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Bicyclist Struck in Los Osos 7.21.2021

A bicyclist in Los Osos was seriously hurt yesterday when she was struck by a commercial truck. Around 9:50 yesterday morning, a woman was riding her bike southbound in the bike lane on South Bay Boulevard near Turri road. The 73-year-old cyclist attempted to make a left-hand turn onto Turri road. She did so at…

SLO Co Covid Update 7.21.2021

The San Luis Obispo county health department reports 129 new covid cases this past week in the county. Paso Robles with 23. Atascadero with 20. Templeton with 7. San Miguel with four. San Luis Obispo had 20. Arroyo Grande 17. No new deaths reported. So far in the county with 285 thousand people, 264 people…

Paso Robles City Council Meeting 7.21.2021

A very short city council meeting last night in Paso Robles. Just one item on the agenda, A lease agreement for 4309 Second Wind Way, which is city-owned property near the airport. The council quickly went into closed session. After closed session, the council approved the lease agreement unanimously. The meeting was adjourned. The next…

Redistricting in SLO 7.21.2021

San Luis Obispo county supervisors received a lengthy report from redistricting partners yesterday afternoon. Paul Mitchell described some of the issues related to redistricting and outlined a timetable for five meetings leading to the board’s approval of redesigned districts in December. That is contingent on the Census Bureau’s report on the census. The first person…

Opener For Wednesday 7.21.2021

The mid state fair opens today in Paso Robles. Although some agriculture events begin at 8:00 this morning, the grand opening will be at 3:30 pm, the carnival opens at four. Shuttle buses begin operation at 4:00 pm. Every 15 minutes from Albertson’s bus stop on Niblick road. Stopping at city hall at 10th and…

North County Weather 7.20.2021

Sunny today, but a little warmer. Highs near 99 in Paso Robles, 94 in Atascadero. WSW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Overnight, clear skies, lows near 53. WNW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tomorrow, mostly sunny, highs near 98 in Paso Robles, 92 tomorrow in Atascadero. NW winds 10-15 miles per hour. The extended forecast…

In Sports 7.20.2021

A Cal Poly alumnus from Durango, Colorado will ride a mountain bike at the Olympics. 23-year-old Christopher Blevins still trains in San Luis Obispo county during the winter. He will be the only American male competing in mountain bike riding. Blevins continued training during the pandemic. He says he lived in San Luis through most…

Sensorio Open 7.20.2021

Sensorio’s Field of Light show off highway 46 in Paso Robles will remain open until January second of next year. The outdoor art exhibit on 15-acres will operate until the new year. It reopened in April after being closed due to the pandemic and government imposed shut down. Sensorio officials say it’s been sold out…

Giovanni’s Fish Market 7.20.2021

In Morro Bay, more trouble at Giovanni’s Fish Market. On Saturday, police arrested three people on suspicion of stealing a tip jar from the fish market. That’s just a few months after the business was burglarized and vandalized. All three of the suspects are from Tulare county. One suspect stole the tip jar from the…