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SLO County Elections 06.23.2022

Another day, another ballot count. Yesterday the county clerks office counted 6,783 ballots. That leaves 17,343 votes to be counted. A few minor changes. First, supervisor Bruce Gibson’s lead over his challengers drops below 50%. He how has 49.3% of the vote, which would mean he will face the second place finisher in the general…

North County Weather 06.22.2022

Sunny today in the north county, highs near 93. SW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tonight, clear skies, lows near 57. W winds 10-15 miles per hour. Tomorrow, sunny skies, highs near 95. W winds 10-20 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for sunny skies thru this weekend. High temperatures in the mid 90’s.

In Sports 06.22.2022

First the college world series at Omaha’s baseball stadium. Two elimination games yesterday. Texas A & M beat Notre Dame 5-1, which eliminates the Fighting Irish. Then, Arkansas beat Auburn 11-1, which eliminates Auburn. So the college world series is down to four teams. Today, Oklahoma plays Texas A & M. Then Ole Miss plays…

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Other Stories This Wednesday 06.22.2022

An at risk teenager reported missing over the weekend has been found, safe and sound. 17-year-old Peirson Kromhout located Monday. She was reported missing Sunday afternoon. The town of Los Osos named by USA Today readers as one of the 10 best coastal small towns. They cite unpretentiousness and affordable seaside fun without the crowds.…

Roger Oxborrow Retiring 06.22.2022

At Paso Robles city council last night, the mayor read a proclamation honoring Roger Oxborrow on his retirement as airport manager. Roger Oxborrow shared his feelings bout the recognition at last night’s Paso Robles city council meeting. Roger Oxborrow, retiring as Paso Robles airport manager after working there for more than three decades.

APCD To Discuss Fee Increase 06.22.2022

The Air Pollution Control District is better known as the APCD. Today, they meet, and they’ll discuss increasing fees in the county. Mike Brown talked about it yesterday during public comment. He said the Phillips 66 refinery is no longer operating, and that means that the Air Pollution Control District is not receiving $500 thousand…

Proposed Salary Increase 06.22.2022

San Luis Obispo county supervisors were to vote yesterday on a proposed salary increase for county administrators. But it didn’t happen. A county administrator pulled the resolution from the agenda. Proposed salary increases for county administrators may come back before the supervisors at a later date.

Primary Election 06.22.2022

During the board of supervisors public comment yesterday morning, the board heard from a number of citizens expressing their frustration with the primary election in our county. At the conclusion of the discussion, supervisor Debbie Arnold shared her concerns about the delay in counting ballots for the primary election. She asked county counsel Rita Neal…