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Adam Hill 7.30.2021

We learn more today about a pot shop owner who bribed supervisor Adam Hill to gain an advantage in the licensing of his retail stores and his grow farms in San Luis Obispo county. In a plea agreement filed by prosecutors, Helios Dayspring will pay $3.4 million dollars in restitution to the IRS, and will…

California Mid State Fair 7.30.2021

The California Mid State Fair opens at 12 noon today, and that’s the schedule through the weekend. It opens at 12 noon each day. The draft horse exhibit is at six at the Hearst equestrian center. Tonight, Little Big Town is on the grandstand arena. On the free stages, Shawn Clark on the Mission Square…

North County Weather 7.29.2021

Sunny and warmer today in the north county. Highs near 98 in Paso Robles. Near 92 Atascadero. WNW winds 15-25 miles per hour. Overnight, clear skies, lows near 60. W winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tomorrow, mostly sunny, but cooler, highs near 93 in Paso Robles. 86 in Atascadero. W winds 10-20 miles per hour.…

Wind Energy 7.29.2021

The US Department of the Interior’s Bureau of Ocean Management announcing they want to develop wind generation off the central coast. They’re asking for information for two new areas in a 400-square mile off shore wind farm just off the coast of Cambria and San Simeon.

Adam Hill 7.29.2021

Cal Coast News is reporting that prosecutors are charging marijuana mogul Helios Dayspring with paying thousands of dollars in bribes to former supervisor Adam Hill. The bribes were paid to Hill to gain his vote for Dayspring’s cannabis projects. Dayspring is the majority owner of three retail pot shops in the county. He also has…

Mid State Fair 7.29.2021

Only four days left at the California Mid State Fair, and now it gets serious for young people showing and selling their animals. Tiffanie Santoro of Paso Robles high school FFA moved her hog to the fair Monday. This is a busy week for her. If you’d like to bid on the animals or give…

Fire in the Riverbed 7.29.2021

A fire in the Salinas river bed produced a lot of smoke yesterday just north of the Niblick bridge fire vehicles blocked part of the right lane on the eastbound, downhill side of Niblick road near Spring street. The fire was quickly brought under control by firefighters. The fire suspected to be caused by humans…