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In Sports 10.09.2018

Girls volleyball back in action tonight. The Templeton Eagles volleyball team travels south to take on the Arroyo Grande Eagles. Templeton is 9-4 for the season. Arroyo Grande is 16-4. Templeton has won five in a row, however, including victories over Paso Robles, San Luis Obispo and Atascadero. Paso Robles girls volleyball team plays at…

York Mountain 10.09.2018

York mountain neighbors upset by county building and planning department approving a minor use permit to allow for cannabis cultivation in the area. The approval allows for the construction of indoor and outdoor facilities. The next step is a 14-day appeal period. If the pot farm is appealed, a public hearing would then be scheduled…

District Attorney 10.09.2018

A former bookkeeper with the San Miguel community services district charged with embezzlement. The San Luis Obispo county district attorney’s office has filed felony charges against the former bookkeeper. 29-year-old Kallie Leighanne Johnson is accused of embezzling $38 thousand dollars in public funds belonging to the San Miguel Community Services District in 2015.

School Board Candidates Forum 10.09.2018

Tomorrow night, the Paso Robles school board will conduct a candidates forum at the district office on Niblick road. Budget issues will undoubtedly be a hot topic for the trustees running for re-election and their challengers. In the last three and a half years, the school board has allowed superintendent Chris Williams to spend so…

Mayor Steve Martin 10.09.2018

Mayor Steve Martin gets an endorsement by the editorial board of the Tribune. The Tribune board saying, “Martin knows how to stick up for the people of Paso Robles.” Martin has served as mayor since 2014. He’s being challenged in the November election by city councilman Jim Reed.

Fareed and Carbajal 10.09.2018

Republican congressional candidate Justin Fareed is calling on congressman Salud Carbajal to return $20,000 to a campaign donor who is accused of sexually assaulting a 17-year-old girl. Carbajal says he won’t return the money. He says the money comes from a political action committee of which he’s a member, the congressional Hispanic caucus. The chair…

Atascadero City Council 10.09.2018

Atascadero city council meets tonight. The city council is expected to authorize a contract with the Wallace Group to provide design engineering services for a pavement rehabilitation project. That Atascadero city council meeting gets underway at 6:00 this evening at the rotunda. You can hear the meeting live here on KPRL beginning at 6:00 this…

In Sports 10.08.2018

The Templeton Eagles lost Friday night to Pioneer Valley in a game played in Santa Maria. The Eagles trailed 10-7 at half time, but the Panthers pounced on the Eagles in the second half to prevail 38-21. Friday night, the Templeton Eagles play at Santa Maria high school. The Bearcats lost to Arroyo Grande at…

Space X Falcon 9 – 10.08.2018

Last night, a Space X Falcon 9 rocket blasted off from Vandenberg air force base. The booster lit up the night sky as it descended, tail first, toward landing zone 4, just a few hundred yards from the rocket’s launch stand. The descent caused some loud sonic booms that rumbled over the central coast and…