Local news in San Luis Obispo County including San Miguel, Paso Robles, Shandon, Templeton, Atascadero, Santa Margarita, San Luis Obispo, Avila Beach, Morro Bay, Cayucos, Cambria, Pismo Beach, Arroyo Grande, Santa Maria, and other cities along the Central Coast of California.

Covid SLO Co Update 12.23.2020

San Luis Obispo county adds 258 new coronavirus cases yesterday. That’s the greatest one day number so far, partly because more people are being tested. Five deaths of covid reported. Two people in their 70’s. One in their eighties. And two in their nineties. 38 people with Covid were hospitalized as of yesterday. Eight of…

Elephant Seal Killer 12.23.2020

The man who shot and killed an elephant seal on a beach in San Simeon may get six months in federal prison. 30-year-old Jordan Peter Berbich also mutilated the carcass of the elephant seal back in 2019. He agreed to a plea bargain with the US department of justice. Federal prosecutors will recommend Gerbich be…

Opening Monologue 12.23.2020

Forecasters say we’ll see increasing clouds today, becoming mostly cloudy tomorrow. Cloudy skies forecast for Christmas, then late Friday night and early Saturday morning. A 50% chance we’ll get some rain in the north county. Sunday night, there’s a greater chance. 70% chance of rain late Sunday and early Monday. But today will be a…

North County Weather 12.22.2020

Sunny today, highs in the mid 60’s, light winds. Clear skies overnight, lows near 33. Sunny tomorrow with highs in the mid 60’s. The extended forecast calls for sunshine through the Christmas Day. A slight chance of rain early Saturday. We should get some rain beginning Sunday. 75% chance of rain Sunday and 50% Monday.

In Sports 12.22.2020

Abbey Ellis leads Cal Poly to a 73-63 win at San Diego State yesterday. Earlier in the day, the sophomore was named Big West conference player of the week. Then yesterday afternoon, Abbie scored 39 points to beat the Aztecs. She shot 8 for 11 from 3-point range and 5 for 6 from the free…

Main Street Christmas Trees 12.22.2020

Just two days left in the Main Street’s drawing. That’s for the fully decorated Christmas tree with more than 3,000 dollars worth of gifts those gifts donated by Paso Robles merchants. The deadline to enter the contest is tomorrow. You can enter online at the Main Street’s website or in person at Kahuna’s. That’s where…