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In Sports 3.31.2021

In the NCAA Play Offs for men’s basketball, Gonzaga easily beats USC to advance to the final four in the NCAA Play Offs. The score, Gonzaga 85, USC 66. In the other game last night, UCLA seeded #11 in their bracket, upset #1 seeded Michigan 51-49 in overtime. So the final four play Saturday. Baylor…

Cal Poly Applications 3.31.2021

Cal Poly has been flooded with applications to attend the university. Because of the pandemic, the university has room for less than one in ten of those who applied. But it varies by department. The college of science and mathematics can only accommodate one in 16 applicants, but the odds are better for the college…

Fire in the Riverbed 3.31.2021

On Tuesday at approximately 8:37 PM, Paso Robles Fire and Emergency Services responded to a report of a vegetation fire in the riverbed south of the Niblick bridge, near Larry Moore Park. Firefighters found a ¼ acre vegetation fire in the riverbed burning in and around trees and brush. The fire was contained within 20…

Red Tier For SLO Co 3.31.2021

San Luis Obispo county health department reports 42 new cases of coronavirus yesterday. The county remains in the red tier. That means the spread of coronavirus is considered, substantial. Data indicates the county’s adjusted case average to be 6.9 cases per one hundred thousand people per day over a seven-day period. That’s a small decrease,…

Opener For Wednesday 3.31.2021

1500 young immigrants may be headed to Camp Roberts. The immigrants part of the flood of thousands of young people crossing the border from Mexico. Most are believed to be from Mexico and central America, but officials say others may be from other countries ranging from Yemen in Africa to countries in the far east.…

North County Weather 3.30.2021

Sunny in the north county, highs near 80. NE winds 5-10 miles per hour. Clear skies tonight, lows near 40. Easterly winds 5-10 miles per hour. Tomorrow, sunny and warmer, highs near 85. Easterly winds 5-10 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for mostly sunny through the weekend. Highs ranging in the low 80’s.

Mission Prep Birthday Celebration 3.30.2021

Yesterday, students at Mission College Prep honored one of their oldest graduates on her birthday. Mrs. Mellow turned 97 yesterday. She graduated from Mission high school back in 1942. Back then, they were the Mission High School Indians. The mascot was changed after the school was closed for several years in the early 70’s. They…