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Dancing With Our Stars 01.14.2019

Today, tickets go on sale for Dancing With Our Stars, which is coming up in late March in Atascadero. Jeanne Malik, who is Atascadero’s Citizen of the Year, says you can buy tickets by going to the library’s website: friendsoftheatascaderolibrary.org. Tickets going on sale beginning at seven this morning, and it will sell out. It’s…

Paso City Council 01.14.2019

The Paso Robles city council meets tomorrow night at the library conference room. The council will discuss alternatives to district elections for city council members. They will also discuss the city’s municipal code regarding hazardous fuel and weed abatement. The council meeting gets underway at 6:30 tomorrow night. You can hear the meeting live here…

Tax Returns 01.14.2019

If you’re a senior and you need help doing your taxes, Mike Cussen and Heidi Seeley are volunteering again this year, with about a dozen helpers. This week, you’re advised to call the senior center of the library to make an appointment. The tax aid is free. Mike Cussen and Heidi Seeley run the program…

Teachers Strike 01.14.2019

Teachers in the LA school district walk out on strike today. On Friday, the teacher’s union rejected a new offer from the LA unified school district. And the two sides did not renew talks over the weekend. The teachers want more pay, smaller class size, more nurses and more counselors. The school district says to…

Templeton Shandon 01.14.2019

Templeton and Shandon school district have to cut spending in order to maintain a prudent reserve fund. Templeton must maintain a 3% reserve. Shandon required by the state to maintain a 5% reserve. According to the Tribune, Shandon is looking at cutting almost $300 thousand dollars from its five million dollar budget. Templeton will need…

Sign 01.14.2019

Pictures of a sign at War Memorial stadium are going viral. The sign went up recently, it’s on the backside of a new scoreboard which superintendent Chris Williams ordered for the football stadium behind Flamson middle school. The sign says Paso Robles joint unified school district. The district of excellence. Unfortunately, excellence is misspelled. The…

Rain 01.14.2019

High winds and rain forecast this week in the north county. Forecasters say we’ll get a series of storms on the central coast. Bringing rain off and on until Thursday. The storm on Friday caused temporary closure of highway one in Big Sur. That roadway may be impacted as the storms batter the coast this…

North County Weather 01.11.2019

Foggy this morning, rain this afternoon, highs in the low 60’s. More rain tonight, with lows in the mid 40’s. Morning clouds with sunshine tomorrow afternoon. Highs again in the upper 50’s. The extended forecast calls for cloudy skies Sunday, with rain from Sunday afternoon through Thursday of next week. We may get two and…