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Lavender & Olive Festivals Return 6.28.2021

The Olive Festival and Lavender Festival are returning to the downtown city park. That combined event will take place Saturday July 10th at the downtown city park. Contact Main Street if you’d like to get involved in the Olive Festival and Central Coast Lavender Festival Saturday July 10th at the downtown city park in Paso…

Friends of the Library 6.28.2021

If you’ve been to the Paso Robles city library, you probably noticed the Friends of the Library store is open again. Ann Bell tells KPRL there will be a book drive July 10th and 24th behind the library by the big oak tree. Although, you can drop the magazines off at the store anytime. The…

Off Road Fatality 6.28.2021

A fatal crash at the Oceano dunes Saturday. An off road vehicle crashed at sand highway 22 on a 20-foot dune just after twelve noon. One person was killed. Two others injured. One man was transported by helicopter to a hospital. Another transported by ambulance. All three men were about 30 years old. They have…

Willow Fire 6.28.2021

The Willow fire is now 73% contained. It has burned nearly 3,000 acres The fire is burning south of Big Sur and is near the Tassajara Zen Center and Hot Springs. A crew of Hot Shot fire fighters were flown in last Wednesday. Those Hot Shots are to be dropped into remote areas by aircraft…

Riverbed Fires 6.28.2021

Two fires in the Salinas riverbed over the weekend. The first was just after six Friday evening when fire trucks responded to a small fire near Navajo, just north of Albertson’s. They drenched the area of the fire and extinguished it in about 30 minutes. Another fire reported on Saturday. Friday’s fire appeared to be…

Job Fair in Downtown Paso 6.28.2021

The Paso Robles chamber of commerce is promoting a job fair on Tuesday morning July 13th. It will be from 9-11 at the downtown city park. All businesses in Paso Robles are eligible to participate. For businesses to register, contact the Paso Robles chamber of commerce or go onto their website. The deadline for businesses…

Hearst Castle Still Closed 6.28.2021

According to the Tribune, Hearst Castle will be closed for another nine months. The Tribune’s Cambria bureau chief spoke late last week with parks district superintendent Dan Falat. He says it will take at least nine months to repair damage to a section of the road near the hilltop because of damage to all 27…

Opener For Monday 6.28.2021

Did you enjoy the warm weekend? High temperatures reaching 108 in Paso Robles yesterday. 108 in Shandon. 97 in Atascadero. 66 in Cambria. Today will be about the same, then a cooling trend begins tomorrow. Highs tomorrow in Paso Robles near 102. Wednesday, highs will drop to 87, and they’ll stay in the mid to…

North County Weather 6.25.2021

Mostly sunny skies after morning clouds, highs near 92. WSW winds 10-20 miles per hour this afternoon. Overnight, clear skies, lows near 56. SW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tomorrow, mostly sunny and warmer, highs near 104. NW winds 10-15 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for high temperatures around 107 on Sunday. Cooling…