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UC Workers 5.06.2019

Unions representing 39 thousand workers at the University of California announcing today that they plan a system-wide walkout May 16th. They’re upset over a plan to outsource millions of dollars in work that could be performed by union workers.

Paso Robles School Superintendent 5.06.2019

The Paso Robles School Board narrows to one its search for a new superintendent, but they’re not identifying the lone finalist. They are reportedly negotiating a contract with one of the two finalists. The two finalists are Dr. Curt DuBost, currently Superintendent of the San Miguel School District. DuBost previously served as Superintendent of the…

Paso Robles City Council 5.06.2019

Paso Robles city council meets tomorrow evening at the library conference room. They’ll discuss the city’s involvement with the Monterey Bay Community Power Collective. They’ll also discuss downtown parking, and a marijuana retail business urgency ordinance. The meeting begins at 6:30. You can hear the meeting live tomorrow night on KPRL.

13th Street Roadwork 5.06.2019

Road construction crews are going to close 13th Street from Park to Spring, Monday and Tuesday to repair damage done Thursday night when a water main broke during the final repaving work on 13th. Crews are installing lighted pedestrian crosswalks at Pine and Park Streets. Ditas Esperanza says, “When the water main broke, the work…

Weather 5.06.2019

We may see a stormy Monday in the north county. There’s a chance of rain today, with increasing clouds and a chance of thunderstorms. Total rainfall, counting the rain yesterday is expected to reach up to 3 tenths of an inch in some areas. Another low-pressure system may bring rain showers Thursday night into Friday.

North County Weather 5.03.2019

Mostly sunny, highs in the low 80’s, WSW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tonight, clear, lows in the mid 40’s. Tomorrow, sunny with highs in the mid 70’s, SW winds 15-25 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for mostly sunny skies through the weekend. A 30% chance of rain Sunday morning increasing to 50%…

In Sports 5.03.2019

The Paso Robles baseball team beat Templeton 8-4 to close out the regular season for both teams. Senior Lucas Climber struck out 11 over six innings to get the win. Sophomore Jakob Wright had two singles, two stolen bases and scored two runs for the Bearcats. Sr. Riley Swarthout had two singles and 2 RBI’s.…

Three Speckled Hens 5.03.2019

This weekend at the Paso Robles Event Center, Three Speckled Hens Antiques and Old Stuff Show returns. It began when Suzi Fuller and Kathy Marquardt took a road trip to see a show in Washington State. They came back with a big trailer loaded with old stuff, most of it country-oriented antiques and collectibles. Suzi…

Olive Festival 5.03.2019

The 16th annual Olive Festival is this weekend. The Olive Festival opens at 10:00 Saturday morning at Paso Robles downtown city park. There will be cooking demonstrations and tasting all day. There will also be a Pre-Olive Festival social mixer this evening at Allegretto Vineyard Resort. For more information go to the main street website.

Health and Cafeterias 5.03.2019

County health officials inspected local cafeterias early this year to ascertain if they comply with the health code. Templeton schools each scored 100. Only one minor issue at Vineyard elementary, which was corrected. The score at Vineyard 99.5. In Paso Robles, the Culinary Arts Academy had one of the lowest scores in the county, 91.5.…