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820 Area Code 6.04.2018

How are you doing with your telephone? Did you notice you have to include the 805 area code when you make calls? On a land line, it’s one- 805. On a cell phone, it’s just 805. Or soon….820 That’s the new area code for the central coast. The 820 area code introduced June 2nd, because…

Templeton CSD 6.04.2018

The Templeton Community Services District board will meet tomorrow at 5:30 for a special budget workshop. They will also consider a weed abatement resolution. It may be time to get out the weed wackers in Templeton. Or hire a goat. That’s another option.

Paso Robles City Council 6.04.2018

Tomorrow night, the Paso Robles city council meets at the library conference center. They’ll discuss the great hotel swap. Zenique hotels bought the old River Lodge motel near the 101 – 46 West intersection, then learned it can’t be developed because it’s a cultural icon in the community, so they negotiated a swap to build…

Olsen Chandler Ranch Development 6.04.2018

Discussion of the proposed Olsen Chandler ranch development moves back to Virginia Peterson elementary school for the closing presentation by the developers team. The public is welcome to attend. That gets underway at six at Virginia Peterson elementary. The plan calls for about 1300 homes to be built on the east side of Paso Robles…

Fire At The Lake 6.04.2018

A fire late yesterday afternoon at Lake Nacimiento. The fire started in an employee’s trailer and quickly spread up hill. Nathan Merkle is the marina manager. He tells KSBY that firefighters quickly responded and prevented what could have been a disastrous fire at the lake. Today, the resort will be open with limited use as…

Primary Election 6.04.2018

The primary election is tomorrow. San Luis obispo county clerk recorder Tommy Gong says he is waiting on a lot of vote by mail ballots. He says illegal aliens who try to vote may be arrested. Illegal aliens who vote in the primary election tomorrow may be deported to their native country.

Ravine & Hot Weather 6.01.2018

It’s now officially June, and the temperature is going up this weekend. High temperatures into the mid-90’s tomorrow and Sunday. At the Ravine Water Park, Brett Butterfield says the park is ready for a busy weekend. He says they’ve been preparing all winter for the summer of 2018. They’ll be open weekends until school is…

Mind Body 6.01.2018

Mind Body has hired Michele Obama to speak at the company’s annual conference. Obama will join co-founder Rick Stollmeyer at the conference in San Diego in September. Stollmeyer says Michelle Obama embodies Mind Body’s purpose of connecting the world to wellness.

Atascadero Arrest 6.01.2018

A wanted man arrested after a foot pursuit through the Vons shopping center neighborhood in Atascadero yesterday afternoon. The special enforcement team spotted a wanted man in the area and tried to contract him. He fled on foot, though a business and onto Santa Ysabel Avenue. Officers conducted an intensive search, and found the man…