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Cal Poly Students in Hotels 01.28.2022

Cal Poly students who come down with covid are being put up at off campus hotels. The university has spent more than $100 thousand dollars isolating those students in hotel rooms. In the first week of the winter quarter, which began January third, there were more than one thousand positive covid tests, as the omicron…

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Other Stories This Friday 01.28.2022

Morro Bay city council passes a resolution in support of reproductive freedom. Protecting the “rights to abortion.” Council member Dawn Addis brought the item forward. Addis is running for higher office. She’s running for the state assembly. Firefighters responded yesterday to a vegetation fire in a densely forested area near Cambria. The fire was off…

Paso Robles Arrest 01.28.2022

Paso Robles police arrest two men yesterday on suspicion of a robber and assault that occurred in Paso Robles two weeks ago. On January 14th, three people were attacked near the 2800 block of Park street. The incident was determined to be gang-related. The two men arrested are 18-year-old Efren Soto-Acuna and 21-year-old Andres Juniro…

Paso Robles School District 01.28.2022

Among the dignitaries on hand to meet the congressman at last night’s block party, Paso Robles school board trustee Chris Bausch, who says the district this week affirmed that there will be no school closures in the near future, “as Brad Pawlowski said on January 11th, the district has enough money to keep all the…

Congressman Jimmy Panetta 01.28.2022

Congressman Jimmy Panetta stopped by Paso Robles yesterday to attend a block party on Pine street put on by the Main Street Association. Panetta represents the 20th congressional district, which is north of San Luis Obispo county, but that will change because of redistricting. Congressman Panetta is running for election in the newly drawn 19th…

North County Weather 01.27.2022

Mostly sunny skies, highs near 68. ENE winds 5-10 miles per hour. Tonight, clear skies, lows near 32 with light, variable winds. Tomorrow, mostly sunny, highs near 69. ENE winds 5-10 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for mostly sunny skies through the weekend. Highs in the upper 60’s and low 70’s. The sunshine…

In Sports 01.27.2022

Templeton’s boys and girls JV soccer teams beat Coast Union yesterday. Girls 4-1, boys 2-0. Both Eagle teams are undefeated in league. They have outscored opponents 52-2. Boys have shut out every league opponent. Girls haven’t lost all year. They’ve allowed only two goals.

SLO Co Covid Outbreaks 01.27.2022

More doom and gloom from Dr. Penny Borenstein. The county health officer first reporting that 63 group living facilities in the county are experiencing outbreaks of the coronavirus. That was the county last week. That number dropped Tuesday to 60 rather than 63. Dr. Borenstein says 300-600 people are infected with the virus. That’s despite…