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Highway 46 Allocation 01.31.2022

Caltrans announces highway 46 has received an allocation of 136 million to continue the work to widen the highway to four lanes. The funding comes from Senate Bill I and the Road Repair and Accountability Act of 2017. The money will go to convert highway 46 east between the Shandon rest area and the Jack…

Opener For Monday 01.31.2022

January ends this year cloudy skies in the north county. John Lindsay says it was one of the driest January’s on record, but it followed a wet December, so we’re still head of average rainfall for the rainy season. After cloudy skies today, we’ll see mostly sunny skies through the weekend. Highs in the low…

North County Weather 01.28.2022

Mostly sunny skies, highs near 70 with light variable winds. Partly cloudy skies, lows near 37 with light, variable winds. Tomorrow, mostly sunny, highs near 67 with light variable winds. The extended forecast calls for mostly sunny skies through the weekend. Highs in the upper 60’s and low 70’s. The sunshine expected to continue through…

In Sports 01.28.2022

The Paso Robles boys basketball team hosts the Arroyo Grande Eagles tonight at Gil Asa gym. The Paso Robles girls travel to Arroyo Grande. The Atascadero Greyhound boys travel to San Luis to take on Mission Prep. The girls are idle tonight. They host San Luis Tuesday. The Templeton boys team visits Nipomo tonight. The…

Cal Poly Humboldt 01.28.2022

Have you heard about the new Cal Poly? Cal Poly Humboldt is the newest member of the Cal Poly family. Cal State University board of trustees approved the new campus on Wednesday. It’s located in Arcata. It has gone by the name, Humboldt State University, but they’re changing the name and the curriculum to attract…

Cal Poly Students in Hotels 01.28.2022

Cal Poly students who come down with covid are being put up at off campus hotels. The university has spent more than $100 thousand dollars isolating those students in hotel rooms. In the first week of the winter quarter, which began January third, there were more than one thousand positive covid tests, as the omicron…

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Other Stories This Friday 01.28.2022

Morro Bay city council passes a resolution in support of reproductive freedom. Protecting the “rights to abortion.” Council member Dawn Addis brought the item forward. Addis is running for higher office. She’s running for the state assembly. Firefighters responded yesterday to a vegetation fire in a densely forested area near Cambria. The fire was off…

Paso Robles Arrest 01.28.2022

Paso Robles police arrest two men yesterday on suspicion of a robber and assault that occurred in Paso Robles two weeks ago. On January 14th, three people were attacked near the 2800 block of Park street. The incident was determined to be gang-related. The two men arrested are 18-year-old Efren Soto-Acuna and 21-year-old Andres Juniro…

Paso Robles School District 01.28.2022

Among the dignitaries on hand to meet the congressman at last night’s block party, Paso Robles school board trustee Chris Bausch, who says the district this week affirmed that there will be no school closures in the near future, “as Brad Pawlowski said on January 11th, the district has enough money to keep all the…

Congressman Jimmy Panetta 01.28.2022

Congressman Jimmy Panetta stopped by Paso Robles yesterday to attend a block party on Pine street put on by the Main Street Association. Panetta represents the 20th congressional district, which is north of San Luis Obispo county, but that will change because of redistricting. Congressman Panetta is running for election in the newly drawn 19th…