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Unemployment in CA 9.21.2020

Governor Gavin Newsom delays all new unemployment claims for the next two weeks while the state’s employment development department adopts new fraud prevention technology. The state also wants to clear up a back log in applications, caused by the state government’s imposed shut down. Governor Gavin Newsom making the announcement on Saturday.

Atascadero City Council 9.21.2020

Atascadero city council meets tomorrow night. Mayor Heather Moreno will preside over the virtual meeting. The council will conduct a public hearing for a specific plan amendment for the Del Rio road area. Mayor Heather Moreno and city manager Rochelle Rickard will also give their reports. That meeting gets underway at six tomorrow night. You…

November Election 9.21.2020

November’s general election is drawing nearer. At the republican headquarters in Atascadero, Cheryl Burbach says the ballots go out in ten days. Last year, 80% of San Luis Obispo county voters voted by mail. This year, all of the ballots will be sent out by mail. Voters can either mail them back, take them to…

Revival At The Park 9.21.2020

The National Anthem performed Saturday night at a revival in the downtown city park. Brandon Stier helped organize the event. About 350 attended the event Saturday night at the downtown city park. A cruise up and down Spring street preceded the Revival at the Park. It’s expected to be the first in a series of…

North County Weather 9.18.2020

Mostly sunny skies today, smoke and haze are possible. Highs this afternoon near 90. Overnight, clear skies, lows in the low 50’s. Tomorrow, mostly sunny skies, highs in the upper 80’s. The long range forecast calls for mostly sunny skies through the weekend, but cooler. High temperatures dropping back into the upper 80’s through early…

In Sports 9.18.2020

Pole vaulter Mondo Duplantis made history at the Rome Diamond league meet yesterday, breaking Sergey Bubka’s 26-year-old outdoor world record when he cleared 6.15 meters on his second attempt. That’s 20 feet 2 inches. Bubka set the outdoor record of 6.14 meters (20 feet, 1½ inches) in July 1994 in Sestriere, Italy. Although he attended…

Elton John’s New Release 9.18.2020

Exciting news for fans of Elton John. The artist announces that he’s releasing an eight CD collection entitled, “Elton Jewel Box.” It will be released November 13th. The collection includes 148 songs, 60 of which have not previously been released. The recordings begin in 1965 and continue until 2019. On two of the CD’s, Elton…