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Paso Robles School Board 1.15.2020

The Paso Robles school board met at the PRJUSD office last night. Assistant superintendent Carol Kenyon gave a report on academic performance, and the district policy on homework. She said in the early grades the intent is to encourage students responsibility and self-discipline. The expectation is that elementary student will not be given more than…

Atascadero City Council 1.15.2020

After nearly two hours of discussion, the Atascadero City Council unanimously approved a new drive through for Human Bean Coffee on El Camino Real just north of Curbaril. The Conditional Use Permit was approved by the Planning Commission, but appealed by Mayor Heather Moreno because of all the recent controversy over drive-through restaurants and the…

Olsen Chandler Ranch 1.15.2020

The next public meeting for the Olsen-South Chandler property is this afternoon from 3-7 at Virginia Peterson elementary school. All Paso Robles residents are welcome to attend the meeting. The purpose is to hear an update on project status, the results of the environmental impact report and to accept public input on the plan to…

Weather

Weather 1.15.2020

Sunshine today in the north county with temperatures near 60, but tomorrow will be a different matter. Forecasters saying will get showers tomorrow morning, becoming steady rain in the afternoon. We may get one half inch of rain tomorrow. The likelihood of rain remains at 100%. Windy, too. 20-30 miles per hour from the SSW.…

North County Weather 1.14.2020

Clouds and some sunshine today, highs this afternoon in the upper 50’s. Clear skies overnight, lows near 32. Tomorrow, mostly sunny skies tomorrow, highs near 60. The extended forecast calls for rain and wind on Thursday, clearing on Friday and Saturday for the Tamale Festival in Atascadero.

Olsen Chandler Ranch 1.14.2020

The next public meeting for the Olsen-South Chandler property is tomorrow from 3-7 at Virginia Peterson elementary school. All Paso Robles residents are welcome to attend the meeting. The purpose is to hear an update on the project status, the results of the environmental impact report and to accept public input on the plan to…

Arrest in Paso Robles 1.14.2020

Paso Robles police arrest two people early Saturday morning after a short chase through downtown. Just after midnight, police received a report of a man setting off fireworks in the alley behind 1900 Park street. The first officer on the scene spotted a black Nissan driving through the alley. The vehicle sped off when the…

Church Embezzler 1.14.2020

A 51-year-old woman who embezzled nearly $300,000 from a Paso Robles church is sentenced to two years, eight months in state prison. Claire Eastin worked as office manager at the Life Community church for 12-13 years. She began embezzling money from the church around 2012. Church staff discovered the embezzlement while she was ill. Pastor…

School Buses 1.14.2020

The Paso Robles school board making every effort to cover up the financial losses incurred by the district during the Chris Williams administration, but the impact is hitting parents pocket books. The price for school bus passes more than doubles. After Thursday of this week, the district will charge children $190 per semester to ride…