Templeton High Vandalized

    Vandalism discovered Saturday morning at Templeton High School. A swastika and racial slurs were written on several windows of the school. The vandals also flooded with a garden house the school gymnasium, causing thousands of dollars in damage to the hardwood floor. Because the crime qualifies as a hate crime, the FBI has…

Cockfighting Operation Discovered in Los Osos

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County officials discovered 18 roosters and tools used for cockfighting in Los Osos yesterday.
Deputies served multiple search warrants related to possession of roosters used for fighting.
Deputies discovered the roosters in a coop in rural Los Osos off Clark Valley Road.
No arrests were made.
The investigation is ongoing.

Linza Earl Russell Denied Parole

  Parole denied for a San Luis Obispo man who stabbed to death his girlfriend because he believed she aborted his unborn child. 57-year-old Linza Earl Russell will not be eligible for another parole hearing until 2022. He was convicted of first-degree murder in September of 1989 for the death of 21-year-old Kellie Ann Daniels.…

SLO High School Teacher Resigns

A San Luis Obispo High School Teacher resigns after widespread protests over a letter he wrote to the school’s student paper saying that those who commit homosexual acts “deserve to die.” Special education teacher Michael Stack tendered his resignation yesterday. He did not show up for work after someone called the school and threatened his…

CA Attorney General Files Case Against Atascadero Woman

  The California Attorney General’s Office is taking an 86-year-old Atascadero woman to trial for allegedly electioneering at a polling place during last June’s primary. 86-year-old Edie Knight of Atascadero was allegedly caught on video asking a vote if he or she were coming in to vote in the June election. An unidentified Democrat video…