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Atascadero City Council 6.22.2021

Atascadero city council meets this evening, virtually. The council will approve a proclamation honoring first responders in the city. They will also discuss an increase in sewer rates. The council meeting gets underway at 6:00 pm. You can hear the meeting live here on KPRL beginning at 6:00 pm, Tuesday, June 22, 2021.

Opener For Tuesday 6.22.2021

Cooler today in the north county. Highs this afternoon in the upper 70’s, and that will continue tomorrow. Despite the cooler conditions the drought becoming more noticeable. Lake levels are dropping, and you’ve probably noticed the hillsides turning brown. Santa margarita lake now at 65% of its capacity. That’s down from 84% at this time…

North County Weather 6.21.2021

Sunny with highs near 84. SW winds 15-25 miles per hour this afternoon. Overnight, partly cloudy, lows near 63. SW winds 10-15 miles per hour. Tomorrow, mostly sunny, highs near 79. SW winds 10-20 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for temperatures to stay cooler until Saturday. Saturday and Sunday it will heat up…

In Sports 6.21.2021

The US Open completed yesterday at Torrey Pines golf course in San Diego. John Rahm of Spain and University of Arizona won the US Open. He was four under par yesterday to finish six under. One stroke back, Larry Oosthuisen of South Africa finished second. Xander Schauffele finished five strokes back in a six way…

Juneteenth 6.21.2021

It’s a brand new national holiday, but several dozen people celebrated Juneteenth in Paso Robles Saturday afternoon. Juanetta Perkins organized the event. She said she was pleased with the turn out. Juneteenth will be celebrated each year on June 19th. It commemorates the day back in 1865 when slaves in Galveston Texas were told they…

Paso Robles School Board 6.21.2021

Several important issues facing the Paso Robles school district. At tomorrow night’s meeting the school board will discuss the maps for the trustee’s districts. Chief business officer Brad Pawlowski will be our guest on Sound Off this afternoon to explain the options. The board will also look at a proposed resolution to ban the teaching…

Fires in Paso Robles 6.21.2021

Two fires yesterday in Paso Robles. Yesterday afternoon, a fire broke out in the Salinas riverbed near Sulphur Springs road, just north of the 46 overpass. When fire fighters arrived the found a 50 x 50 foot spot fire burning grass, brush and trash from an encampment in the riverbed. The fire was extinguished within…

North County Weather 6.18.2021

Sunny with highs near 98. SW winds 10-20 miles per hour this afternoon. Overnight, partly cloudy, lows near 60. SW winds 10-15 miles per hour. Tomorrow, mostly sunny, highs near 96. SW winds 10-20 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for temperatures to cool off gradually 92 Sunday in the north county. Then high…

In Sports 6.18.2021

The US Open underway at Torrey Pines golf course in San Diego. Russel Henley of the US and Larry Oosthuisen of South Africa share the lead at 4 under par. Xander Schauffele is two strokes back, tied with Hideki Matsuyama among others. Xander’s caddie is Austin Kaiser who grew up in Atascadero playing golf at…