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Opening Weather 01.06.2022

Mostly sunny skies for the next ten days, although tomorrow will be cloudy with a 20% chance of rain. Otherwise, no significant chance of rain in the forecast for the next ten days. King tides again this week, caused by the alignment of the sun, the moon and the earth. At twelve noon, we’ll have…

North County Weather 01.05.2022

Sunny after morning clouds today in the north county. Highs near 61, NE winds 5-10 miles per hour. Tonight, partly cloudy, lows near 43, ENE winds 5-10 mph. Tomorrow, mostly sunny skies after morning clouds. Highs near 63, ENE winds 5-10 mph. The extended forecast calls for mostly cloudy skies Friday with about a 20%…

In High School Basketball 01.05.2022

The Atascadero Greyhounds boys basketball team beat Mission Prep 57-47 last night on the hilltop. The Greyhounds outscored the Royals 15-7 in the second quarter to take a ten point lead at halftime. They hung on in the second half for the victory. The Greyhounds improve to 10-4 for the season. The Royals fall to…

Pastor Brad Elijah 01.05.2022

A Paso Robles pastor learns he is receiving a national award this week. You may remember president George H.W. Bush’s speech on a thousand points of light. Pastor Brad Elijah is receiving the National Freedom award for volunteerism. Pastor Brad Elijah has been on the central coast for more than 30 years, but he is…

California Water Officials 01.05.2022

California water officials adopt new rules on wasting water. The drought rules adopted yesterday is intended to stop practices such as hosing off driveways or allowing water to run in streets. The state water resources control board prohibits overwatering lawns, washing cars without a shut-off nozzle, hosing down sidewalks or watering grass within 48 hours…

Judge Blocks Navy Action 01.05.2022

A federal judge in Texas grants a preliminary injunction stopping the US Navy from taking action against 35 sailors who refuse to get vaccinated against covid 19. The 35 sailors refuse on religious grounds. The injunction is a new challenge to defense secretary Lloyd Austin’s decision to make vaccinations mandatory for all members of the…

SLO Covid Cases Report 01.05.2022

Covid cases are up, deaths are not. That’s the report from the county health department. They’re reporting 1500 new cases of covid 19 in the past five days. That’s the greatest surge since last January. A third of those cases were confirmed on one day, New Year’s Eve. The good news, although 30 people are…