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Weather 3.21.2019

Forecasters say we may see some showers this morning. Those will dissipate (around 8) and we’ll enjoy mostly cloudy skies today. Then early Saturday morning we’ll see showers again. Over half an inch of rain fell yesterday in most parts of the north county. More than that at higher elevations. 8 tenths of an inch…

In Sports 3.20.2019

The Paso Robles Bearcat baseball team upset the undefeated San Luis Obispo Tigers Tuesday night, 9-3. Senior southpaw pitcher Lucas Climer got the win for the Bearcats. Those teams play again Friday night in San Luis Obispo. The Paso Robles softball team beat Arroyo Grande 11-2. The Atascadero Greyhound softball team beat Templeton 7-0. Greyhound…

Apartment Fire 3.20.2019

An apartment fire in Paso Robles yesterday afternoon displaces about 29 people. The fire broke out around 12:45 in the 7200 block of Alamo Creek, not far from Virginia Peterson elementary school. Firefighters were able to contain the fire to one unit and prevent it from spreading to seven other units. The building’s electrical system…

Paso Robles on Homeless Shelter 3.20.2019

“ A hand-up, not a hand out.” That’s how councilman John Hamon described the proposal to build a homeless shelter next to the Paso Robles water treatment facility. The proposal approved unanimously Tuesday night includes an application for a state grant for $140 thousand dollars to build a 5,000 square foot shelter with 36 beds.…

Weather 3.20.2019

After threatening late yesterday, the rain began early this morning over the north county. Around 4:00 a deluge soaked Paso Robles and sent run-off down the streets to the Salinas river bed. Forecasters say we’ll get showers today, but mostly sunny skies tomorrow, and continuing through the weekend. As for levels at local reservoirs, lake…

North County Weather 3.19.2019

Cloudy today, a 40% chance of showers this evening, highs in the upper 60’s. Tonight, cloudy with a 50% chance of showers, lows in the upper 40’s. Tomorrow, cloudy with a 50% chance of morning showers, highs in the upper 50’s. The extended forecast calls for clearing Thursday. Then mostly sunny skies until Friday. Rain…

In Sports 3.19.2019

The Paso Robles baseball team’s game against undefeated San Luis Obispo will be played at 6:00 tonight at Paso Robles high school. Because of the threat of rain Wednesday, the game was moved up one day. It’s the first conference game for the Bearcats (7-5.) The Tigers are a perfect 10-0. Lucas Climer will start…

New Team in San Luis 3.19.2019

In an effort to make downtown San Luis obispo more attractive, the property-based business improvement district is planning to hire a team of eight ambassadors who would greet visitors and help connect the homeless roaming the downtown area to services. An assessment would bring in $800 thousand dollars a year to fund the effort. Besides…