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Graduation 6.07.2019

Commencement exercises continue for north county high schools. Last night, 165 members of Templeton high school’s class of 2019 received their diplomas in a ceremony held at the high school football field, clearly visible to those driving on 101 through Templeton. At War Memorial stadium in Paso Robles, hundreds of people turned out for Liberty…

Weather 6.07.2019

A warming trend this weekend in the north county. Today will be in the upper 80’s. Tomorrow in the low 90’s. Sunday temperatures will be close to 100 degrees. Next week temperatures will be in the mid 80’s to low 90’s. No rain in the next week’s forecast. Meanwhile in the sierra, the snow pack…

Brooks Lee 6.06.2019

While a few high school graduates are signing million dollar contracts to play professional baseball, Brooks Lee of San Luis Obispo is going to pass on a $2 million dollar signing bonus to play for his dad at Cal Poly. Lee was slated to be drafted around #37 overall. Lee worked out with three major…

High School Graduation 6.06.2019

This is the week for graduations. Atascadero and Shandon held commencement exercises yesterday. 245 Greyhounds graduated yesterday. Kyle de Matias is this year’s valedictorian at Atascadero high school. In Shandon, sixteen Shandon seniors graduated. Alberto Ramirez was this year’s valedictorian. More graduations today in the north county including Liberty high school in Paso Robles.

Culinary Arts Academy Director Suspended 6.06.

A new development in the Paso Robles school district. The director of the Culinary Arts Academy has been suspended. Gregg Wangard was hired by former superintendent Chris Williams. During Wangard’s tenure, the Culinary Arts Academy has been fined at least three times by the state, although the infractions were not made public. The academy started…

Talk on the Block 6.06.2019

Tonight in Atascadero, the final in a series of four “Talk on the Block.” Tonight’s event to be held from 6-7 at Monterey Road elementary school. The events are sponsored by the Atascadero chamber of commerce. Tonight’s final “Talk on the Block” in Atascadero takes place at Monterey Road elementary school, which is located on…

Betsy’s Biscuit Bomber 6.06.2019

Today, marks the 75th anniversary of D-day. Betsy’s Biscuit Bomber is back in the UK for the reenactment. On board the plane several local pilots including pilots Shermon Smoot and Scott Stelzle from Templeton. Also on board John Doyle of Paso Robles. They left Paso Robles on May 3rd. Flying a Douglas C-47 transport plane,…

STR Ordinance 6.06.2019

After five hours of staff analysis, public testimony and council discussion, the 3-person San Luis Obispo city council ultimately approved an ordinance on short term rentals. STR owners and the residents who live next to them testified for more than an hour on both sides of the issue. After several votes, the three person council…