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North County Weather 04.28.2022

Sunny skies, highs near 72. NW winds 15-25 miles per hour. Tonight, partly cloudy, lows near 40. NW winds 15-25 miles per hour. Tomorrow, mainly sunny, highs near 82. N winds 10-15 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for mostly sunny skies thru this weekend. Warmer Saturday and Sunday with highs into the mid…

Brew at the Zoo 04.28.2022

If you like beer and exotic animals, this Saturday is your ultimate adventure. Brew At The Zoo. Terrie Banish says it looks like the weather Saturday will be perfect for the event at the Charles Paddock Zoo in Atascadero. Brew At The Zoo is 5:30 until 9:00 Saturday night at the Charles Paddock Zoo. Lots…

Three Speckled Hens 04.28.2022

Tomorrow night, Three Speckled Hens returns to the Paso Robles events center after a two and a half year absence because of covid and the government-imposed shutdown. So how did this antique show get started? Suzi Fuller and Kathy Marquart tell KPRL it started with a road trip to Washington State. They collected so many…

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Other Stories This Thursday 04.28.2022

Soon you may be able to buy cannabis directly from cultivators at farmers markets. This week, the state assembly committee on business and professions approves legislation that would allow pot farmers to sell marijuana at farmers markets. It would eliminate the middle man, and lower the price of weed that consumers pay at cannabis retail…

ECHO Empty Bowls Fundraiser 04.28.2022

Today is the big annual fundraiser for El Camino Homeless Organization, better known as ECHO. CEO Wendy Lewis tells KPRL this event is not a sit down event, but people can drive up and pick up bowls and soup and desert. Tickets are available on their website, echoshelter.org. However, it may sell out. Empty Bowls…

Oceano Dunes Appeal 04.28.2022

Another setback for off road vehicles at the Oceano Dunes. The second district court of appeal in Los Angeles denies the emergency petition filed by an off-road riding advocacy group, Friends of the Oceano Dunes. They were appealing a ruling by San Luis Obispo superior court judge Tana Coates.

Nurses Picket Twin Cities 04.28.2022

Nurses lined along Las Tablas road in Templeton yesterday, right in front of Twin Cities hospital. Showing their frustration with Tenet over their working conditions. They say the hospital is understaffed, and the nurses can’t offer the care that patients need because of it. Contract negotiations between Tenet and the nurses union continue in May.…

North County Weather 04.27.2022

Sunshine and a few clouds this morning, highs near 77. NW winds 10-15 miles per hour. Tonight, partly cloudy, lows near 42. NW winds 10-15 miles per hour. Tomorrow, partly cloudy, highs near 79. NW winds 10-15 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for mostly sunny skies thru this weekend. Warmer Friday, Saturday and…

In Sports 04.27.2022

The Santa Clara Broncos beat the Cal Poly Mustang baseball team 9-1 last night in Santa Clara. Former Bearcat Mark Armstrong was hit by a pitch when he pinch hit last night. The Mustangs are home this weekend against UC Santa Barbara. The Gauchos are leading the Big West. The Mustangs are in second place.