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Camp Fire 11.26.2018

The Camp Fire is finally contained. Fire officials say that after burning for more than two weeks, the massive wildfire that killed dozens of people was finally contained yesterday. The fire was surrounded by firefighters after several days of rain in and around the rubble that was once Paradise. The fire killed at least 85…

Lighting Up Ceremony 11.26.2018

Friday night, Paso Robles Main Street and several thousand followers lit up the downtown city park. The event includes the north county Cancer Support Community. Lighting up downtown occurred shortly after six. KPRL’s Chad Stevens led the countdown, and then the crowd sang Christmas carols, which went well, until the Grinch showed up. The crowd…

Single Car Crash 11.26.2018

A 50-year-old Atascadero man was killed early yesterday in a single car crash on El Camino Real. The man lost control of his car while driving on El Camino Real and Asuncion road just after midnight. He drove the car onto a dirt shoulder that descended downward on the right side of the road. The…

Atascadero City Council 11.26.2018

The Atascadero city council meets tomorrow night at the rotunda. The council will discuss using the armory as a warming shelter for transients. The council will also consider declaring a homeless shelter crisis in the city to qualify for HEAP money. The county recently received just under five million dollars of HEAP money to distribute…

Paso Robles Planning Commission 11.26.2018

Paso Robles planning commission meets tomorrow night at the library conference room. They will hold a study session on the new noise ordinance. That’s people lodged complaints about noise emanating from the mid state fair and Sherwood park on Scott street in Paso Robles where groups sometimes have DJ’s and bands for evening parties that…

El Nino 11.26.2018

More wet weather coming at the north county. PG and E meteorologist John Lindsay says this is a moderate el Nino rainy season. PG and E meteorologist John Lindsay studies ocean currents and other meteorological data, but he says there’s another forecasting tool that’s predicting rain this winter, acorns. Local oak trees are producing a…

Cubby Chason 11.21.2018

Do you have plans for Thanksgiving? Cubby Cashon plans to ride his bicycle up and down one of the steepest hills on the central coast all day tomorrow to raise money for a local animal shelter. Tomorrow, Cubby Cashon will be riding his bike up and down the private road to Hearst Castle 23 times.…

Gas Prices 11.21.2018

Gas prices are down across the country this Thanksgiving. The national average is $2.59. In San Luis Obispo county, the average price of gasoline is about $3.78. That’s about one dollar and twenty cents above the national average. The cheapest gas in California is in Lemoore, where one station is selling gas for $2.69 a…

Districting 11.21.2018

The city of Paso Robles and many others through the state are being forced to divide city council seats into separate districts or face an expensive lawsuit filed by an attorney out of Malibu. Attorney Kevin Shenkman is asking cities throughout the state to vote by districts to elect city council members. The Malibu-based shyster…