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Santa Maria 3.22.2021

The city of Santa Maria may drop the logo of Christopher Columbus ship, which was named, the Santa Maria. The school district looking at the same move to be politically correct. One Orcutt man opposes the logo. Many others support it. The logo shows a tall ship, built like the old 15th century Spanish ship…

PRJUSD Ethnic Studies 3.22.2021

Ethnic studies at Paso Robles high school. Tuesday night, the Paso Robles school board will discuss a course in multicultural America. The primary purpose, according to the district, is to educate students to be politically, socially and economically conscious about their personal and cultural connections to local and national history. The course focuses on themes…

Opener For Monday 3.22.2021

Sunny skies today, and all the way through the end of March. That’s the forecast for the north county. This weekend, the high temperatures is expected to reach the mid 70’s. It will hover in the mid 70’s from Saturday through next Wednesday. No rain in the forecast.

In Sports 3.19.2021

High school football kicks off tonight. The Templeton Eagles host the Wasco Tigers. Coach Don Crow tells KPRL the Tigers are good. Templeton has many of their key players returning including quarterback Tyler Kaschewski and running backs Josh Berna and Cody Blankenship and two big lineman are back. Anthony Fischer is 6-7, 265 lbs. Chase…

Monarch Butterflies Act 3.19.2021

Congressman Salud Carbajal is re-introducing two bills that would allocate $155 million dollars to save western monarch butterflies who migrate through the central coast. The Monarch Act would set aside $62.5 million dollars to implement a massive monarch butterfly conservation plan. The Monarch and Pollinator Highway Act would establish a federal grant program available to…

Coastal Commission Virtual Meeting 3.19.2021

The California Coastal Commission met virtually yesterday. The commission discussed a proposal to ban off road vehicles at the Oceano Dunes. The staff recommending that the commission take steps to modify the permit to mandate that state parks discontinue off road vehicles use of the dunes by the year 2026. The commission took a lot…

The Return of High School Football 3.19.2021

Better late than never. North county high school football teams preparing for the first game of their delayed season. At a practice yesterday afternoon at Templeton high school, head coach Don Crow tells KPRL he’s glad it’s finally back. Supervisor John Peschong glad to see high school football returned. Peschong has a son who is…