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Zoo Boo 10.25.2021

At Charles Paddock Zoo in Atascadero, Zoo Boo attracted hundreds of kids and adults to the Charles Paddock Zoo in Atascadero. So many turned out that the line led all the way through the park to the Atascadero lake pavilion. After a year’s hiatus for the shutdown, the 30th Annual event returned with enthusiasm. Zoo…

Honey Oak Festival 10.25.2021

It was all about bees, honey and pumpkins Saturday at the downtown city park in Paso Robles. Including a Spelling Bee for Paso Robles elementary students put on by the high school group affiliated with the Optimist club. The Spelling Bee just one of a number of bee related activities. And John Chestnut took his…

Gas Prices Up 10.25.2021

Gas prices in San Luis Obispo county are through the roof. At the Gorda Springs Resort in Big Sur, the cost for a gallon of regular gas is $7.59. That’s one of the highest prices in the US. Gasbuddy.com reports that San Luis Obispo county had the fourth-highest gas prices in the nation on Friday.…

Expenses in SLO County 10.25.2021

Do you find living in San Luis Obispo county expensive? A new report by Doxo indicates that on the average, county residents pay about 30% more in their monthly bills than someone living elsewhere in the country. The average is about $2,450 dollars per month. That’s 29.7% higher than average. The good news, county residents…

Supervisors Public Hearing 10.25.2021

Tomorrow evening at six, the San Luis Obispo county supervisors will conduct a public hearing to consider the initial draft maps for the county’s 2021 redistricting of supervisorial districts, and to give staff formal direction for any modifications as necessary. The new districts change boundary lines rather drastically. Part of Atascadero may move into the…

Opener For Monday 10.25.2021

How is the rain impacting your life this morning? It’s been raining hard since late last night in the north county. The atmospheric river bearing down on us causing rivers to run off on Spring street and Riverside drive in Paso Robles, and standing water in many areas of the north county. Please drive defensively…

North County Weather 10.22.2021

Mostly cloudy today, highs near 69 in Paso Robles. 66 in Atascadero. SW winds 10-15 miles per hour. Overnight, cloudy skies, lows near 48. NW winds 10-15 miles per hour. Tomorrow, mostly sunny, highs near 73 in Paso Robles. 72 in Atascadero. WSW winds 10-15 miles per hour. The extended forecast, clouds will gather Sunday…

In Sports 10.22.2021

The Templeton Eagles take on the undefeated Mission College Prep Royals tonight in San Luis Obispo. The Royals are 6-0. Led by junior running George Kardashian who rushed for 98 yards, the Royals beat Morro Bay 60-3 last Friday night. Templeton coach Don Crow says the Royals are a very good team. The Eagles and…

Vikings Arrival in North America 10.22.2021

So, when did the Vikings arrive in north America? In the early 60’s, scientists uncovered an early Viking settlement in Newfoundland. Using carbon dating, the researchers said the settlement was inhabited between 990 and 1050 AD. Now, Dutch scientists have used a new kind of radiocarbon dating to determine an exact year, 1021. That’s the…

Zoo Boo Tomorrow Night 10.22.2021

Zoo Boo returns tomorrow night to the Charles Paddock Zoo. That’s Alan Baker, the zoo director of the Charles Paddock Zoo in Atascadero. Zoo Boo is from 5:30 until 8:00 tomorrow night. Atascadero is also hosting the 3rd Annual Central Coast Craft Beer Festival during the day tomorrow. For more information go to the website:…