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Atascadero City Council 01.09.2019

Atascadero city council met last night at the rotunda. The first meeting of the new calendar year. The agenda was light, but they approved dissolving the Parks and Recreation Commission. By dissolving the Parks and Recreation Commission, it will save 100-150 hours of staff time each year. Up next for Atascadero, the Tamale Festival Saturday,…

Paso Robles Schools 01.09.2019

Dr. Julian Crocker returns as superintendent of the Paso Robles school district. He says it’s great to be back. His priorities: First – Verify a financial plan to stop the hemorrhaging at the school district, and rebuild a reserve fund. During Chris Williams’ administration, the district nearly exhausted the 7.5 million dollar reserve fund. During…

Rain 01.09.2019

Rain today in the north county. Forecasters say the clouds will clear tonight and we’ll have mostly sunny skies tomorrow. Then another storm arrives Friday afternoon. We’ll get rain off and on through the weekend. Since October first, Paso Robles has received 4.3 inches of rain, which is very close to the average. PG and…

In Sports 01.08.2019

The Paso Robles boys basketball team plays Mission Prep tonight at 6:45 in San Luis Obispo. The Atascadero Greyhounds play tonight at Templeton, also at 6:45. In girls basketball, Templeton plays at Atascadero tonight at 6:45. The Paso Robles girls team hosts Arroyo Grande tonight at 6:45.

Disneyland 01.08.2019

The cost of tickets to visit Disneyland just went up. One day tickets start at $109. That’s for off-peak daily tickets. Regular daily tickets start at $129. Peak-demand daily tickets start at $149. Prices for multi-day tickets and annual passes also went up. Daily parking increased from $20 to $25 dollars. A day trip on…

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Other Stories This Tuesday 01.08.2019

An ex-convict charged with killing a father who was camping with his young daughters in a southern California park. 42-year-old Anthony Rauda also tried to kill the two girls, ages 2 and 4. Prosecutors say since 2016, Rauda has tried to kill eight other campers and drivers. In Torrance, a parolee is charged with shooting…

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Templeton Chamber 01.08.2019

The Templeton chamber of commerce has a new CEO with a profound legacy. Her name is Jessica Main, and she’s been living in the north county for a couple decades. She’s the daughter of the late Joanne Main, who led the Atascadero chamber of commerce from 2001-2011 and is sorely missed. The Templeton chamber is…

LA Teachers 01.08.2019

An all day meeting between administrators in the Los Angeles school district and the teachers union. They’re trying to avert a teachers strike scheduled for Thursday. The Los Angeles school board is scheduled to meet today. One proposal is to make it easier for parents to volunteer on campus. That could help if a strike…