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Farmers Market 6.25.2019

Farmers Market in Paso Robles is moving to an earlier time today. It has been held from 3 to 6 in the afternoon in downtown next to the public library. Beginning today, Farmers Market will be from 9-11:30 in downtown, just of Spring street. So, you’re advised against parking your car on the 11th street…

Atascadero City Council 6.25.2019

(photo, Monterey Bay Community Power CEO Tom Habashi) The Atascadero city council meets tonight. At the outset of the meeting, the council will get a presentation on Community Choice energy by Monterey Bay Community Power. Then they’ll allow public comment. It’s likely some of the same people who spoke in Paso Robles before the city…

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Sound Off Monday 6.24.2019

Mary Cravets and Heather Moreno of the National Association of Women Business Owners, Central Coast Chapter. They have a meeting coming up Friday July 5th. Central Coast Chapter of National Association of Women Business Owners sets July 5th for Assertive People Win: Becoming A More Powerful Communicator he Central Coast California chapter of the National…

North County Weather 6.24.2019

Mostly sunny today with highs in the upper 80’s. SW winds this afternoon 5-10 miles per hour. Tonight, clear with lows in the low 50’s. Tomorrow, sunny highs in the low 80’s. SW afternoon winds 20-30 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for sunny skies through the weekend, with highs into the upper 80’s.

Joe’s One-Niner Diner 6.24.2019

The city of Paso Robles has started work on a remodel project at the Paso Robles Airport. They’re putting a permanent roof on the deck outside Joe’s One-Niner Diner. The roof will expand seating for the restaurant to an air-conditioned area, but the construction has closed off that section. The city has worked on plans…

Caltrans 6.24.2019

Caltrans is looking for input on how to manage highway one in Big Sur. They’re conducting outreach events in several areas to get input on a sustainable transportation demand management plan. There will be a meeting tomorrow in San Luis and Cambria. The meeting tomorrow in San Luis will be from 1:30 to 3:30 at…

Trump Plans for Deportation 6.24.2019

Plans for the illegal immigration removal process outlined last week by president Donald Trump have been delayed for two weeks. The delay intended to give democrats and republicans to get together and work out a solution to the asylum and loophole problems at the southern border. That’s according to a tweet from the president yesterday.…

Marijuana Bust 6.24.2019

A big marijuana bust at cannabis grow operations in southern San Luis Obispo county and northern Santa Barbara county. Investigators confiscate about 40 thousand pounds of illegal marijuana and 350 thousand cannabis plants. The raids occurred last week after a two-month investigation. The cultivation area was located on 187 acres of agricultural land. About 60…

Man Killed by State Parks Rangers 6.24.2019

A man was killed by state park rangers at Pfeiffer Big Sur state park on Saturday. Rangers responded to reports of gunshots late Saturday. The suspect was on mount Manuel Trail around 7 Saturday evening. That was just before the fatal shooting by park rangers. The Monterey county sheriff’s office is working with the California…