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Tesla Hopes To Open in SLO 05.23.2022

Tesla hopes to open a car dealership on Calle Joaquin in San Luis Obispo. Last week, the city architectural review commission approved the project. It will go to the planning commission on Wednesday. Right now, the closest Tesla dealership is in Santa Barbara. But many Tesla owners say they enjoy the drive south because they…

Gas Prices Up again 05.23.2022

If you’re planning on driving anywhere this coming Memorial Day weekend, you can plan on paying about $1.50 more per gallon of gas than you paid last year. According to AAA, the average price for a gallon of gas in the US is about $4.60 a gallon. In California, it’s just over $6. Gas prices…

No Monkey Pox in SLO 05.23.2022

Dr. Penny Borenstein reports there are no known cases of monkey pox in San Luis Obispo. And there are no cases in California. Only one case of the rare African disease reported in the US, and it’s in Massachusetts. Monkey pox is not as contagious as small pox. But a few isolated cases in Europe,…

Creston Fire 05.23.2022

Firefighters contained a structure fire at a single-family dwelling in Creston Friday. The fire started around 4:50 Friday afternoon in the 4000 block of N. Ryan road. And spread to nearby vegetation. The fire burned about 1/4 acre in total. No injuries were reported. The cause is under investigation. Reports say that the structure was…

25th Annual Ag Day 05.23.2022

The 25th Annual Ag Day brought kids and farm animals together at Glenn Speck Elementary School in Paso Robles Friday. Goats, chickens, rabbits, draft horses and milk cow machines visited the campus for the annual event. Elementary school children walked between animal groups to get a first hand look, and often the opportunity to touch…

Atascadero Lake Fest 05.23.2022

Bremen town performs Saturday at Atascadero lake Saturday. Part of Lake Fest which included more than 40 booths for kids, with rock painting, face painting, glitter tattoos. There was also a fish derby. The crowd pleaser was the boat race where kids made boats at the park, and then raced them in the lake. Zack…

Opener For Monday 05.23.2022

Sunny all the way through Memorial Day. Hotter today and tomorrow. Up into the 90’s, then temperatures will drop into the 80’s and stay cooler through the weekend. No rain in the forecast, but the weather on Memorial Day weekend should be ideal for outdoor activities.

North County Weather 05.20.2022

Sunny, but cooler in the north county, highs near 80. WNW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tonight, clear skies, lows near 45. NW winds 10-15 miles per hour. Tomorrow, mostly sunny, but much cooler, highs near 77. WSW winds 10-20 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for mostly sunny skies thru the weekend. Highs…

In Sports 05.20.2022

The Paso Robles Bearcat softball team travels to Clovis today in the first round of the CIF championships. CIF put the Bearcats in division one, so they’re in a playoff bracket with some big schools. The Bearcats playing Clovis at 4:30 this afternoon in Clovis. Clovis is seeded #3. Paso Robles #6. The winner of…

Inflation in California 05.20.2022

You see it every time you go to the gas pump. Prices are going up. Now, the governor is proposing an 18 billion dollar inflation-relief package that will provide 11.5 billion dollars in tax refunds for vehicle owners, and 933 million dollars in retention bonuses for healthcare workers treating covid. Unfortunately, economists say the governor’s…