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Elections in SLO County 06.09.2022

The elections in San Luis Obispo county still hanging in the air while we wait for the county clerk-recorder’s officer to resume counting ballots. 30,000 ballots remain to be counting. They will start counting them tomorrow morning at nine. Because many of those who voted late were republican voters. People are anxious to see if…

Opening Weather 06.09.2022

Temperatures climbing up over the century mark late this week, then cooling off Sunday and Monday. Highs will reach 104 tomorrow, so if you’re going to the Paso Robles high school graduation Friday night, you probably won’t need an overcoat. Incidentally they pushed back the start of that commencement exercise one hour so that it…

North County Weather 06.08.2022

Sunny with a few clouds today in the north county, highs near 96. NW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tonight, clear skies, lows near 56. NW winds 15-25 miles per hour. Tomorrow, sunny skies, highs near 100. NNW winds 10-20 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for mostly sunny skies this week. With a…

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Other Stories This Wednesday 06.08.2022

A motion to dismiss the Kristin Smart murder case is denied by Monterey county superior court judge Jennifer O’keefe. O’keefe is new to the bench, but she’s presiding over the murder trial of Paul Flores and his dad. The trial moved to Monterey county because of pretrial publicity in San Luis Obispo county. The price…

Aids Bicycle Ride 06.07.2022

More than 2400 bicyclists rode into the Paso Robles Event Center yesterday as part of the aids/lifecycle ride. During day three of the ride, the cyclists rode south from King City. They are supported by about 500 volunteers. Together, they are raising $17.8 million dollars to fight the aids virus. The bike ride took a…

Honoring Four Legendary Bearcats 06.08.2022

A ceremony at Paso Robles highs school yesterday to celebrate four legendary Bearcats. They include a librarian, two teachers, and an extraordinary athlete. Bertha Phillips was honored for her role as librarian at Paso Robles high school for several decades. Her son, Jay Phillips, spoke at the multipurpose room yesterday. Phillips shared some heart warming…

North County Weather 06.07.2022

Sunny today in the north county, highs near 96. NW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tonight, clear skies, lows near 53. NW winds 15-25 miles per hour. Tomorrow, sunny skies, highs near 96. NNW winds 10-20 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for mostly sunny skies this week. With a gradual warming trend. Temperatures…

In Sports 06.07.2022

The NCAA play offs wrap up yesterday, setting the stage for the Super Regionals this weekend. Stanford beat Texas State 4-3 to advance. And Oregon State beat Vanderbilt 7-6. So, this weekend in Palo Alto, #2 Stanford plays U-Conn in a best of three series. In Corvallis, Oregon, #3 Oregon State hosts #14 Auburn. In…