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Little Mac 9.27.2019

The Santa Barbara zoo lost its last elephant. Little Mac died Wednesday evening. The 48-year-old elephant was euthanized after declining with an onset of medical problems. Little Mac and Sujatha come to the Santa Barbara zoo in 1972. Sujatha was born in an Indian logging camp to a working mother. Little Mac was found orphaned…

Joseph Zigler 9.27.2019

Paso Robles police identify the homeless man who was killed when a city truck ran over him. He’s 27-year-old Joseph Zigler. He was reportedly lying on a walkway under the 13th street bridge when a city-owned vehicle ran over him. That was around 10:30 in the morning on September 19th. The Paso Robles city employee…

North County Weather 9.26.2019

Sunny today, highs near 80. SW winds 15-25 miles per hour. Tonight, clear with lows in the mid to upper 50’s. Tomorrow, sunny but cooler, highs near 75. The extended forecast calls for temperatures dropping into the low 70’s this weekend. A 16% chance of rain tomorrow morning, 15% chance Friday night and 8% Saturday…

Three Speckled Hens 9.26.2019

Three Speckled Hens are back this weekend. The Antique and Collectible Show is Saturday and Sunday at the Paso Robles Events Center. The Speckled Hens are local. That’s Suzi Fuller, one of the Speckled Hens. Kathy Marquort has a 98-year-old relative who graduated from Templeton high school. So, the Speckled Hens have access to a…

Paving City Lot 9.26.2019

On Wednesday, crews paved the city parking lot on the west side of Spring Street between 12th and 13th Streets. The lot has been used as an employee parking lot in an effort to free up parking spaces in the downtown area. After the paving and striping are complete, workers who get a permit may…