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Juneteenth 06.20.2022

Several hundred people turned out Saturday at the Downtown City Park in Paso Robles to celebrate Juneteenth. The event celebrates the date June 19, 1865, when US Army General Gordon Granger informed slaves in Galveston, Texas that they were free. The Civil War had ended two months prior and the Emancipation Proclamation was passed by…

Opener For Monday 06.20.2022

After a relatively cool weekend, the north county will feel more like July this week. High temperatures reaching 98 tomorrow, then leveling off in the mid 90’s thru the week. Today is Juneteenth, a federal holiday proclaimed last year by congress, and the bill signed into law by president Joe Biden.

North County Weather 06.17.2022

Sunny today in the north county, but cooler, highs near 74. NW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tonight, clear skies, lows near 47. NW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tomorrow, sunny skies after morning clouds but much cooler, highs near 78. WNW winds 10-20 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for sunny skies thru…

In Sports 06.17.2022

The Golden State Warriors beat the Boston Celtics 103-90 to win the NBA championships 4 games to two. The Warriors led by 15 at half time, and held on to win the decisive game last night in Boston. The Warriors will have a parade down Market street in San Francisco on Monday to celebrate their…

King Harris 06.17.2022

One sad note today, Long time central coast broadcaster King Harris died Tuesday night. The 75-year-old news man worked at TV stations in Monterey and Santa Barbara before working for a radio station in San Luis Obispo. King Harris, dead at the age of 75.

Atascadero Skate Park 06.17.2022

For many kids, it’s a challenge finding something to do during the summer months. One of the options is the A-town skate park near Colony park. Kevin Campion operates the indoor skate park in Atascadero. It’s $3 a day for the kids to enjoy the A-town skate park. It’s open seven days a week off…

Nitt Witt Ridge 06.17.2022

In this hot real estate market, one of the properties that languished was Nitt Witt Ridge in Cambria. The eclectic home on a hillside was built by Art Beal, who called himself Captain Nitwit. He built and decorated the home with junk he collected and repurposed. He died in 1992 at the age of 96.…

Paso Robles Roadwork 06.17.2022

While we wait for roadwork to begin on the Golden Hill and Union road intersection, there are other projects in Paso Robles. For instance, the girls streets are getting a make-over. Samantha, Vernonica and Tanya all getting some work done. Ditas Esperanza of the public works department says that work will begin soon.

SLO Co Covid Update 06.17.2022

The county health report that covid cases are up again this past week. 950 new cases in the county. That’s despite all the vaccinations and booster shots. 13 people were hospitalized, but none in ICU. Two more deaths reported. One was between the ages of 65 and 84. The other is over 85. The health…

Juneteenth Celebration Tomorrow 06.17.2022

Tomorrow, Paso Robles celebrates Juneteenth, a holiday for some which started in 1865 in Galveston, Texas. Lovella Walker tells KPRL there will be entertainment, speeches and soul food provided by a restaurant in San Jose. San Luis Obispo mayor Erica Stewart will speak. That’s from 1-4 tomorrow afternoon at the downtown city park in Paso…