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Monterey Bay Community Power Collective 5.13.2019

An informational forum on the Monterey Bay Community Power Collective Wednesday night at the Paso Robles Inn. The forum will be from 7-9 Wednesday evening. The discussion will relate the city’s involvement with the Monterey Bay Community Power Collective. The discussion began April 3rd when a number of progressives attended the Paso Robles city council…

Planning Commission 5.13.2019

Tomorrow night, the Paso Robles city planning commission will revisit the controversy over short term rentals in the city. At last weeks Paso Robles city council meeting, a number of people spoke during public comment about short term rentals, tomorrow night, the issue comes back before the planning commission to develop guidelines for short term…

Weather Forecast 5.13.2019

Forecasters saying we’ll see mostly sunny skies today, and tomorrow. Then look for cloudy skies Wednesday with showers early Thursday morning. A 98% chance of precipitation early Thursday morning. Up to one half inch of rain expected late Wednesday and early Thursday. Another 50% chance of rain Sunday, but only a trace of precipitation expected.

In Sports 5.10.2019

The Paso Robles softball team upset #1 seed Buchanan, 3-2. Mckenna Smith hit 3-3 with a double off the wall. She had all three RBI’s. Becca Stroud went 2-3, scoring two runs. The Bearcats will play at Bullard high school on Tuesday afternoon. The winner of that game will play for the division 1 championship…

Adelaida Trail Ride & BBQ 5.10.2019

The annual Adelaida Trail Ride and BBQ is tomorrow. Jane Jewell says there will also be a ceremony to honor a Hugh Pitts, who passed away last year. Pitts donated the flagpole to the Adelaida community and barbecue at the annual Adelaida Round-Up. The Adelaida Trail Ride and Barbecue is tomorrow.

Turtle Creek Park 5.10.2019

Paso Robles city crews removed the concrete shuffleboard court at Turtle Creek park in Sierra Bonita Village. The park on Brook Hill drive is getting renovated. The shuffleboard court to be replaced by barbecue facilities. The area is a popular gathering spot for residents and their dogs. Some residents in the senior community have discussed…

Sex Education 5.10.2019

The California Department of Education approves changes to the state’s sex education classes. Some organizations call the new textbooks sexually explicit. They explain sex to students as young as kindergarten. The subject matter includes information about sex trafficking, sexual orientation and how to support transgenders, cross dressers, homosexuals and other non-conforming students in the classroom.…

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US News and World Report Rankings 5.10.2019

US News and World Report releasing its ranking of the nations high schools. The magazine uses a mathematical formula to rank the best public, charter, magnet and stem high schools throughout the country. The formula considers advanced placement exams, math and reading proficiency and graduation rates. San Luis Obispo high school has the highest score…