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School Board 9.23.2019

Paso Robles school board meets Tuesday night. The board is expected to discuss the possible formation of a citizens committee to discuss the financial collapse which occurred during the previous superintendent’s tenure. That meeting gets underway at 5:30 with the closed session. The public meeting gets underway around six, after closed session is finished.

Fall is in the Air 9.23.2019

Fall is in the air. PG and E meteorologist John Lindsay says that beginning on Wednesday, a low pressure system and cold front will approach the north county with increasingly southerly winds, clouds, cooler temperatures and maybe some rain. The greatest chance of rain will be on Friday and Saturday. Snow levels will drop to…

In Sports 9.20.2019

The Templeton Eagles travel to Madera to take on Liberty tonight. Coach Don Crow says it will be a long bus ride. The Eagles are 3-0 going into tonight’s game against the 2-2 Hawks. Tonight, the Paso Robles Bearcats host the Pioneer Valley Panthers of Santa Maria. The Panthers are 1-2 for the season. The…

Museum Day 9.20.2019

Museum Day tomorrow in the north county. Most local museums are open for free as part of the Smithsonian Museum Day. Gary McMasters is with the museum at Camp Roberts. He says the museums in the north county work together, and they are all participating in the Smithsonian Museum Day event Saturday.

Tertiary Treatment Plant 9.20.2019

Tuesday night, Matt Thompson told Paso Robles city council about completion of the tertiary treatment plant. The system uses ultraviolet radiation and other processes to turn sewage into irrigation water. He says the next step is to transport the water from the facility off 101 to the east side of Paso Robles. Matt Thompson developed…

Wrong Way Driver 9.20.2019

Atascadero police identify the wrong way driver headed north in the southbound lanes of 101 early Saturday morning. He’s 25-year-old Joshua Wilson of Paso Robles. He was arrested for misdemeanor DUI. Police say Wilson got on 101 in San Luis around 6:00 Saturday morning and headed north. Officers were dispatched to the southbound lanes near…

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Fight at Paso Robles High School 9.20.2019

The investigation continues into the “large campus disruption” around noon at Paso Robles high school Wednesday. No injuries were reported, but a plethora of police cars responded. Police sergeant Ricky Lehr says two students began fighting and a crowd estimated at about 300 students surrounded the area. The two students did not appear to be…

Nurse Strike 9.20.2019

Nurses at Twin Cities hospital and a hospital in San Luis walking out on strike today. It’s a one day walk out in response to negotiations underway between the California Nurses Association and Tenet Health Care. Tenet owns Twin Cities and Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center in San Luis. For 24-hours nurses are going on…