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Shandon Fire 7.10.2019

The Gillis fire in Shandon is now 90% contained. It’s burned about one thousand acres near Shandon. The fire started Sunday afternoon on South Gillis road near San Juan road. Forward progress was stopped by 6:40 Sunday night. Cal Fire’s Clint Bullard tells KSBY they’ll be out there again today. Cal Fire’s Clint Bullard says…

Sherry Gong 7.10.2019

Sherry Gong repays most of the money she allegedly embezzled from the Atascadero band Booster club. She admits to embezzling $32,554 dollars. Her attorney says she gave Atascadero police cashier’s checks for $28,500. if that’s the case, she still owes $4,054. The San Luis Obispo county district attorney’s office filed three felony counts of grand…

North County Weather 7.09.2019

Mostly sunny today with highs near 85. NW winds 5-10 miles per hour. Tonight, partly cloudy with lows near 55. WNW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tomorrow, sunny with highs near 95. N winds 10-20 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for mostly sunny weather through the week with highs reaching 100 by Friday…

California Mid State Fair 7.09.2019

The California Mid-State fair is calling all kids ages four to seven, weighing less than 60 pounds to participate in the Mutton Bustin’ Showcase. The event will take place Saturday evening July 27th at the Chumash grandstand arena starting at 6:30. 15 children will be randomly chosen to participate from the pool of entrees. Parents…

Habit Burger 7.09.2019

Habit Burger is opening a new store in Atascadero. The store to open tomorrow in the 7300 block of El Camino Real. The restaurant will employ about 35 people, some of whom will be training today at the restaurant. Habit Burger is going in the lot which was the former home of Coco’s Bakery restaurant.…

Coastal Commission 7.09.2019

Thursday morning in San Luis Obispo, the California coastal commission will discuss a staff recommendation that the Oceano dunes be closed to off-road vehicles. Jim Suty is president of the Friends of the Oceano Dunes. He tells KPRL the coastal commission is unpredictable. Suty is encouraging people to attend the meeting Thursday in San Luis…

Paso Robles School 7.09.2019

It’s official, Paso Robles school district has a new superintendent. Dr. Curt Dubost officially took office last week, although he’s been spending a lot of time at the district office for several weeks. Dr. Dubost takes over a school district that exhausted $7.5 million dollars in reserve funds, 10% of its operating budget. The district…