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North County Weather 3.06.2019

Cloudy today with showers, SSW winds 20-30 miles per hour, highs in the upper 50’s. Tonight, a 20% chance of rain, lows in the mid 40’s. Tomorrow, cloudy with a 20% chance of rain, highs in the mid 50’s. The long range forecast calls for sunshine again Friday and Saturday, with rain returning late Sunday.

In Sports 3.06.2019

The Templeton boys volleyball team beat Santa Maria 3-1 last night. Templeton Varsity and JV baseball games are canceled due to field conditions. Paso Robles baseball team has a game scheduled Wednesday afternoon at Righetti in Santa Maria. That game to get underway at 3:30, weather permitting. The Paso Robles softball team hosts El Diamante…

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Surfing Goats 3.06.2019

The surfing goats of Pismo beach visit bubble gum alley in San Luis Obispo and take a bite out of the collection of gum. Dana Mcgregor says on his surfing goats Facebook page that the goats loved it. He says his goats can eat just about anything. The two goats are named Goatee and Pismo.…

Benbow Girls 3.06.2019

Two girls who were lost in the redwoods near Benbow say they stayed alive those two cold nights by huddling together under a Huckleberry bush and thinking “happy thoughts.” Benbow is about 200 miles northwest of Sacramento. The girls went on a hike last Friday. They walked past a marker that was their boundary because…

Border Crossing 3.06.2019

The US Border Patrol is reporting record numbers of illegal aliens crossing the border without authorization. In February, more than 76,000 migrants crossed the border without authorization. That’s the greatest number in any month of February in the past 12 years. The commissioner of Customs and Border Protection says that about 90% of the migrants…

Paso Robles City Council 3.06.2019

Paso Robles city council said farewell to Iris Yang, who served as city attorney for 33 years. Mayor Steve Martin presented her with a proclamation for her service to the city. Yang fought back tears as she described how much she enjoyed working as city attorney. Iris Yang said the respect and civility with which…

Double Murder 3.06.2019

We learn more today about the pregnant 27-year-old woman stabbed to death at Heritage Ranch. Carrington Brousard grew up in San Miguel and graduated from Paso Robles H.S. While living in Heritage Ranch, she worked at Rock’n-Robles Grill and Pizza Kitchen on Heritage Loop road. Her last day of work was February 28th. She spent…

Templeton Accident 3.06.2019

A 17-year-old girl killed last night in Templeton, after she stepped into traffic on highway 101. The girl’s identity has not been released. The girl was walking on the right hand shoulder of northbound 101, just north of the Las Tablas road off ramp last night. CHP officers are investigating why the girl stepped into…

Rain 3.06.2019

Standing water on the roadways, but last night’s rain did not meet expectations. Regardless more rain fell, and water levels continue to increase at local reservoirs. Public utilities director Dick Mckinley tells city council last night. The report this morning is that the water level is now up to 74% at lake Nacimiento. That’s up…