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Bank Robbery 9.24.2019

A masked man robbed Pacific Premier Bank Monday afternoon. The robbery occurred shortly after one at the bank, which is located in the 500 block of 12th street, just off Spring street. A man entered the bank wearing a blue long sleeved shirt, blue jeans, gloves, a fedora and a mask that resembled an elderly…

Atascadero City Council Meeting 9.24.2019

Habit Burger in Atascadero is so popular, traffic is backing up on to El Camino Real. That’s one reason Atascadero city council is going to talk tonight about drive-throughs in the city. They’re not worried about drive-throughs creating air pollution, which led to their ban in San Luis Obispo. City councilwoman Roberta Fonzi tells KPRL…

Paso Robles School Board 9.24.2019

The Paso Robles School Board meets tonight at the district office on Niblick Road. Assistant Superintendent Carol Kenyon will give the board an update on the Arts Academy at Bauer Speck Elementary School on Spring and 26th street. The temporary campus has been plagued with problems since it opened next to the Flamson Middle School…

North County Weather 9.23.2019

Sunny today, highs in the upper 80’s. WNW winds 10-15 miles per hour. Tonight, clear with lows in the low 50’s. Tomorrow, sunny, highs near 100. The extended forecast calls for a warm weather through Wednesday, then a cooling trend with temperatures into the low 70’s this weekend. A chance of rain Friday and Saturday.

In Sports 9.23.2019

The Templeton Eagles lost to Liberty 23-20 in Madera. The Paso Robles Bearcats beat Pioneer Valley 35-21. Redwood of Visalia over Atascadero 51-6. San Luis beat Santa Ynez 36-12. Oak Park over Mission Prep 35-7. Coast Union clobbered Kings Christian 78-20. Chicago Hope Academy beat Bishop Diego 7-6.

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Other Stories This Monday 9.23.2019

Paso Robles police are looking for a woman who stole $1,000 of perfume from the Ulta store in Paso Robles. She entered the store shortly before 4 yesterday afternoon. Her photos were captured on security cameras. They’re posted on media and police websites. A woman in Bakersfield stole $6,000 worth of quarters and loaded them…

Cal Poly Professor 9.23.2019

The Cal Poly psychology professor who engaged in sexual misconduct involving a co-worker, is no longer employed by the university. Jason Alan Williams is appealing the decision regarding his termination. The 53-year-old tenured professor received five years of probation but no jail time as a result of his plea. Williams had been suspended pending the…

Homeless Man 9.23.2019

The city of Paso Robles is reportedly grieving the death of a homeless man who was run over by a city work truck last week. The 27-year-old victim was lying on a dirt road below the 13th street bridge when a city truck ran over him. He died from his injuries. The accident occurred around…

Lopez Lake Fire 9.23.2019

A fire near Lopez Lake has grown to 220 acres. It is now 10% contained. As of yesterday afternoon, no structures were threatened. So far none have been destroyed or damaged. About 660 firefighting personnel are at the scene. People living in upper Lopez Canyon and Wittenberg Creek road have been evacuated. They may be…