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Sheriff Ian Parkinson 3.19.2018

Atascadero’s Holland family, which received a five million dollar settlement in a lawsuit against the county, ramps up their opposition to sheriff Ian Parkinson. They blame the sheriff for their son’s tragic death. Protests held Saturday by a handful of progressives at the county courthouse in San Luis. Protesters planned to sit in a make…

Rain 3.19.2018

More rain this week in the north county. It will be sunny and warm today, then look for increasing clouds tonight with a 50% chance of rain. That increases to 100% tomorrow and Wednesday, decreasing some on Thursday. We may receive two inches of rain from this storm which begins arriving tonight in the north…

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…