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Other Stories Tuesday May 28, 2019

Two vans stolen from the Atascadero school district recovered Friday night. They were located at Hope Lutheran church, not far from the district transportation center, where they were stolen. School district employees discovered someone had broken into one of the buildings and stolen two vans. A member of the community called police and advised them…

Vaping by Paso Middle Schoolers 5.28.2019

Nine Paso Robles students at Lewis Middle School received emergency medical attention Friday after using a cannabis vape pen. Assistant superintendent Jennifer Gaviola said the nine students were evaluated for symptoms resulting from inhaling vape pen-concentrated cannabis at school. All of the students were treated and then released to their parents or school officials. None…

Oceano Dunes Fatality 5.28.2019

A 24-year-old man from Tulare killed Sunday in an off-road vehicle crash at the Oceano Dunes. California state parks officials responded around 4 Sunday afternoon to reports of a single off-road vehicle crash involving two men in the area known as Post 5 and one half primaries. The driver was pronounced dead at the scene.…

Highway 41 Crash 5.28.2019

A crash on highway forty one closed the roadway for several hours Saturday morning. Atascadero police and fire department responded at 10:21 Saturday morning. Two vehicles had crashed head on. All of the occupants were injured. The driver of one vehicle sustained moderate to major injuries. All of the injured people were transported by ambulance…

Memorial Day 5.28.2019

Sunny weather enhanced Memorial Day ceremonies in several north county locations yesterday. At the Faces of Freedom in Atascadero, more than 600 hundred turned out for the 11th annual Memorial Day ceremony. The Roller and Zalusky families honored ancestors and relatives who served in several wars. Also honored, Forest Johnson and Colonel Bill Hatch, who…

Cruise Night 5.24.2019

Cruise Night tonight in downtown Paso Robles. It’s part of the Classic Car Show presented by the Golden Classics Car Club and the city of Paso Robles. Over 300 cars are expected to participate. The Classic Car Cruise down Spring street is from 6-8 this evening. The Classic Car Show at the downtown city park…

Other Stories This Friday 5.24.2019

A motorcyclist critically injured following a crash on highway one north of Ragged Point. The crash occurred around 5 Wednesday afternoon. A Santa Maria Uber driver accused of raping a rider, was caught at the US-Mexico border. 37-year-old Shadi Aziz Abdul was transported to Santa Barbara county jail and booked on suspicion of rape. The…

Grand Jury 5.24.2019

The San Luis Obispo county grand jury releases its summary of findings and recommendations for the 2017-2018 grand jury. It includes five reports. #1. Our County Can Do Better: The crisis inside the walls of the psychiatric health facility. #2 A Look at County Behavioral Health Services: A time for improvement is now. #3 Inspection…

Leadership 5.24.2019

The San Luis Obispo county community foundation presented leadership awards to high school seniors who demonstrated leadership potential to their school and community. Dr. Julian Crocker served as host of the event at the supervisors chambers. The Richard J. Weyrich leadership awards were presented to one or two seniors from each county high school. It…