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Andy Caldwell 2.13.2020

Congressional candidate Andy Caldwell is making an appearance tonight in Santa Margarita. Caldwell is appearing an a free Meet and Greet at the Oyster Ridge Barn on West Pozo road. He says he’s still getting questions about the 99-year-old woman who is appearing in his ads. He says she’s not an actress, she’s a real…

Paso Pops 2.13.2020

Don’t count on seeing fire works at Paso Pops this coming fourth of July. Unfortunately, the Paso Pops event has financial issues, so the event has been canceled for 2020. The event was put on by the Paderewski Festival. It was held at the Paso Robles Horse Park in 2018, then moved last year to…

Plastic Bag Ban 2.13.2020

The proposed ban on plastic bags, imposed by the Integrated Waste Management Authority is generating more discussion at grocery stores, restaurants and dry cleaners in the north county. Atascadero city councilman Charles Bourbeau voted for the proposal, although he asked the IWMA staff to investigate several issues facing north county businesses if it’s adopted. After…

Talk on the Block 2.13.2020

“Talk on the Block” returned to Atascadero Wednesday night. The city of Atascadero and chamber of commerce combining efforts to provide an opportunity for local citizens to meet with city officials in a casual atmosphere to discuss the issues facing the city. City manager Rachelle Rickard described city functions and the economic realities that the…

North County Weather 2.12.2020

Sunny today with highs this afternoon upper 60’s. Light SSW winds increasing to 10-20 miles per hour. Tonight, cold and clear. Low temperatures around 36. Tomorrow, sunny and warm. Highs in the upper 60’s tomorrow afternoon in the north county. The extended forecast calls for sunny weather through the middle of next week, with high…

In Sports 2.12.2020

The Paso Robles boys soccer team beat Stockdale of Bakersfield 3-0 in the first round of the play offs. Templeton boys lost their first round soccer game to Lemoore 3-1. In basketball, Paso Robles boys team lost at Arroyo Grande 96-35. The Paso Robles girls lost to Arroyo Grande 67-37. Atascadero girls lose to Morro…

Atascadero City Council 2.12.2020

The Atascadero city council received a report at Tuesday’s meeting from assistant city manager Terrie Banish about the marketing effort for 2019. Banish talked about events which she and her staff planned and produced last year, and the impact on the community. She said Brew At The Zoo attracted over 700 people, and was a…

IWMA APPROVES BAN ON PLASTIC BAGS 2.12.2020

The Integrated Waste Management Authority board of directors approved a ban on many plastic bags in San Luis Obipso county, including those used at grocery and convenience stores! The board voted 9-4 yesterday afternoon to advise staff to develop a draft ordinance to ban most plastic bags, including those used at Farmers Markets. Supervisors Lynn…