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Other Stories This Tuesday 12.17.2019

That former Atascadero teacher arrested in September for taking inappropriate pictures of his students is alleging that police illegally obtained the evidence against him. Chris Lynn Berdoll is charged with 20 counts of possessing child pornography. Roadwork will close highway one overnight this week. Both lanes will be closed about two miles south of Ragged…

Flamson & Road Work 12.17.2019

Almost like the beginning of school this year, parents of students attending Flamson middle school and those at the temporary Bauer Speck portables, upset about roadwork near their school. They’ve coned off Spring street already this morning between 24th and 28th. Please drive carefully and be patient if you’re dropping off or picking up students…

Paso Robles City Council 12.17.2019

Paso Robles city council meets tonight. The council will consider adoption of the Groundwater Sustainability plan. County supervisor John Peschong says this plan was worked out through a lot of community meetings in the north county. So, tonight the Paso Robles city council will put on their Groundwater Sustainability agency hats and consider adopting that…

Amber Alert 12.17.2019

In Cambria, an alert citizen yesterday spotted a suspect in an amber alert kidnapping. The citizen recognized the suspect at the Shell gas station and called the sheriffs department. Then a group of citizens delayed the man at the gas station until authorities could arrive. Tony Cipolla says some citizens physically restrained the suspect until…

Fire in the Riverbed 12.17.2019

Yesterday morning, fire crews responded to a report of a fire in the Salinas riverbed near the intersection of highway 46 and highway 101. Smoke from the fire was visible from the freeways, but the size of the fire has not yet been determined. Paso Robles police say that a pile of trash was burning…

Weather 12.17.2019

Forecasters say it will be a little cooler today than yesterday, but late tonight and early tomorrow morning, we may get some showers. About a 40% chance of rain overnight. Tomorrow clouds and sunshine, but only a 20% chance of rain tomorrow in the north county. The long range forecast calls for a 50% showers…

North County Weather 12.16.2019

Sunny today, highs in the upper 50’s. Partly cloudy overnight, lows in the low to mid 30’s. Tomorrow, mostly cloudy, highs near 60. The long range forecast calls for mostly sunny skies through the week. Highs in the mid 50’s to low 60’s. A 70% chance of rain early wednesday. Then, we may get rain…

Babe Ruth’s Bat 12.16.2019

At an auction Saturday in Laguna Niguel, the bat Babe Ruth used to hit his 500th home run sold for more than $1 million dollars. That home run came on August 11th, 1929 in a game against the Cleveland Indians. Ruth was the first of 27 major league ball payers to reach that mark. SCB…

Vine Street Clothing 12.16.2019

A big sale for a local clothing designer today and tomorrow in Templeton. Kristi Reeves says she began working with clothing design when she was young. She studied clothing design at the Fashion Institute of LA and worked for several other companies before starting Vine Street Apparel. More than 500 retail stores across the country…

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Fire in San Simeon 12.16.2019

You may see smoke and flames near San Simeon and Montana de Oro this week. California state parks will conduct prescribed burns at Montaña de Oro and Hearst’s San Simeon state parks. Cal Fire and the Air Pollution Control district are helping with the controlled burn. Burning is expected to happen today and Friday, from…