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In Sports 6.02.2021

Last night, Lebron James of the LA Lakers leaves the court five minutes before the game is over during a blow-out in Phoenix. The Suns beat the Lakers by 30 points, 115-85 to take a 3-2 lead in the Best of Seven series. The Shandon softball team hosting a first round CIF playoff game tomorrow…

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Other Stories This Wednesday 6.02.2021

The California DMV is asking for more than $60 million dollars to put more services online. The director of the DMV wants to make permanent changes which were implemented during the government-imposed shutdown of the DMV. No word how that may impact the long lines you see every day around the Paso Robles DMV office.…

Westefx Services Hiring 6.02.2021

Today, Westefx Services is interviewing applicants for acting and special effects jobs at Camp Roberts and Fort Hunter Liggett this summer. The actors will dress up like they were people living in a middle east village. Westefx is also looking for special effects people. Pay is $16-20 per hour. The interviews take place today from…

SLO May Drop To Yellow Tier 6.02.2021

San Luis Obispo county may drop into the yellow tier next week. That may come next Tuesday. That would reduce restrictions imposed by the government on local businesses and restore many personal freedoms. Yesterday, the San Luis Obispo county health department reporting just one point five cases per 100,000 residents. That’s the lowest recorded so…

Murderer Dies in San Quentin 6.02.2021

At San Quentin prison Monday, a convicted sex offender and murderer from San Luis Obispo county found dead in his cell. Back in 1986, Richard Allen Benson molested, tortured and killed a Nipomo woman and her three young children. The kids were ages 23 months to four years. Benson was a parolee with a history…

Paso Robles City Council Meeting 6.02.2021

There was no Paso Robles city council meeting last night. The council will meet Thursday night, and they will meet virtually again. Mayor Steve says the community at large is also seeing increased reopening and a return of personal freedoms. He says the council may reopen meetings again in a few months. Tomorrow night, they’ll…

North County Weather 6.01.2021

Sunny with highs near 90. SW winds this afternoon 10-20 miles per hour. Overnight, partly cloudy, lows near 53. WSW winds 15-25 miles per hour. Tomorrow sunny, highs in the mid 90’s. W winds 10-20 miles per hour. Mostly sunny skies through this first week of June, cooling off Friday and Saturday into the mid…

In High School Sports 6.01.2021

The Templeton Eagles girls soccer team lost to Kingsburg in overtime 1-0 in the CIF championships. So the Eagles finish second in CIF. The Templeton baseball team, swept a double header with Paso Robles, 1-0 and 9-6. The Eagles will now wait for the CIF play-offs. They’ll host their first playoff game June 9th at…

College Baseball 6.01.2021

The baseball season ended Sunday for the Cal Poly Mustangs, but on a positive note. The Cal Poly Mustangs beat Hawaii 6-2 Sunday to complete a four game sweep. The Mustangs won the final seven games of the season and 11 of their final twelve games. In Sunday’s game, red shirt freshman Brooks Lee hit…

Summer Concerts Return 6.01.2021

One month from now, summer concerts return to the north county. The 20th annual concerts in the park begin July 1st at the downtown city park in Paso Robles. Linda Plescia of the city of Paso Robles says the concerts will be held Thursday evenings at the downtown city park. Atascadero’s Saturday in the park…