Shandon Man Found Dead at Discovered Crash Site

A fatal car crash was discovered on Santa Rita Road east of Indian Camp Road yesterday morning. Authorities have identified the driver as Wacey Stockdale of Shandon. The CHP says Stockdale crashed his 1998 GMC Sonoma late Sunday night or early Monday morning. The vehicle rolled down a steep embankment into a creek. The Stockdale…

Atascadero City Council Meets Tonight

The Atascadero City Council meets tonight at the Rotunda. The meeting gets underway at 6:05. You can hear the meeting live here on KPRL. The council will consider an update to the new sign ordinance. They’ll also award a $2 million dollar contract for CalPortland Construction to build the Centennial Bridge and Plaza Project. Tomorrow,…

Trad Berti Places 1st in State Meet

Paso Robles High School middle-distance runner Trad Berti placed first in the mile at the Meet of Champions Saturday night at Azusa Pacific. Running against the top high school milers in the state, Berti ran the mile in 4:10.55. He edged out Callum Bolger of San Luis Obispo High School, who finished second in 4:11.13.…

Kern County Struggles with Retirement Benefits

Kern County is struggling to pay its employee retirement benefits. The bill goes up another $1.8 million dollars next year. Retirement costs facing Kern County have inspired supervisors to increase the annual contribution rates for their employee retirement system. The supervisors expected to increase those rates at their meeting tomorrow. According to the Kern County…

Road Work to Begin Throughout Paso

Now that spring has arrived, the city of Paso Robles Public Works Department is renewing work on city streets. Ditus Esperanza tells KPRL work will begin soon on River Oaks Drive by North River Oaks; Stoney Creek Road at Creston Road; Charolais Road south of Creston Road; a portion of Brahma Street; Niblick Road by…

Atascadero Hosts Another Eagle Ranch Meeting

Atascadero is holding another open house this week on the Eagle Ranch development environmental impact report.  The Open House will be Wednesday from 4-6 in the afternoon at the Atascadero Lake Pavilion.  The city will conduct a public comment meeting Thursday at the City Council Chambers in the Rotunda.  That meeting will be held at…

SLOStringer Memorial Service to be Held

A memorial service for SLOStringer will be held on Wednesday. The service is open to the public. It will be held at 11:00 Wednesday morning at Mountainbrook Church in San Luis. That’s the church on the hill above the KSBY TV’s office. The address is 1775 Calle Joaquin. It’s just off Los Osos Valley Road.…

Fundraiser for Hermitage Priests to be Held

The recent rain and wind storms have cut off a group of Catholic priests at the Camaldoli Hermitage near Big Sur, Jackie Beato of Templeton is raising money to help the Camaldoli Hermitage. Tomorrow evening, there will be a concert and soup dinner at Mission San Luis Obispo tomorrow night. The concert and soup dinner…