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Paso Robles School Board 1.27.2021

The Paso Robles school board ambushed by opponents to a plan to close Georgia Brown elementary school. Several said that the 7-11 Measure M oversight committee did not represent the community because there were too few neighbors of Georgia Brown on the committee. Elena Garcia called the recommendation by the committee “illegitimate.” Trustee Chris Bausch…

Opening Monologue 1.27.2021

Wind and rain today in the north county Forecasters say we’ll experience southerly winds 25-35 miles per hour. They’re predicting 3-5 inches of rain today, so there may be some flooding. PG and E meteorologist says this storm could bring between 6 and ten inches of rain to the area. Some areas may receive a…

North County Weather 1.26.2021

Sunny this morning, increasing clouds this afternoon. Highs this afternoon near 54. Heavy rain overnight. We may receive 1-2 inches of rain overnight, lows near 44. Tomorrow, wet and windy, 3 to 5” of rain expected. Southerly winds 25-35 miles per hour. Localized flooding is possible. Thursday, the wind dies down, but we may get…

Atascadero City Council 1.26.2021

Atascadero city council meets this evening virtually. It will not be open to the public. You can watch the meeting on slospan.org. And on Spectrum Cable channel 20. You cal also listen to meeting here on KPRL AM 1230 and FM 99.3. The council will get a fiscal year audit for 2019-2020. They will also…

SLO Co Covid Update 1.26.2021

The county health department out with its almost daily count on coronavirus cases. They say over the weekend another 520 people tested positive for the virus. In total, nearly 17 thousand people have tested positive for Covid-19 in San Luis Obispo county. That’s approaching 10% of the county population. Seven new deaths reported all of…

John Peschong 1.26.2021

Supervisor John Peschong announced last week, before the governors order, to ask the board of supervisors to sue the governor. He planned to bring up the issue during today’s closed session. So, the question is, will the supervisors discuss a lawsuit against the governor during closed session? Peschong texted me this morning, yes they will…

Local Municipalities Press Release 1.26.2021

The city of Paso Robles has released information about the impending downpour. It reads, rainfall amounts from anticipated winter storms could be significant. City staff has taken preemptive measures to mitigate or reduce the flooding potential where possible. The city continues to clean the storm drains and draining pipes through the year to minimize the…