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Leap Day 2.28.2020

Leap Day weekend and it looks like spring in some parts of the north county. Almond trees around Paso Robles are starting to bloom. Same with Japanese cherry trees in the north county, and pear trees on Turtle Creek drive. At Hearst castle, the roses are beginning to bloom. But it’s still February. Tomorrow is…

Other Stories This Thursday 2.27.2020

A federal appeals court in New York rules that the Trump administration can withhold millions of dollars in law enforcement grants to force states to cooperate with US immigration enforcement. The ruling by the 2nd Court of Appeals challenges sanctuary city policies in many states. An astronomer in Chicago says there’s a connection between sunspots…

Paso Robles School District 2.27.2020

While Paso Robles school district wrestles with budget issues, there is one positive message from superintendent Curt Dubost. Joey Vaughn, the new Director of Food Service for the district is having a major impact. Joey Vaughn has turned around food service departments in other school districts, including Los Angeles unified and another in Cleveland. Vaughn…

Talk On The Block 2.27.2020

Atascadero chamber of commerce and the city of Atascadero hosting another Talk On The Block event tonight at Community Church on Rosario avenue. That’s near the Atascadero police station. Mayor Heather Moreno says the city brought the program back because people enjoyed it last year, and learned a lot from city leaders. Talk On The…

In Sports 2.26.2020

The Templeton softball team lost to Central Fresno 5-4 in extra innings. The Grizzlies won it in the 8th inning. Templeton high school is having a mandatory sports parents meeting tonight at Templeton high school. All of the meetings to be held in the B-wing beginning at seven, but each sport is in a different…

Inmate Death 2.26.2020

Another inmate dies at the county jail. Monday night, a 62-year-old Nipomo man who was arrested for driving under the influence died at the jail. Gregory Luis Trujillo suffered a medical event in the intake and release area of the jail. Trujillo had been arrested around 3:10 Monday afternoon in front of Nipomo elementary school.…