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Adam Hill 3.13.2020

Not much new in the strange story of supervisor Adam Hill. On Wednesday, his office was searched by the FBI. Then later Wednesday afternoon, the supervisor was taken to the hospital. Cal Coast News reported that he attempted suicide. The county is not commenting. County spokesperson Wendy Szentesi confirming that he was taken to the…

Traffic Calming in Atascadero 3.13.2020

The City of Atascadero conducted the second of four meetings to encourage public input into plans to reconfigure traffic on El Camino Real through downtown. The intent is to improve pedestrian safety and make the downtown area more user friendly to shoppers and visitors. Community Development Director Phil Dunsmore talked about the concept and showed…

Weather

North County Weather 3.12.2020

Mostly sunny, highs in the mid 70’s. Tonight, mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40’s. Tomorrow, mostly sunny skies, but we’ll see some clouds and a 20% chance of rain. Cooler, highs in the low 60’s. The extended forecast calls for mostly sunny Saturday, then more rain Sunday through Saturday of next week. The heaviest…

In Sports 3.12.2020

The Cal Poly women’s basketball team upsets UC Irvine in the second round of the Big West tournament yesterday. That Australian freshman guard scores 30 points as the Mustangs beat the Anteaters 70-49. Abby Ellis hit 11 of her 16 shots, including 5 for nine from three point range. The Mustangs advance to the semi-finals…

Highway One 3.12.2020

Highway 1 to be closed in both directions tonight about two miles south of Ragged Point. That will take place tonight during the overnight hours from 11:55 pm until 6 am. The closure will extend from the traffic signals which maintain the 24/7 traffic control north and south of the project area between the San…

March Miracle Rain Fall 3.12.2020

How much rain did you get at your place? John Lindsey says the heaviest rainfall fell along the coast. Oceano got just under three inches of rain. Flooding occurred in Oceano as a result. Los Osos and Baywood Park got over an inch and a half. The north county received about eight tenths of an…

North County Weather 3.09.2020

Cloudy today, with a 70% chance of rain. Highs this afternoon in the mid 60’s. Tonight, cloudy with a 60% chance of rain, mostly after midnight. Lows in the mid 40’s. Tomorrow, mostly cloudy with an 80% chance of rain. We may get one half inch of rain tomorrow, highs near 60. The extended forecast…

In Sports 3.09.2020

On Saturday, the Templeton Eagles beat Firebaugh 4-2 to win the Firebaugh tournament. That’s the first time an opponent has scored against the Eagles this season. Their record is now 6-0. They’ll play tomorrow afternoon at Taft. The Paso Robles Bearcats lost Saturday to Centennial of Bakersfield, 9-4. The Bearcats drop to 4-2 for the…