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Marijuana Bust 6.24.2019

A big marijuana bust at cannabis grow operations in southern San Luis Obispo county and northern Santa Barbara county. Investigators confiscate about 40 thousand pounds of illegal marijuana and 350 thousand cannabis plants. The raids occurred last week after a two-month investigation. The cultivation area was located on 187 acres of agricultural land. About 60…

Man Killed by State Parks Rangers 6.24.2019

A man was killed by state park rangers at Pfeiffer Big Sur state park on Saturday. Rangers responded to reports of gunshots late Saturday. The suspect was on mount Manuel Trail around 7 Saturday evening. That was just before the fatal shooting by park rangers. The Monterey county sheriff’s office is working with the California…

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Ian Parkinson on Shooting 6.24.2019

San Luis Obispo county sheriff Ian Parkinson talks about the death of a Sacramento police officer shot while helping a woman move out of a house where there was alleged domestic violence. Tara Sullivan and her training officer were ambushed last Wednesday at a home in Sacramento. 45-year-old Adel Sambrano Ramos is charged with murder,…

A Fire Off Estrella Road 6.24.2019

A fire burned a mobile home and about three acres off Estrella road near Airport road east of Paso Robles. The fire broke out around 9:30 last night. Initially Cal Fire reported the fire had potential for 15 acres, but they quickly stopped forward progress. The cause of the fire is under investigation. Another fire…

Weather 6.24.2019

Sunny this week in the north county. High temperatures will be in the 80’s. Today in the upper 80’s. Tomorrow in the low 80’s. We’ll see strong SW winds tomorrow from 20-30 miles per hour, but today will be more calm. High temperatures sneaking up into the upper 80’s this weekend.

In Sports 6.21.2019

Assemblyman Jordan Cunningham honors the Templeton Eagles girls softball team. The Eagles were the division 3 champions of the CIF central section. Recently, they were presented with a certificate of recognition from assemblyman Jordan Cunningham’s office. The Eagles lose only two seniors from this season, including pitcher Ashley Daughtery, who is going to Texas A…

First Day of Summer 6.21.2019

Today is the first day of summer in the north county. It’s also the longest day of the year. Sunrise occurred at 5:48 this morning. Sunset comes at 8:22 tonight. 15 hours 34 minutes of light today. The day is 14 hours 34 minutes long. Tomorrow, will be one second shorter. The summer of 2019…

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Human Remains Discovered 6.21.2019

A Cal Trans crew discovers human remains on highway one near Morro Bay boulevard. While performing routine landscaping, the crew found a human skull. They called the sheriff’s department. The sheriff’s forensic pathologist responded to the scene and estimates the remain have been in the area anywhere from several months to a year. The remains…

Vehicle Theft 6.21.2019

A car stolen in Paso Robles Wednesday evening, was spotted by the CHP yesterday morning in Atascadero. The CHP spotted the vehicle on highway 101 and the Santa Barbara road off-ramp. The driver exited the highway and drove onto Santa Barbara road. The CHP tried to stop the vehicle and the suspected turned southbound on…