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Adlee Rutchsmann 6.04.2019

The major league baseball draft opened with the Baltimore Orioles selecting first. The Orioles selected Oregon state’s Adlee Rutschman. Adlee Rutschman was the most valuable player in last year’s college world series. The switch hitting catcher played football and baseball at Oregon state, before deciding to focus on baseball. His grandfather, Adlee Rutschman, is the…

AG News 6.04.2019

The California Mid-State fair is looking for applications for the 2019 junior fair board. The deadline is this Friday. Junior fair board members are between 16 and 25 and living in San Luis Obispo county. They assist in the day-to-day operations of the fair. The fair is also looking for all former Miss California Mid-State…

Santa Margarita Lake 6.04.2019

At Santa Margarita lake yesterday, a man drove his pick-up truck into the lake. 54-year-old Todd Moore of Creston said he became light-headed and accidentally drove his pick-up through a fence, off the road and into the lake. When he hit the water, he recovered and with the help of an onlooker, he managed to…

Paso Robles City Council 6.04.2019

Paso Robles city council meets this evening. On the consent agenda, approve and adopt an ordinance for community choice aggregation Monterey Bay Community Power Public Works. The council will also discuss weed abatement tonight. Then, the big item is for a special meeting tomorrow night. That’s the revised short term rental ordinance zoning code amendment.…

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Shandon Killer 6.042019

The San Luis Obispo county sheriff’s department identifies the victim of Saturday’s stabbing death in Shandon, but they’re not yet identifying the suspect. The suspect is reportedly an Atascadero man with an extensive criminal record. He was reportedly arrested in Pismo Beach on Sunday. Although the sheriff’s department is not confirming he is the accused,…

AG News 6.03.2019

In Oregon, cannabis growers have grown so much pot, it may take more than six years to smoke or eat it all. So the state is looking at ways to reduce production. Lawmakers may give the Oregon Liquor Control Commission more leeway to deny pot-growing licenses based on supply and demand. Oregon governor Kate Brown…

Atascadero Habit Burger 6.03.2019

Atascadero is getting another fast food restaurant. Habit Burger is opening a restaurant on the 7300 block of El Camino Real late next month. It’s going in at site of the old Coco’s Bakery, which was torn down before construction of the new building. Habit Burger opened its first restaurant in Santa Barbara back in…

Illegals 6.03.2019

Late last week, the border patrol found a group of more than one thousand immigrants who illegally crossed the border at El Paso, Texas. That’s the largest group the border patrol has ever encountered. The border patrol saying they’ve found 180 groups of more than 100 people since October. Last Friday, they also found an…