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Weather 2.20.2019

Forecasters say we’ll see cloudy skies with some light showers today. The rain expected to start around eleven this morning, but clear by four this afternoon. Just some scattered showers today in the north county, then sunshine tomorrow through Tuesday. Forecasters say we’ll see more rain in early March. Meanwhile, reservoir levels remain at 66%…

In Sports 2.19.2019

The only one county soccer team still alive in the playoffs. The San Luis Obispo girls soccer team hosting Clovis this afternoon at San Luis Obispo high school. Clovis upset central to set up today’s match up. High school baseball resumes this week. The Paso robles Bearcats travel to San Luis Obispo in a preseason,…

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Peanuts Art Theft 2.19.2019

Cartoon art stolen at an art gallery in the Southland. Thieves broke into a southern California gallery last week, stealing artwork depicting Charlie Brown and other characters from the comic strip “Peanuts.” The Los Angeles Times reports that a security guard patrolling an open-air mall in Costa Mesa discovered a glass door smashed at the…

Shooting In Chicago 2.19.2019

We learn more today about that mass shooting in Chicago. 45-year-old Gary Martin was getting terminated from his job at a warehouse. That’s when he pulled a gun and started shooting managers and co-workers. He killed five people, including a college intern who was on his first day on the job. He also shot and…

Sarah Hale 2.19.2019

Sarah Hale returns to court Thursday for her arraignment. The 21-year-old Paso Robles woman is accused of killing a man who tried to stop her from driving home drunk from a brewery in downtown Paso Robles. Jose Montes Guillen jumped on Hale’s car as she was driving away from Santa Maria Brewing company. She sped…

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Armed Robbery 2.19.2019

An armed robbery and attempted carjacking last night near Avila beach. The sheriff’s department received a 911 call to the parking lot at Cave Landing road, known as Pirates Cove. The victim said two men came up to his drivers car window, pulled a gun and threatened him. He drove off and called 911. The…

Short Term Rentals 2.19.2019

The debate over short-term, vacation rentals continues tonight before Paso Robles city council. Two weeks ago, the Paso Robles city council heard public testimony and debated the issue before they approved an urgency ordinance. Now, councilman John Hamon is asking the council to repeal that urgency ordinance because he says he has an indirect connection…