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Bausch Recommendations 10.15.2018

The ballots are in the mail. You may have already received yours, if you vote by mail. In the Paso Robles school district election, private citizen Chris Bausch is recommending residents vote for Stephanie Ulibarrie, Lance Gannon and Chris Arend for Paso Robles school board. He says the incumbents running for reelection showed at last…

Paso Robles City Council 10.15.2018

Paso Robles city council meets tomorrow night at the library conference room. The council will consider revisions to the city wide parking ordinance and an employee parking pilot program. KPRL talked with Julie Dixon, the parking consultant, about addressing parking issues in downtown. She says they’re looking at options to influence people’s parking habits. That’s…

Pioneer Day 10.15.2018

Pioneer Day started early Saturday morning, when the Lions Club gathered at the downtown city park to cook beans. Former mayor Duane Picanco tells KPRL it was his 48th year stirring beans for the Pioneer Day bean feed. The tractors rolled through downtown as part of the 88th annual Pioneer Day parade. Riding as royalty…

In Sports 10.12.2018

The Templeton high school football team travels to Santa Maria today to take on the Santa Maria Saints. That game will be broadcast at 6:30 tonight here on KPRL. The Paso Robles Bearcats are idle tonight. They have a bye. They’ll host St. Joseph next Friday. The Atascadero Greyhounds travel to Santa Maria to take…

Other Stories This Friday 10.12.2018

A CIF commissioner rules that a basketball player who transferred from San Luis Obispo high school to Mission Prep can play this year for the Royals. Assani Berekely attended private catholic elementary and middle schools in Wisconsin before relocating to the central coast for his freshman year. He’s eligible to play this year for coach…

Pioneer Day 10.12.2018

Tomorrow is Pioneer Day. The 88th annual Pioneer Day parade starts at ten. After the parade, there will be the traditional bean feed, take your pots with you, and a concert at 12:30 at the city park gazebo. The Whiskerino contest will be at one at the Carnegie library. The Marshall this year is Bob…

Paso Robles School District 10.12.2018

Another new development in the outrage over the mismanagement of the Paso Robles school district. Speaking as a private citizen, Bausch described the scenario Wednesday night at the candidates forum, during which incumbent school board members bitterly attacked their challengers in the upcoming election. He called it savagery. After she was attacked by Field Gibson…

Hit-and-Run Fatal 10.12.2018

A fatal accident on 101 yesterday morning forced the closure of SB 101 through Paso Robles. Around 5 yesterday morning, a man tried to walk or run across the freeway just north of 13th street when he was hit by a vehicle driving southbound. The vehicle did not stop and did not contact the CHP.…