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Police Chief Deanna Cantrell 7.12.2019

Yesterday, the San Luis Obispo police department got word that the police chief’s fire arm had been recovered. You may remember chief Deanna Cantrell’s message after she left the weapon in a restroom at a restaurant on Los Osos Valley road. When she realized she’d left the weapon in the restroom, she went back, but…

Oceano Dunes 7.12.2019

The Oceano Dunes off road recreation may continue. The coastal commission votes 8-2 yesterday to allow off road vehicles to continue to the use the park, but says it needs to see meaningful change from state parks or that may end next year. Kevin rice says the commission is biased as is most of the…

North County Weather 7.11.2019

Mostly sunny today with highs near 100. Winds 5-10 miles per hour. Tonight, partly cloudy with lows in the upper 50’s. NW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tomorrow, sunny with highs near 102. NW winds 5-10 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for mostly sunny weather through the weekend with highs near 100. Then…

Atascadero All-Comers Meet 7.11.2019

At Atascadero high school athletic stadium yesterday, the first in a series of all comer track meets, Don Clickard tells KPRL this is the 21st year for the all comer’s meets at Atascadero high school. More than 150 athletes participated. Most were children from 3-8 years of age, but there were also high school, college…

Off Road Vehicles 7.11.2019

The California Coastal Commission meets today and tomorrow in San Luis Obispo. On their agenda, a staff recommendation that the Oceano Dunes be closed to off road vehicles. Jim Suty of the Friends of the Oceano Dunes says the issue of particulates in the air has been used as a lever to close the dunes.…

Deanna Cantrell 7.11.2019

A surprising confession and apology from San Luis Obispo police chief Deanna Cantrell. She left her fire arm in a restroom in a public restroom and it’s missing. If you know anything about the whereabouts of her weapon, you’re asked to call the San Luis Obispo police department.

Two Fires 7.11.2019

Two fires in the north county in the past 24-hours. A house fire started shortly after one thirty yesterday afternoon in Shandon. The house is located on the 300 block of Mesa Grande drive near El Portal. Initially, a fence caught fire. The flames spread to the house. Firefighters knocked down the fire in 30…

Kidnapping Son 7.11.2019

A Paso Robles woman arrested for allegedly kidnapping her son at knife-point yesterday. The incident occurred yesterday during a supervised visit at a park in Paso Robles. The one year-old boy taken from a child welfare services worker at the park around 9:15 yesterday morning. 25-year-old Rashawana Bullock of rural Paso Robles and her mother,…

North County Weather 7.10.2019

Mostly sunny today with highs in the low 90’s. Winds 5-10 miles per hour. Tonight, partly cloudy with lows near 55. NW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tomorrow, sunny with highs near 99. NW winds 10-20 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for mostly sunny weather through the week with highs reaching 100 by…