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School District 9.18.2019

Wednesday morning, a small group of concerned citizens will meet with Paso Robles school officials. The intent is to develop a committee to investigate the spending of the previous school board and district administrators. Citizen Michael Rivera asked the school board for the meeting. School president Joel Peterson is adamantly opposed to any investigation to…

Paso Robles City Council 9.18.2019

At the outset of Tuesday night’s Paso Robles City Council meeting Mayor Steve Martin proclaimed this Constitution week in celebration of the 237th anniversary of the US Constitution. Most of the meeting that followed, however, dealt with public works. Ditas Esperanza talked about capital projects, including the roadwork on Spring Street. She says that after…

In Sports 9.17.2019

An historic day at Fenway park today. San Francisco Giants play the Boston Red Sox. Starting for the Giants, 29-year-old Mike Yastremski, the grandson of Carl Yastremski. No player has appeared in more games at Fenway park than Hall-of-Famer Carl Yastremski. He played 23 seasons with the Red Sox from 1961 to 1983. Today, 80-year-old…

Cal Poly Professor 9.17.2019

A Cal Poly professor pleads no contest to a misdemeanor charge of inappropriately using an electronic device to sexually harass a co-worker. 53-year-old Jason Alan Williams has taught psychology at the university since 2008. He was detained by the university police department and later booked into San Luis Obispo county jail. In court yesterday, another…

Fall From Structure 9.17.2019

An Atascadero man in his early 20’s died from a fall in San Luis Obispo Saturday night. The man has not been identified. Around 10 Saturday night, the man fell from the Marsh street parking garage. Police say they had received several calls about an intoxicated man inside the parking garage. They were looking for…

Pismo Beach Housing 9.17.2019

Tonight, the Pismo Beach city council will discuss authorizing negotiations with People’s Self-Help Housing for an affordable housing project on 4th street in the city. Pismo Beach was called out for not complying with the state’s affordable housing standards. To address that issue, People’s Self-Help is planning to build 40 units of affordable housing on…

Paso Robles City Council 9.17.2019

Paso Robles city council meets tonight at the library conference room. The council will get a presentation from police commander Caleb Davis on the new parking program in downtown. How that’s working for the city and the community. They’ll also get a report on capital projects in Paso Robles. The council will conduct two public…