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High Winds Power Shut Off 10.21.2019

Because of the potential for high winds, 20,000 southern California Edison customers in Santa Barbara county may have their power shut off if fire risk increases. This includes: Santa Barbara, Goleta, Carpinteria, Mission Canyon, highway 154 and unincorporated areas of the county, including Cold Springs Canyon, Gaviota, Jalama Beach, El Capitan Park, Summerland and Montecito.

Olsen-South Chandler Ranch 10.21.2019

The city of Paso Robles has completed a draft environmental impact report for the proposed Olsen-South Chandler Ranch specific plan. The 356-acre development is located on the east side of Paso Robles, east of Creston road. The Chandler Ranch is bound by Linne road to the north, Hanson road to the east. Meadowlark road to…

In High School Football 10.18.2019

The Templeton Eagles travel to Morro Bay to take on the Pirates tonight. Eagles head coach Don Crow says the Pirates will be a good challenge. You can hear the game live here on KPRL beginning at 6:30 pm. Quarterback Tyler Kaschewski of Templeton leads the state in touchdowns by a quarterback, and is the…

Rose Float 10.18.2019

The Cal Poly float in the 2020 Rose Parade was packed up yesterday to be sent to Cal Poly Pomona to be put together. Sydney strong of Cal Poly San Luis says it’s a good relationship between the two universities. The two universities have been working together for more than 70-years.

Cal Poly & Diversity 10.18.2019

The caption of an Instagram photo at Cal Poly reads, “Cowboys vs. Aliens.” The four people in the photo are making hand signs, like gang signs. One of the men is wearing a cowboy hat. Two of their faces are covered by red bandannas. The photo is apparently related to a fraternity. The political correctness…

Contour Airlines in SLO 10.18.2019

Contour Airlines began operating direct flights between San Luis Obispo and Las Vegas yesterday. The 4 weekly round trip flights are on Thursday, Friday, Sunday and Monday. CEO Michael Chaefitz says Contour started the flights after operating successfully for several years in Santa Barbara. The 80 minutes flights cost $99 each way on Contour Airlines…

Morro Bay Cyclist 10.18.2019

A man riding a bicycle in Morro Bay Wednesday night was seriously injured in a hit and run accident. Around 7 Wednesday night, the 55-year-old man was struck while riding his bicycle north on Quintana road. The cyclist was in the bike lane on the east side of the road when he was struck by…

Earthquake 10.18.2019

For the third straight day yesterday, an earthquake shook parts of the central coast. The epicenter was about 16 miles southeast of Hollister. About 10 miles northwest of the pinnacles. The quake measured 3.6 on the Richter scale. People reported feeling the earthquake in Soledad, Hollister, King City and the Monterey Bay area. The earthquake…