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Salinas River Bed 5.07.2021

Fires continue in the Salinas river bed in Paso Robles. Several in the past two week, both started by humans. Paso Robles police Chief Ty Lewis says the new ECHO homeless shelter at the old Motel 6 has helped, but it hasn’t stopped the activity in the Salinas riverbed. During a recent appearance on KPRL,…

SLO Co Covid Update 5.07.2021

San Luis Obispo county health officials report 28 new coronavirus cases yesterday. 20 of the new cases are in San Luis Obispo. Three in Paso Robles. One in Atascadero. Four in Arroyo Grande. One in Nipomo. That adds up to 29, not 28, but that’s the report. No new deaths reported. Statistics show that of…

Opener For Friday 5.07.2021

Mostly sunny through the weekend. Tomorrow, temperatures in the north county will approach 90. Then it will cool off Sunday. Next week will start out cooler with temperatures near 80 on Monday. Then over in the mid 80’s for most of the weekend. No rain in the forecast.

North County Weather 5.06.2021

Sunny, after some clouds this morning, highs near 82. Westerly wind 10-20 miles per hour. Overnight, clear skies, lows near 47. Tomorrow, mostly sunny, highs near 82. Westerly winds10-20 miles per hour. Mostly sunny through this coming weekend. Upper 80’s Saturday, cooling to the mid 80’s Sunday. Then temperatures will stay in the low 80’s…

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Other Stories This Thursday 5.06.2021

A group in the south county launches a campaign to recall three members of the Lucia Mar school board. They’re circulating three separate recall petitions to remove trustees Don Stewart, Dee Santos and Colleen Martin. They need to get 15% of the registered voters to go to a recall election. In Paso Robles, there has…

SLO Co Covid Update 5.06.2021

The county health department reports 21 new cases of coronavirus yesterday afternoon. No deaths reported. The county remains in the orange tier under the governor’s spectrum of state control during the pandemic. To get a vaccine, to get tested or just more information, go to readyslo.org.

Immigrant Children at Camp Roberts 5.06.2021

Camp Roberts may soon receive nearly 5,000 immigrant children. Initially, the number was 1500. The federal government informed the county of its plans on Monday. County supervisor Dawn Ortiz-Legg says no county resources will be used to house or care for the illegal immigrant children. In a press release issued this week, supervisor Ortiz-Legg says,…