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In Sports 2.28.2020

The Paso Robles Bearcat baseball team hosts Dos Palos at 5:30 this afternoon at Barnhart Stadium on the high school campus. Tomorrow, the Bearcats host Bakersfield at 2:00. The Atascadero Greyhounds lost to Stockdale in Bakersfield 12-4. The Greyhounds will host Santa Maria at noon tomorrow. Templeton high school baseball plays Liberty at eleven tomorrow…

Gas Prices 2.28.2020

San Luis Obispo county again had the highest average prices in the nation yesterday. A tank of gas in the county cost an average of $3.68 per gallon yesterday. That’s more than $3.61 average in Hawaii. $3.58 in Santa Barbara and $3.56 in San Francisco. The average in the US is $2.45. In July of…

Assistance League of SLO 2.28.2020

This weekend, the Assistance League of San Luis Obispo county will conduct its final Free Clothing and School Supplies Giveaway at Kohl’s in Paso Robles. Charlene Ables and Helen Peterson talked to the school board Tuesday night about their contribution to the community. The Assistance League raises money by operating a thrift store in San…

Jacob Main 2.28.2020

A man reported missing earlier this week is located in Paso Robles. Jacob Main was last seen at Rodeo Bar in Paso Robles on February 25th. Main had been seen at the bar on 12th street on Tuesday evening. Police found him a few hours after the department announced he was missing.

Fire at San Simeon 2.28.2020

A fire Wednesday night at San Simeon Point destroyed some old-growth trees. Old Cyprus trees on the Point caught fire near San Simeon Cove. Earlier this week, Cal Fire conducted two days of controlled burns. Then on Wednesday night, an ember caught a Cyprus tree on fire on the north side of the point. That…

Mark Perry 2.28.2020

Tomorrow night, the Paso Robles Chamber of Commerce holds it’s 100th annual Dinner and Gala at Rava Winery. The chamber will honor the Roblan of the Year, Mark Perry. Perry says he’s all Bearcat. Tomorrow night, Mark Perry will be honored as Roblan of the Year at the 100th annual dinner for the Paso Robles…

Final Talk On The Block 2.28.2020

Last night, the Atascadero chamber of commerce and city of Atascadero hosted the final Talk-On-The-Block of 2020 at Community Church, and it was the liveliest of the year. City manager Rachelle Rickard gave her speech on finances in the city. She said, “We can do anything, but we can’t do everything. We have to make…

Leap Day 2.28.2020

Leap Day weekend and it looks like spring in some parts of the north county. Almond trees around Paso Robles are starting to bloom. Same with Japanese cherry trees in the north county, and pear trees on Turtle Creek drive. At Hearst castle, the roses are beginning to bloom. But it’s still February. Tomorrow is…

Other Stories This Thursday 2.27.2020

A federal appeals court in New York rules that the Trump administration can withhold millions of dollars in law enforcement grants to force states to cooperate with US immigration enforcement. The ruling by the 2nd Court of Appeals challenges sanctuary city policies in many states. An astronomer in Chicago says there’s a connection between sunspots…