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Opening 6.08.2020

A blustery weekend in California fanned fires in many areas. Yesterday, it exacerbated fires in several areas, including a grass fire near 46 and branch road east of Paso Robles. The fire was caused by a man mowing his pasture. It grew to an acre and a half. People are encouraged to mow lawns and…

North County Weather 6.04.2020

Sunny today, but cooler, highs near 90 this afternoon. W winds 10-15 miles per hour. Tonight, cloudy with lows near 60. Tomorrow, mostly sunny, but much cooler, highs near 70. The long term forecast calls for mostly sunny skies through the weekend, but cooler temperatures dropping to the mid 70’s this weekend, then back up…

SLO Protest 6.04.2020

Fearing the worst, 33 businesses in downtown San Luis Obispo boarded their store windows, but the looting never started yesterday. The fourth protest in the county four days started at 2:00 yesterday afternoon. The young protesters marched around San Luis, and ultimately sat down at the intersection of Santa Rosa and Foothill boulevard. That blocked…

C-130’s At The Paso Robles Airport 6.04.2020

While most Paso Roblans were distracted by the protest rally downtown Tuesday night, about four hundred National Guardsmen landed at the Paso Robles airport. Nine C-130 transport planes flew into the airport transporting troops from Moffett Field south of San Francisco, and the Channel Islands air field north of Los Angeles. Joe Ontiveros owns Joe’s…

North County Weather 6.03.2020

Sunny today and warmer, highs near 101 this afternoon. W winds 10-15 miles per hour. Tonight, cloudy with lows near 60. Tomorrow, mostly sunny, but cooler, highs near 90. The long term forecast calls for mostly sunny skies through the weekend, but cooler temperatures dropping to the mid 70s this weekend, then back up to…

Covid-19 SLO Update 6.03.2020

The county reports seven new cases of the corona virus. Seven new confirmed cases of Covid-19 bring the total in San Luis Obispo county to 278. That’s 278 cases out of a population of 285 thousand people. Still only one death. That was the 86-year-old man who was battling cancer.

SLO Protest & Vandalism 6.03.2020

We learn more about the protest in San Luis Obispo Monday night. The Tribune and the police releasing videos which show the protesters throwing rocks, bottles and other projectiles at the police. That occurred at eight Monday night after police ordered the protesters to disburse. When they refused to leave, the police fired tear gas.…

Paso Robles Protest 6.03.2020

A pop-up protest in Paso Robles yesterday. It began at eleven yesterday morning with a short meeting at Carnegie library and continued all day in downtown Paso Robles. Police were aided by officers from other jurisdictions including Atascadero, Pismo Beach, Morro Bay and deputies from the sheriff’s department. Sheriff Ian Parkinson himself came to Paso…

North County Weather 6.02.2020

Partly cloudy today, highs in the low 90’s. W winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tonight, cloudy with lows in the mid 50’s. Tomorrow, partly cloudy, highs in the upper 90’s. The long term forecast calls for mostly sunny skies through the weekend. Cooling back to 90 on Thursday, then sunny and cooler through the weekend.