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Trading Day 8.24.2018

Tomorrow at the downtown city park in Paso Robles, it’s Trading Day and the Kids’ Flea Market. 9-3 at the downtown city park. A great opportunity to get some great stuff for your home. Arts, crafts, antiques, furniture and collectibles. It’s $55 to rent a space, or if you’re ages 7-13, only five dollars. Contact…

New Brewery For Atascadero 8.24.2018

Another brewery moving into Atascadero. Wild Fields Brewery planning to open by next summer at 6907 El Camino Real. The brew house will occupy a 6,000 square foot building. Ryan and Jacque Fields say it will be family friendly with picnic tables, an arcade, miniature bowling lanes and dining options. Ryan Fields grew up in…

Cal Poly Ranked 37th 8.24.2018

Cal Poly ranks 37th in the country among public universities in the latest rankings by Forbes magazine. Seventh in the state of California behind UC Berkeley, UCLA, UC San Diego, UC Santa Barbara, UC Davis and UC Irving. Each of those schools offering doctoral programs, which Cal Poly does not. The top five schools were…

The Long Walk Home 8.24.2018

The Long walk Home tomorrow in Atascadero. It’s a fundraiser for the El Camino homeless organization….better known as ECHO. CEO Wendy Lewis tells KPRL registration is at 9:30 tomorrow morning at the ECHO homeless shelter across the street from Atascadero Bible church. The walk begins at ten.

Emergency Sirens 8.24.2018

You may hear emergency sirens tomorrow in San Luis Obispo county. The annual early warning system siren test will happen twice tomorrow. All 131 sirens will be sounded at the same time. They stretch from Cayucos to the Nipomo Mesa. The first test will occur at noon. A second test will go off at 12:30.…

Ignacio Palomar 8.24.2018

An Oceano man was sentenced yesterday to 40 years to life in prison for second degree murder. 40-year-old Ignacio Franco Palomar III had several prior convictions for assault, cruelty to a child, threatening witnesses and drug offenses. Back in 2014, Palomar punched from behind a 38-year-old man outside Ralph and Duane’s bar in Arroyo Grande.…

Abel Maldonado 8.24.2018

San Luis Obispo county code enforcement says the case against Abel Maldonado for growing organic industrial hemp is closed. No action will be taken against the former Lt. Governor. Maldonado says, “at no time did runway farms for myself ever have an illegal 30-acre cannabis grow on my ranch as reported August 9th by local…

In Sports 8.23.2018

The Atascadero Greyhound volleyball team beat Pioneer Valley 3-0. The game scores were 25-11, 25-15 and 25-14. Tonight, the Templeton girls volleyball team hosts St. Joseph at six at Templeton high school. The Eagles are undefeated at 2-0. The Knights are 0-1. High school football kicks into full gear tomorrow. The Templeton Eagles hosting Aptos…