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Gavin Newsom Recall 8.03.2020

Not everyone agrees with the governor’s management of the coronavirus outbreak. Many health officials completely disagree with his mandates. Some Californians are asking for his removal. The Recall Governor Gavin Newsom Campaign is going on as we speak. Faith Cortez is spearheading the Recall Newsom Campaign in San Luis Obispo county. How is this third…

Cambria Fire 8.03.2020

A fire destroyed a building in Cambria Saturday. A pick up truck drove into a natural gas line at A Matter of Taste. That started a fire which destroyed the building at 4120 Burton drive. A store employee and a couple of shoppers safely left the building. A Matter of Taste specialized in kitchen and…

Pond Fire Update 8.03.2020

Did you see the huge cloud out over the hills east of Santa Margarita Saturday afternoon. That was the beginning of the pond fire. That fire has burned 1550 acres east of Santa Margarita and south of highway 58. Yesterday, it was only 10% contained. This morning, fire trucks lined the road near the Black…

Homeless Camp 8.03.2020

The City of Paso Robles is building a temporary tent camp to accommodate transients now living in the Salinas riverbed. Last week, several bulldozers cleared land between North River Road and the riverbed in the area of Borkey Flats. That’s about one mile north of 24th Street. Several weeks ago, a fire in the riverbed…

North County Weather 7.31.2020

Morning clouds becoming mostly sunny this afternoon, high’s near 100. NW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Overnight, mostly cloudy with lows in the mid 50’s. NW winds at 10-20 mph. Tomorrow, mostly sunny after morning clouds, highs near 103. NNW winds 10-20 miles per hour tomorrow. The extended forecast calls for mostly sunny skies through…

Tractor Awards 7.31.2020

JB Dewar announces two Atascadero high school students win its annual tractor restoration program competition. Atascadero high school student Casey Havemann won first place; Greyhound Josh Jorgensen won second place. A San Luis Obispo high school student won third place. Ken Dewar says he is proud of all 15 students who competed and showcased 10…

Hotline 7.31.2020

An enforcement hot line set up to help enforce the state’s Covid-19 restrictions in San Luis Obispo county has generated 2,160 compliance calls since the line was opened in mid-March. Of those calls, more than 265 calls reported alleged non-compliance by businesses in the city of San Luis Obispo. But after following up with these…