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School District 2.01.2019

Some new developments with the Paso Robles school district. The principal at Paso Robles high school resigns. Eric Martinez will finish out the year, and leave in June. A picture manifests in social media showing the former superintendent Chris Williams, and former athletic director Rich Clayton celebrating the opening of a new brewery in Paso…

Boundaries 2.01.2019

At the Paso Robles public safety center last night, local community leaders and others worked on boundaries for city council seats. Two council members, a school board trustee, city staff and others worked on how to create four same-sized districts in the city of Paso Robles. City councilwoman Maria Elena Garcia worked on boundary exercise…

Weather 2.01.2019

The first day of February, and it’s safe to say the local groundhogs will not be seeing their shadows tomorrow. Cloudy skies with wind and rain later today and tomorrow. Then, rain off and on through Tuesday, but the heaviest rain fall is later today and early tomorrow. We may get up to two inches…

In Sports 1.31.2019

The Paso Robles high school boys basketball team beats Pioneer Valley on a last second bank shot by Devon Perez. Perez banked in a 15-foot jumper as time expired with Pioneer Valley leading 51-50. The final score, 52-51. Bearcats on top. Coach Derek Jasper tells KPRL it was a good win. Payton Ramos hit five…

Elephant Seals 1.31.2019

In northern California, elephant seals took advantage of the federal government shut down to occupy a beach in a popular tourist area in the Point Reyes national seashore. About 60 adult seals knocked over a fence, and moved onto the beach. They also occupied a neighboring parking lot built for human beach-goers. The elephant seals…

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North County Shooting 1.31.2019

The wife of a north county man is suing the county over his shooting death. Josh Gallardo was shot to death by sheriff’s deputies one year ago. Early in the morning on January 24th, he was pulled over on 101 near Santa Barbara road in Atascadero. Sheriff’s deputies say when they approached the car, Gallardo…

Paso Workshop 1.31.2019

Tonight, the Paso Robles city council will conduct a workshop on efforts to draw geographic districts. That workshop tonight to draw the boundaries for city council members in Paso Robles will be held this evening at the public safety center. It gets underway at 6:30.