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Protest About Masks in SLO 7.20.2021

A protest last week over state mask requirements in public schools. Dozens of people demonstrated outside the San Luis Obispo county public health department Friday morning against the state’s mask mandate for schools. California state health officials are expecting adults and children alike to wear masks inside for the academic school year beginning in August.…

Paso Robles City Council Meeting 7.20.2021

The Paso Robles city council will conduct a short special meeting tonight to discuss a lease agreement for commercial property at 4309 Second Wind Way. The special meeting will begin at six-thirty this evening at the library conference room. You can hear the meeting live here on KPRL. Their next regular Paso Robles city council…

Brett Michaels Cancels 7.20.2021

Brett Michaels cancels his appearance to the Mid State Fair. He says he has potentially been exposed to the coronavirus. Michaels is best known as the front man for the band Poison. He was going to perform at the kickoff concert Wednesday night. The Mid-State Fair is issuing refunds to ticket buyers.

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Opener For Tuesday 7.20.2021

Sunny, and a bit warmer today and tomorrow. Highs in the upper 90’s in Paso Robles each day. Mid 90’s in Atascadero. Then, Thursday, another cooling trend begins. We’ll see high temperatures drop down into the mid 80’s by late this weekend. Extreme fire hazard continues in the north county and throughout most of California.…

North County Weather 7.19.2021

Sunny today, Highs near 95 in Paso Robles, 90 in Atascadero. WSW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Overnight, clear skies, lows near 53. WNW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tomorrow, mostly sunny, highs near 100 in Paso Robles, 93 tomorrow in Atascadero. WNW winds 10-20 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for a cooling…

Ice Cream Zoofari 7.19.2021

The annual Ice Cream Zoofari held at the Charles Paddock Zoo in Atascadero. Over one thousand people attended the event Saturday night. KPRL talked with deputy mayor Heather Newsome and her 3-year-old daughter, Abigail about the Ice Cream Zoofari. Heather said it was a great event for families to get out and enjoy. The Ice…

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Other Stories This Monday 7.19.2021

A new weapon against invasive species at lake Nacimiento. Mussel-sniffing dogs will be used to check boats before they enter the water. Popeye the dog is one of them. He sniffs out invasive zebra mussels. If your boat has mussels on the hull, you can’t go in the water. Cambria community services district board of…