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Truck Gets Stuck 6.14.2019

A truck carrying Cal Poly graduation equipment crashes into that railroad overpass on campus. The delivery truck out of Fresno became wedged under the railroad overpass on the road which connects the campus to highway one. The crash occurred at 6:00 Wednesday evening. Matt lazier of Cal Poly says “The Fresno driver misjudged the height…

Crash Kills Two 6.14.2019

The California highway patrol identifies two people killed in a wrong-way collision early Wednesday morning on highway 101 in San Luis. 43-year-old Anthony Au of Los Osos was driving northbound in the northbound lanes of 101. 22-year-old Nicole Annalise Scalone of Bellevue, Washington was driving southbound in the northbound lanes, which is called a wrong…

Jordan and Listening Device 6.14.2019

Did you know that some of the electronic devices you can buy for your home to communicate commands and instructions, may also be listening and recording your conversations. Assemblyman Jordan Cunningham says his legislation will address that invasion of privacy. His legislation passed in the state assembly. His legislation now goes to the California senate.…

California Budget 6.14.2019

The California state legislature passed a 214.8 billion dollar budget deal yesterday. It includes new spending on schools, homelessness and free health care for some illegal aliens. They are described in the legislation as undocumented immigrants. The budget also includes money earmarked for surplus. The governor has 12 days to sign or veto the bill.…

Shandon Fire 6.14.2019

The Shandon fire is 95% contained. Firefighters constructed nearly 10 miles of fire line. The fire burned nearly 2000 acres near Shandon. Named the McMillan fire, the fire started Wednesday. The precise size of the fire is 1764 acres. Cal Fire public information officer Clint Bullard says the winds yesterday cooperated with firefighters.

Great White Shark Sighting 6.13.2019

Open water training in Bodega Bay for the Sonoma county sheriff’s department was canceled this week after a sheriff’s helicopter spotted a 15-foot great white shark in shallow water near the Estero Americano. The deputies had been in the same water the day before. Shark sightings are not unusual at Bodega Bay, north of San…

Space X Launch 6.13.2019

Did you hear the Falcon 9 rocket blast off yesterday from Vandenberg air force base? The Space X rocket blasted off at 7:17 yesterday morning. It sent into space three satellites for the Canadian space agency. The launch described as successful, including the return of the reusable Space X rocket to the launch pad. They’ll…

Accident on Creston Road 6.13.2019

A car overturned yesterday morning on Creston road in Paso Robles. The driver said he swerved to avoid a vehicle which turned into his lane from Niblick road. His sedan struck the island in Creston road and overturned. The driver was taken by ambulance to a local hospital. Creston road was closed for about an…

PG & E and Power Issues 6.13.2019

If you’re confused by the new PG and E program PSPS, which stands for Public Safety, Power Shut off, you’re not alone. PG and E’s Eric Daniels spent over an hour explaining it to Atascadero city council Tuesday night. A week from tonight, PG and E will conduct an open house in San Luis to…