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Other Stories This Tuesday 01.08.2019

An ex-convict charged with killing a father who was camping with his young daughters in a southern California park. 42-year-old Anthony Rauda also tried to kill the two girls, ages 2 and 4. Prosecutors say since 2016, Rauda has tried to kill eight other campers and drivers. In Torrance, a parolee is charged with shooting…

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Templeton Chamber 01.08.2019

The Templeton chamber of commerce has a new CEO with a profound legacy. Her name is Jessica Main, and she’s been living in the north county for a couple decades. She’s the daughter of the late Joanne Main, who led the Atascadero chamber of commerce from 2001-2011 and is sorely missed. The Templeton chamber is…

LA Teachers 01.08.2019

An all day meeting between administrators in the Los Angeles school district and the teachers union. They’re trying to avert a teachers strike scheduled for Thursday. The Los Angeles school board is scheduled to meet today. One proposal is to make it easier for parents to volunteer on campus. That could help if a strike…

Brescia and Crocker 01.08.2019

Yesterday at the county government center, Dr. James Brescia sworn in as county superintendent of schools. Although he has several districts with serious issues, a lot of his focus is on the Paso Robles school district. The district has seen its reserve fund depleted from 7.5 million four years ago to about 755 thousand dollars…

Rain 01.08.2019

Forecasters say today will be cloudy, but only about a 20% chance we’ll get rain. Then tonight, the rain returns. A 70% chance of rain tonight. 90% chance tomorrow. Not as windy as last weekend, but we’ll get definitely get more rain. Since Saturday the north county has received a lot of rain, although it…

Studios 01.07.2019

Art After Dark Saturday evening at Studios on the Park. The new show is called Common Ground 2019. Several dozen artists showcasing their works expressing their feelings about the volatile and divisive political landscape. Deprise Brescia opens her own studio at studios in the park, which she’s excited about. Deprise Brescia used to create all…

CHP Reports on Fatality 01.07.2019

The CHP releases the name of the victim of that fatal collision Thursday morning on Los Osos Valley road near San Luis Obispo. She’s 52-year-old Yu Liu Hunt of San Luis Obispo. Witnesses say her car drifted into the opposite lane, causing a head-on collision. One car swerved and avoided the wreck but two cars…

Nancy Woodrum 01.07.2019

Carlos Alberto Fuentes Flores is scheduled to return to court today in a pre-preliminary hearing. Fuentes Flores is the man accused of killing Paso Robles resident Nancy Woodrum. He will be defended by William Mclennan, the same attorney who defended killer Rex Krebs. Krebs murdered two young women in San Luis in the late 90’s.…