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Pathway Home 3.15.2018

The pathway home program has hit a dead end. The program for returning veterans run at the veteran’s home of California in Yountville provided post-September 11th veterans with academic and vocational support. Less than a week after three employees were killed by an armed gunman, it’s going to end. The gunman was also found dead…

Jordan Cunningham 3.15.2018

Tomorrow, assemblyman Jordan Cunningham to hold a news conference in San Luis to unveil new legislation related to the closure of the Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant. The bill outlines mitigation for the closure. Assemblyman Cunningham co-sponsoring the legislation with senate majority leader Bill Monning, a democrat from Carmel. The legislation he’s unveiling tomorrow in…

Cal Poly 3.15.2018

At Cal Poly, several dozen people gathered on campus to hold hands in protest of gun violence. An email from the college republican club called the protest a little temper tantrum. The president of the club accused the demonstrators of co-opting the tragedy to push for more gun control.

Student Protests 3.15.2018

The day for the student walk-out and protests in support of the Florida shooting victims did not go as planned at some north county schools yesterday. Some students and educators were upset by the fact class time was interrupted for the assemblies and walk out orchestrated by the administration. Paso Robles schools superintendent Chris Williams…

In Sports 3.14.2018

The Templeton eagles baseball team beat Lompoc 17-2 yesterday afternoon in Templeton. The eagles scored 8 runs in the fifth and 4 in the sixth. They improve to 5-0 for the season. The braves fall to 4-3. This afternoon, weather permitting, the Atascadero greyhounds host Stockdale of Bakersfield in their season opener. It’s the debut…

Bounce House 3.14.2018

Atascadero is getting a new super-bounce house. A former mattress store on El Camino Real to become Hop’s Bounce House- 6,000 square feet of bounce house and party rentals. The facility will include various types of bounce houses for children and toddlers. Owner David Shepherd says there’s one for every age. The bounce house will…

San Francisco Police Officer Fired 3.14.2018

Back in December, a rookie San Francisco police officer on only his fourth day on the job shot and killed a carjacking suspect. Yesterday, he was fired. Officer Chris Samayoa fatally shot 42-year-old Keita O’neil on December first. O’neil was accused of assaulting a California lottery employee and stealing a van that belongs to the…