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Elections Update 11.09.2018

The ballot counting continues at the government center in San Luis Obispo. A few races decided yesterday, but San Miguel CSD still undecided. In Cambria, Cindy Steidel and Donn Howel elected to the Community Services District board of directors. Howell narrowly defeated incumbent Aaron Whartan. Howell had 25.9% of the vote. Wharton, 24.5%. Paso Robles…

Veterans Day 11.09.2018

Veterans Day weekend in the north county. A dinner for north county veterans Saturday evening at the Elks Lodge in Atascadero. North county Veterans are encouraged to call the Elks Lodge if they’d like to attend. (805) 466-ELKS. Then on Sunday at eleven, the Faces of Freedom in Atascadero will conduct a Veterans Day ceremony.…

High School Football 11.08.2018

The second round of CIF-central section playoff action tomorrow night. Four central coast teams advancing to the second round. Arroyo Grande has a tough challenge against Buchanan out of Clovis. San Luis Obispo will play San Joaquin Memorial out of Fresno. The private catholic school is undefeated at10-0. Righetti will take on Frontier out of…

Warming Station 11.08.2018

Last night, ‘Paso Cares’ warming station opened for the first time this winter season. The warming station will remain open through Saturday night. They will continue to check the weather regularly, and based on long-term forecasts, may be open through the end of November. Later today, they’ll make the next decision on how long to…

Murder in Grover Beach 11.08.2018

Police make an arrest in that stabbing murder in Grover Beach. On October 25th, police officers conducting a welfare check at a condominium found the body of 64-year-old Athena Valentiny. She had been stabbed to death. Valentiny worked as a nurse at the California Men’s Colony correctional institute. District attorney Dan Dow has filed charges…

Election 11.08.2018

Finalizing the election. They’re still counting ballots at the elections office in San Luis Obispo. About 50,000 ballots remain to be counted. A few races hanging in the balance. In San Miguel, Hector Palafox leads Cesar Hernandez by five votes for the second of two open seats on the San Miguel Community Services board of…