Local news in San Luis Obispo County including San Miguel, Paso Robles, Shandon, Templeton, Atascadero, Santa Margarita, San Luis Obispo, Avila Beach, Morro Bay, Cayucos, Cambria, Pismo Beach, Arroyo Grande, Santa Maria, and other cities along the Central Coast of California.

In Sports 10.22.2018

The Templeton Eagles led most of the game, but lost a heart breaker to San Luis Obispo high school 42-38 Friday night. Next up for the Eagles, Nipomo. The Paso Robles Bearcats lost to St. Joseph 46-14. Friday, the Bearcats will play the Greyhounds at Atascadero high school in their annual rivalry game to complete…

Joan the Octopus 10.22.2018

Joan the octopus was delivered back to her home in the ocean near Cambria. When Joan showed up at the Avila beach aquarium last January, KPRL talked with Emily Sampson, who described Joan as a great ambassador. Joan outgrew her tank, and octopuses are escape artists. So as promised, the fisherman who found Joan in…

Lindsay Long Range Forecast 10.22.2018

The climate prediction center out with its long range forecast, and they’re predicting a return of El Nino this winter. According to PG and E meteorologist John Lindsay, the climate prediction center reports that El Nino is favored in the next couple of months and has about a 70-75% chance to continue through the northern…

Hit and Run 10.22.2018

The CHP is still asking for your help in finding a vehicle that struck and killed a homeless man in Paso Robles on October 11th. After the car struck the man, it took off without checking on the man’s condition or contacting the CHP. The vehicle is described as a gold Toyota Sienna minivan with…

School Board 10.22.2018

A big week this week for the Paso Robles school board. The board of trustees meet tomorrow night at the school district office. During a closed door session at 5:30, the board will begin the superintendent’s mid-year evaluation. If you would like to give your input on the superintendent’s job performance, you are encouraged to…

Prop 6 – 10.22.2018

It’s known as Proposition 6 – The Gas Tax Repeal initiative. Saturday, hundreds of people turned out at the Sunken Gardens in Atascadero to rally for its passage in the upcoming election. Carl de Maio spearheading the drive for passage of the initiative which would repeal the increase in the gas tax. Carl de Maio…

In Sports 10.19.2018

The Templeton Eagles are hosting a surprising San Luis Obispo team tonight. Coach Tyler Lane says after two games in Santa Maria, the Eagles are glad to return home. The Eagles hosting San Luis Obispo tonight. Kick off is at seven. You can hear the game live tonight here on am 1230, KPRL. The Paso…

River K Pumpkin Patch 10.19.2018

Two skeletons playing dueling banjos at the River K Pumpkin Patch on North River road in Paso Robles. One of several attractions at the River K Pumpkin Patch celebrating its 49th year of operation. The River K Pumpkin Patch is open from nine until eight every day to Halloween. Just go north on North River…

Earthquake Drill 10.19.2018

Are you familiar with the basic earthquake safety skill of “Drop, cover and hold on”? Yesterday marked the 10th anniversary of the “Great Shakeout” earthquake drills that originated in southern California. The event now spans the U.S. and extends around the world. In California, the drill began at 10:18 am and participants dropped to the…