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Dick Mason

Other Stories This Tuesday 05.10.2022

The Navajo Flats fire which started near Santa Margarita Sunday afternoon was apparently started by a campfire. The fire burned 31 acres. The cause is still under investigation, but Cal Fire believes it may have started by a campfire. San Luis Obispo city council approves an ordinance to ban the use of tents in city…

Rios Caledonia Adobe 5.10.2022

If walls could talk… What a story the adobe walls at the Rios Caledonia Adobe in San Miguel might tell in San Miguel. This coming Saturday, the Friends of the Adobe will bring some of those stories to life with an open house featuring living history. Living History Days at the historic Rios Caledonia Adobe…

Norma Moye Honored by State Senator 05.10.2022

California State Senator John Laird presented Norma Moye with a Certificate of Recognition for her 30th Anniversary as Executive Director of the Paso Robles Main Street Association. Senator John Laird stopped by the Main Street Information Booth during the Olive and Lavender Festival to give Norma the award on Saturday. Just as she did at…

Supervisors 05.10.2022

No San Luis Obispo county supervisors meeting today. The meeting last weekend still the subject of discussion around the water cooler, especially at the planning department in the county government building. Sissy Pace of Arroyo Grande spoke during public comment. Pace explained how her family has building homes in the county for two generations over…

Atascadero City Council Meeting 05.10.2022

Atascadero city council meets tonight at the rotunda. The council will proclaim May as National Foster Care Awareness month. They will conduct a public hearing on the weed abatement program. It authorizes the fire chief to proceed and perform the work of abatement where needed. The council will also discuss the proposition 218 majority protest…

North County Weather 05.09.2022

Sunny skies with a few afternoon clouds, highs near 65. NW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tonight, clear skies, lows near 36. NW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tomorrow, mostly sunny, highs near 65. NW winds 10-20 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for mostly sunny skies thru the week, with a warming trend.…

In Sports 05.09.2022

The Templeton high girls swim team won the Division II CIF Swim Championship over the weekend. The Eagles were the only school swimming for the title without having a pool. They finished with 238 points, followed by Nipomo high finishing second with 179. Freshman Kylie Bell broke records in the 200-yard individual medley and the…

Taliban Restrictions in Afghanistan 05.09.2022

Things getting back to normal in Afghanistan. Afghanistan’s Taliban leadership has ordered all Afghan women to wear all-covering clothing in public, and threatened to punish their male relatives in cases of noncompliance. The decree was issued Saturday. It evoked similar restrictions on women during the Taliban’s previous hardline rule between 1996 and 2001. Now those…

Dick Mason

Other Stories This Monday 05.09.2022

Duckhorn Portfolio out of Napa Valley buys a 289-acre ranch in Paso Robles. The Bottom Line Ranch has been growing cabernet sauvignon grapes on 265 acres of the ranch. Duckhorn people described the Bottom Line Ranch as a rare find in terms of row orientations, root stocks and clonal selection. They say it has great…