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McClintock’s Co-Founder Dies 12.02.2020

The co-founder of F. McClintocks Saloon and Dining House chain has died. The restaurant’s Facebook page says “Bruce Breault reached the end of his earthly journey Saturday, November 28, 2020, peacefully at home. The post reads, “He leaves an incredible legacy and an indelible mark on the legions of lives he touched.” Bruce Breault and…

Road Work in the North County 12.02.2020

You may experience traffic delays in the overnight hours on highway 101. Caltrans will replace concrete pavement at five locations along the highway, between the highway 58 interchange in Santa Margarita and Traffic way in Atascadero. Roadwork is scheduled for Monday through Thursday, between seven at night and seven in the morning.

Grand Jury Report 12.02.2020

This week we’re looking at the recent San Luis Obispo county Grand Jury report entitled “Paso Robles School District: A Cautionary Tale”. It begins, “This report looks at failures in leadership and management that precipitated the recent crisis, and provides a details illustration of how a school district can inadvertently fail its students and the…

Paso Robles City Council Meeting 12.02.2020

Paso Robles city council swears in two re-elected council members and a new city treasurer at last night’s meeting. Congratulations to re-elected council members Fred Strong and Steve Gregory, and to newly elected city treasurer Ryan Cornell. Emergency services director and fire chief Jonathon Stornetta provided an update on the coronavirus in Paso Robles. Mayor…

Indian Summer 12.02.2020

Forecasters say the weather we’ve been seeing may stick around for another ten days. Warm afternoons, and cold nights. That’s if you find 30 degrees cold. If you’re from North Dakota these nights are balmy. Perfect for ice fishing. No rain in the forecast for the next ten days. More on the weather coming up…

North County Weather 12.01.2020

Sunny today with highs near 70. ENE winds 5-10 mph. Tonight, clear, lows near 30. Tomorrow, mostly sunny with highs near 70. Northerly winds 5-10 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for mostly sunny skies through the week. Highs in the afternoon hours near 70. No rain in the forecast for the next ten…

In Sports 12.01.2020

The top team in the nation in college basketball is Gonzaga of Spokane Washington. The Zags beat Kansas and Auburn over the weekend. 102-90 and 90-67. Baylor is number two. Iowa is third. Wiconsin and Illinois round out the top five. Duke is ranked number 6. Kansas drops to #7 after losing to Gonzaga. Michigan…

Road Work in the North County 12.01.2020

You may experience can expect traffic delays in the overnight hours on highway 101. Caltrans will replace concrete pavement at five locations along the highway, between the highway 58 interchange in Santa Margarita and Traffic way in Atascadero. Roadwork is scheduled for Monday through Thursday, between seven at night and seven in the morning.

Leslie Van Houten 12.01.2020

Governor Gavin Newson has reversed parole for Charles Manson follower Leslie Van Houten. That’s the fourth time a governor has blocked her release. A California panel recommended parole in July for Van Houten. She has spent nearly five decades in prison. Newsom reversed her release once previously and Jerry Brown blocked it twice. Van Houten’s…