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SLO County Sheriff’s Bust 5.27.2021

The SLO county sheriff’s department reporting a drug bust which occurred a couple weeks ago in Templeton. The special operations unit detectives working with the probation department and homeland security investigation special agents, served a search warrant on a home in the 50 block of Brewer street in Templeton. They found a lot of drugs.…

Giron’s Family 5.27.2021

The family of the man who shot and killed San Luis Obispo police detective Luca Benedetti say they repeatedly warned the police about his mental illness, and the fact he owned firearms. Those who knew Eddie Giron say his mental health spiraled in the weeks leading up to his deadly assault on May 10th. Giron…

Atascadero Police Department 5.27.2021

It’s deja vu, all over again. Flags displayed at the Atascadero police department suddenly removed this week. Amanda Hawkins and her friend Valorie decorated the police station April 27th with blue ribbons and thin blue line flags. Unfortunately, there are some who find those thin blue line flags offensive. Groups like black lives matters, antifa…

John Cox 5.27.2021

Another familiar voice concerned about conditions of the state of California, gubernatorial candidate John Cox. He ran in 2018, and lost to governor Gavin Newsom. But he’s running again in the recall election. You’ll see his name among many others on the ballot in the recall effort against governor Gavin Newsom. We’ll have more from…

New California State Convention 5.27.2021

On a remote ranch just inland from Pismo Beach, hundreds people gathered yesterday for the 8th Constitutional Convention for the New California State. Hundreds of people gathering at a ranch near Pismo Beach again today for the 8th Constitional Convention. It’s part of the movement to create a New California State. To get tickets or…

North County Weather 5.26.2021

Sunny with highs in the upper 80’s. WNW winds this afternoon 10-20 miles per hour. Overnight, clear skies, lows near 47. WNW winds 10-15 miles per hour. Tomorrow, sunny, highs near 88. NW winds 15-25 miles per hour. The next ten days expected to be sunny. Highs in the 80’s. And that will continue through…

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Other Stories This Wednesday 5.26.2021

About one hundred homes in the city of San Luis Obispo are boiling water because of potential contamination after a water main breaks in the city. Neighborhoods bordered by Broad street, Tank Farm road, Johnson avenue and Bishop street could be affected. The Santa Barbara airport is adding daily flights to and from O’hare International…

Paso Robles School District 5.26.2021

Paso Robles school board met last night at the district office. Another administrator resigns to work elsewhere. Nate Maas joins a long list of principals and administrators who are leaving the school district to go work else where. Some, however are simply retiring. The school board talked last night about potential maps to use to…

Atascadero City Council 5.26.2021

Atascaero city council held another virtual meeting last night. City manager Rachelle Rickard made several important announcements, including one about Memorial Day at the Faces of Freedom. There will be a Memorial Day ceremony at the Faces of Freedom on May 31st. That’s Monday, at twelve noon. The council held three technical public hearings. They…

Opener For Wednesday 5.26.2021

Did you see the lunar eclipse this morning? The moon grew darker and turned reddish as it passed through the earth’s shadow early this morning. Is it an omen? For the Paso Robles school district, it may be a warning about the rampant resignations among administrators and principals school district. At last night’s board meeting,…