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North County Weather 5.12.2020

Sunny today after morning clouds, highs this afternoon near 70. WSW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tonight, clear, lows near 45. WNW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Wednesday, sunny with a few clouds, highs in the mid 70’s. WSW winds 5-10 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for mostly sunny skies through this week,…

Summer Concerts 5.12.2020

Paso Robles city officials announcing that they are postponing the Summer Concerts in the Park series until August and September. City officials say the concert series attracts about 2,500 people to the downtown city park – and that the well-being of the residents remains the highest priority. Paso Robles officials saying that they will continue…

Atascadero City Council 5.12.2020

The Atascadero city council has a virtual meeting tonight. The council is not meeting at the rotunda. It’s a virtual meeting. They are teleconferencing. You can hear the meeting live tonight here on KPRL beginning at six this evening. The council will discuss weed abatement. There will be a public hearing for people to vent…

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Opening Monologue 5.12.2020

Did you get any rain at your place early this morning? We had about a 25% chance of rain this morning, but none reported in this section of the north county. Maybe you got some at your place. Maybe some drizzle. We got another update on corona virus in the county yesterday afternoon. Another six…

North County Weather 5.11.2020

Sunny today, highs this afternoon in the mid 70’s. SW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tonight, cloudy, lows in the low 50’s, a 25% chance of rain. SW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tomorrow, sunny with a few clouds, highs near 70. WSW winds 10-20 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for mostly sunny…

Duck and Ducklings 5.11.2020

While hundreds of Atascadero residents and visitors walked around Atascadero Lake on Sunday, Mothers’ Day, a duck and eight ducklings spent the afternoon in the lagoon at the south end of the island. The mother duck led her ducklings to a log extending from the island, which was already occupied by two turtles enjoying the…

Mothers Day and The Printery 5.11.2020

On Sunday, the Atascadero Printery Foundation sold Lasagna Dinners for Mother’s Day. Three board members set up a booth outside the Printery a couple blocks from the Rotunda. Karen McNamara, Gina Cirocco and Greg Ravatt sold the $40 dinners-for-four at a booth outside the fence guarding the old brick building in downtown Atascadero. Proceeds will…

Cruise Protest in Paso 5.11.2020

Several thousand people turned out Friday night for a cruise along Spring street in downtown Paso Robles. Classic and contemporary cars drove back and forth along Spring street between about 8th and 21st street. Some people sat on chairs or stood along Spring street, particularly in the downtown city park. The event was well attended,…