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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.

Three Speckled Hens 04.27.2022

Returning to Paso Robles after a two and a half year absence, one of the most popular events at the Paso Robles event center. Susi Fuller says the antique dealers have been setting aside items to sell this weekend at the Paso Robles event center. Three Speckled Hens is this Friday, Saturday and Sunday at…