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Eighty Years Ago 12.14.2020

It was eighty years ago this week, the Paso Robles Inn burned to the ground. December 19, 1940. The late Cliff Tucker told KPRL about his experience that day. He said he and his brother heard the siren, which sent a clear message he never forgot. The fire burned most of the Paso Robles Inn.…

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Other Stories This Monday 12.14.2020

Union hospital workers reach an agreement with Tenet Healthcare. Tenet has 11 hospitals in California including Twin Cities Hospital in Templeton and Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center in San Luis Obispo. The new contract agreement covers over 4,300 workers. The workers will get raises, and access to better coronavirus pandemic support and safety measures. Cal…

Stay At Home Order 12.14.2020

Late last week, the Paso Robles city council voted unanimously to reject governor Gavin Newsom’s order to stay at home. Councilman John Hamon set the tone for the special meeting Thursday night. After four hours of discussion, including more than fifty calls from local citizens, the council voted unanimously in support of mayor Steve Martin’s…

Opening Monologue 12.14.2020

Did you get any rain at your place yesterday? John Lindsey says a series of storms will move through the pacific northwest over the next few weeks, but most of it, just north of us. Yesterday, however, Creston received three tenths of an inch of rain. Most areas of the north county, however, received just…

North County Weather 12.11.2020

Mostly sunny today after morning clouds. Highs this afternoon in the low 60’s. NNW winds at 5-10 miles per hour. A few clouds overnight. Lows in the upper 30’s. Tomorrow, sunny with highs in the mid 60’s. The long term forecast calls for mostly sunny skies with highs in the 60’s. A 35% chance of…

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Other Stories This Friday 12.11.2020

The first coronavirus vaccines administered in San Luis Obispo county will go to the most critical groups. Healthcare workers and those living at long term care facilities in the county. A hearing yesterday for black lives matter protest organizer Tianna Arata. The first in a series of hearings on motions by her attorney to dismiss…

North County Weather 12.10.2020

Mostly sunny today with highs this afternoon in the upper 60’s. NNW winds at 5-10 miles per hour. A few clouds overnight with lows in the low 30’s. Tomorrow, sunny with highs in the low 60’s. The long term forecast calls for continued mostly sunny skies with highs in the 60’s. A 30% chance of…