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Boat Capsizes 5.04.2021

A boat carrying illegal immigrants headed for San Diego capsized Sunday. Three people were killed, and 27 other injured. Seven people were pulled from the ocean. Three of those people drowned. One man was rescued from a cliff. 22 others made it to shore on their own. More than 35 people were crowded onto a…

Nipomo Marble Shooter 5.04.2021

A Nipomo man who shot marbles at passing cars with a slingshot may get 15 years to life in prison. 54-year-old Charles Keneth Lafferty was charged in connection to more than 70 alleged attacks over nearly a year, along freeways in Monterey and San Benito counties. This occurred between February of 2019 and January of…

SLO Co Covid Update 5.04.2021

The San Luis Obispo county health department out with its report of new coronavirus cases over the weekend. The total for Saturday, Sunday and Monday, three. Three new cases reported. One on Saturday. Another on Sunday. And a third new case reported Monday. Since March of last year, 21,196 county residents have tested positive for…

Supervisor 5.04.2021

San Luis Obispo county supervisors have two other hot agenda items. They’re taking input on a proposed vaccine passport for county residents. Then, county clerk recorder Tommy Gong will discuss the integrity of elections in the county, and the use of the Dominion computer which is being used by the county elections office. COLAB’s Mike…

Eric Gorham Running For Supervisor 5.04.2021

Another north county man announces he’s running for supervisor in the 5th district,. Eric Gorham making the announcement on KPRL. Eric Gorham is a fifth generation San Luis Obispo county resident. He says he’s been involved in politics for many years in the north county. Most recently with the water issue. Eric Gorham announcing yesterday…

North County Weather 5.03.2021

Sunny with highs in the upper 80’s. NNW wind 10-20 miles per hour. Overnight, cloudy skies, lows near 50. Tomorrow, mostly sunny, highs near 90. NW winds 10-15 miles per hour. Mostly sunny this week. A cooling trend Wednesday. Highs in the mid 80’s Wednesday. Low to mid 80’s through the weekend. Into the seventies…

Paso Robles Track Meet 5.03.2021

Saturday morning, the Paso Robles Bearcats hosted a four-team track meet at the high school track. Teams from Paso Robles, Templeton, Mission College Prep and San Luis Obispo Classic Academy. Bearcat Sophia Berry easily won the girls 800 meters. Templeton freshman Josh Bell won the 3200 meters in 10:09, which is only a few seconds…

In Local Sports 5.03.2021

The long-delayed high school football season ended Friday night for local high school football teams. In Templeton, the Eagles lost to the Righetti Warriors of Santa Maria Friday night, 40-29. Templeton is losing some great players in the senior class, but some underclassmen stepped up this season and coach Don Crow will return for another…

Glover Back on Earth 5.03.2021

Cal Poly graduate Victor Glover is back on solid ground after nearly six months on board the International Space Station. Victor Glover attended Cal Poly on a wrestling scholarship. He studied engineering and became a test pilot after his graduation. Then, he trained to become an astronaut. Glover is African-American. He and his family live…