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Atascadero Firefighters 7.28.2021

Atascadero firefighters are part of the team fighting against the Dixie fire in the sierra. Atascadero Fire & Emergency Services say they sent firefighters to the fire as part of the statewide mutual aid system. The Dixie fire is burning in Butte and Plumas counties. It has been burning since it broke out on July…

Cal Poly and Covid 7.28.2021

Under the new guidelines shared by the governor, all Cal Poly faculty, staff and students will be required to be vaccinated against covid if they visit the San Luis Obispo campus. If they work or study remotely, they do not have to be vaccinated. But custodians, and many other Cal Poly workers will have to…

Covid in the County 7.28.2021

The county health department out with a report on covid in the county. They report 253 new cases of the virus over the past week. Only one death reported in the county. There are currently 285 active cases out of a population of 285 thousand people. They say the number of cases, while still very…

Newsom Recall Election 7.28.2021

The recall election is coming up September 14th. A new Berkeley IGS / Los Angeles Times poll released yesterday indicates 47% of likely California voters support recalling the governor. 50% oppose removing governor Newsom. Newsom’s support dropping from 57% support of voters in May. That survey done by the Public Policy Institute of California. On…

Opener For Wednesday 7.28.2021

Continued sunny weather with temperatures sneaking into the mid to upper 90’s today and tomorrow, then cooling off into the upper 80’s this weekend. The gates open at the mid state fair at four this afternoon. The breeding beef show beginning at ten this morning at the pavilion. The replacement heifer show is at 5:00.…

North County Weather 7.27.2021

Sunny today in the north county, highs near 93 in Paso Robles. 87 in Atascadero. WSW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Overnight, clear skies, lows near 60. W winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tomorrow, mostly sunny, highs near 94 in Paso Robles. 87 tomorrow in Atascadero. WSW winds 15-25 miles per hour. The extended forecast…

Fatal Accident 7.27.2021

A fatal accident occurred on highway 41 near Shedd Canyon road. The accident occurred shortly before seven Sunday night. A white VW Jetta driven by a solo woman occupant left the road at a high rate of speed and drove into a drainage ditch. As a result of the crash, the vehicle caught fire and…

California Mid State Fair 7.27.2021

The California Mid State Fair continues today at the Paso Robles Event Center. The market hog, sheep and beef shows got underway at eight this morning. And again at six this evening at the Hearst equestrian center, Tommy Harris of Harris Stage Lines demonstrates how people once worked with draft horses. Father and son, Hilario…