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North County Weather 3.01.2021

Sunny today with highs this afternoon near 70. Clear overnight with temperatures dipping down to about 31. Tomorrow, partly cloudy with temperatures around 70. The extended forecast calls for clouds Wednesday, then sunny skies Thursday and Friday. A 40% chance of rain Saturday. And more showers next Tuesday and Wednesday.

In Sports 3.01.2021

High school sports picking up in the north county. Friday, the Paso Robles Bearcat boys and girls swim teams competed against the Greyhounds at Atascadero high school. No spectators were allowed, but the swimmers enjoyed the competition. They did not wear masks when they swam, which makes sense. Football practice underway at many high schools.…

Glover in Space 3.01.2021

In outer space, Cal Poly graduate and now astronaut, Victor Glover took a six hour walk in space yesterday. A NASA official described the video transmitted from space yesterday. Victor Glover is the son of a police officer from the Inland Empire. He studied aeronautical engineering at Cal Poly. He’s one of several Cal Poly…

Jobless Fraud 3.01.2021

Fraud is fleecing the labor department’s jobless programs. In California, the estimate is $11 billion in fraudulent payments. But an additional $19 billion is suspicious. Accounts which appear to be fraudulent. One analyst says, “The only way that hackers could possibly steal that much money from the program is if there were people inside state…

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RV Fire 3.01.2021

Friday night a recreational vehicle parked in the Walmart parking lot in Paso Robles caught fire. The owner tried to put out the flames, but could not stop it. The RV burned up. Fortunately, neither the owner nor his dog, Sadie, suffered serious injuries. Late Saturday night, a good Samaritan created a Go Fund Me…

Kevin Kiley Speaks in Atascadero 3.01.2021

A big turn out in Atascadero, Saturday afternoon to hear assemblyman Kevin Kiley of Sacramento and Placer County. Kiley was impressed at the turn out in San Luis Obispo county. Assemblyman Kiley grew up in the Folsom area. After high school he graduated from Harvard University. He taught school, then went to Yale School of…

Opener For Monday 3.01.2021

The first of March today, but the warm weather in the afternoon hours continues. Forecasters saying we’ll see temperatures around 70 this afternoon in the north county. Mostly sunny skies through the week, until Saturday, then a 40% chance of rain. More showers expected Tuesday and Wednesday of next week. So March is bringing some…