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Avila Pier Evacuated 01.07.2022

A quiet day in Avila Beach ended when a driver stuck his car into a gas meter Wednesday afternoon. The incident occurred around 1:30 Wednesday on the old Harford pier at the north end of Avila Beach. The car strayed from a designated parking area and smashed into a gas meter. Gas started leaking from…

Grand Oaks Paseo 01.07.2022

Affordable homes going on sale in Atascadero. Grand Oaks Paseo is on El Camino Real not far from the San Anselmo exit. There are 25 units. The homes at Grand Oaks Paseo have one, two or three bedroom cottages. They range in size from 700 square feet to 1,000 square feet. The homes go for…

Pastor Brad Elijah 01.07.2022

Tonight at New Day Church in Paso Robles, Pastor Brad Elijah to receive the Lifetime Presidential Achievement Award from the United Nations. If you’d like to attend, you’re encouraged to contact New Day Church in Paso Robles. Incidentally, Pastor Brad Elijah has been with New Day Church for about 15 years. Pastor Elijah of New…

Jordan Cunningham 01.07.2022

In Sacramento yesterday, a debate at the committee level about a proposed single payer health plan for California. Assemblyman Jordan Cunningham of San Luis Obispo county introduced a motion that would force the bill go to the non-partisan legislative analyst office to ascertain the cost of a single payer health plan. Cunningham made that motion…

Weather Opener for Friday 01.07.2022

Mostly cloudy skies today, tonight and tomorrow, then mostly sunny skies beginning Sunday, and continuing through next week. There’s about a 20% chance of rain overnight tonight, decreasing to about 15% tomorrow. Although the rain let up, the run off from the recent storms continues to fill north county lakes. Lake Nacimiento has risen from…

North County Weather 01.06.2022

Mostly sunny after morning fog and low clouds today in the north county. Highs near 62, NE winds 5-10 miles per hour. Tonight, partly cloudy, becoming overcast. Lows near 44, light, variable winds. Tomorrow, mostly cloudy, a 20% chance of rain. Highs near 60, light, variable winds. The extended forecast calls for mostly sunny skies…

Amy Schneider Jeopardy Champion 01.06.2022

The reigning Jeopardy champion says she was robbed at gunpoint in Oakland on Sunday. Amy Schneider says the robbers made off with her ID, credit cards, and cell phone. She says she couldn’t sleep Sunday night after the incident. Oakland police say they are still investigating the armed robbery which occurred Sunday afternoon. They have…

Plessy Pardoned 01.06.2022

More than 100 years after the fact, Louisiana’s governor yesterday pardons Homer Plessy, the black man arrested for refusing to leave a whites-only railroad car in 1892. His refusal led to the US supreme court ruling that stipulated, “separate, but equal.” Homer Plessy boarded the train as a member of a small civil rights group.…

Allegiant Airlines 01.06.2022

If you’ve ever flown Allegiant Airlines between Santa Maria and Las Vegas, you’ll be interested to learn that Allegiant is ordering 50 Boeing 737 Max aircraft. They are scheduled to be delivered between 2023 and 2025. Some of the new planes may be used for flights to Mexico. Allegiant announces last month it plans to…