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AG News 6.18.2019

The California Mid State fair is looking for all former Miss California mid-state fair queens. This is the 50th anniversary of the annual pageant. So they have plans for special recognition for the former mid-state fair queens. If you are a former queen or know of one, you’re asked to call Patti Lucas at the…

Jackson Brown 6.18.2019

Jackson Brown will perform at an acoustic benefit concert to raise money for the Morro Bay dog beach. It’s a fundraiser for the Cayucos Land Conservancy. The group is trying to raise several million dollars to buy the hillside property between Morro Bay and Cayucos. It’s currently owned by Toro Creek Ranch. It’s known on…

County House Prices 6.18.2019

Home prices in San Luis Obispo county for the month of May reached a new high. The county’s median home price was $640 thousand dollars. That’s up about 13-hundred dollars over last year. When put up for sale, the median home spent 19 days on the market. The median price for a home is seen…

Chef Gets 4 Years 6.18.2019

A former chef was given more than four years in county jail for his conviction of sexual assault against a woman at Atascadero lake park two years ago. David Ebrahimi Ardebili sentenced to four years and 180 days. The judge allowed him to serve his time in the county jail rather than in state prison.…

Heritage Ranch Fire 6.18.2019

Late yesterday afternoon, a fire damaged a house in Heritage Ranch and burned several surrounding acres. Firefighters say the fire started in the attic of the house, and then spread to the hills around the house. Cal Fire quickly contained the fire. It burned several acres near Saddleback Lane. Only one victim reported from the…

Paso Robles City Council 6.18.2019

Tonight, the Paso Robles city council revisits the short term rentals issue. Two weeks ago, the council voted 3-0 to approve a new ordinance to phase out STR’s in R-1 (residential) zoning. After lengthy discussion and public testimony and several failed motions, mayor Steve Martin joined council members Maria Elena Garcia and Fred Strong in…

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US Open 6.17.2019

The US Open wraps up yesterday afternoon in Pebble Beach. Gary Woodland sinks a 30-foot birdie putt to give him a three-shot victory over Brooks Koepka. Finishing in a tie for third, Xander Schauffele of San Diego, whose caddie is former Greyhound Austin Kaiser. Schauffele tied for third with Jon Rahm of Spain, Chez Reavie…

OJ Simpson Twitter Account 6.17.2019

OJ Simpson announces he’s launching a Twitter account that will share his thoughts and opinions on “just about everything.” That’s how he describes it. He says he’s got a “little gettin’ even to do.” In a phone interview from a golf course in Las Vegas, Simpson tells the associated press that it will be a…