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North County Weather 4.05.2021

Sunny with some clouds in the north county. Highs near 75 NW winds 10-15 miles per hour. Partly to mostly cloudy skies tonight, lows near 40. NW winds 10-15 miles per hour. Tomorrow, mostly sunny, highs near 75. Southwest winds 10-20 miles per hour, a 10% chance of precipitation. The extended forecast calls for mostly…

Pioneer Valley Beat Mission Prep 13-6, 4.05.2021

In college basketball, top ranked Gonzaga beat UCLA in the semifinals Saturday night to remain undefeated. The Zags will play Baylor tonight for the national championships. That game to be played tonight in Indianapolis. In the women’s NCAA championships, UCLA beat Arizona 54-53 in San Antonio Texas. In the semi-finals, Arizona upset top ranked U…

In Local Sports 4.05.2021

The Templeton Eagles shocked the Arroyo Grande Eagles Friday night at Mike Erb field in Templeton. The Eagles beating Arroyo Grande 49-12. Coach Don Crow tells KPRL. Templeton quarterback Tyler Kaschewski had 346 yards and five touchdowns on 23 carries. Running back Josh Berna ran for 190 yards and two touchdowns. The Templeton line also…

Facebook Security Compromise 4.05.2021

A major compromise discovered in Facebook. A Ukrainian security researcher finds a database with the information of more than 267 million Facebook users on the open internet. Almost all the information was based in the United States, but there is information from 106 countries including phone numbers, Facebook Id’s, full names, locations birth dates and…

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Other Stories This Monday 4.05.2021

Atascadero Boy Scout Troop 51 gathered hygiene products from local donors and created more than 30 hygiene kits for ECHO homeless shelter. The hygiene kits include socks, underwear toothbrushes, shampoo and other essential products. The scouts presented the hygiene kits to ECHO yesterday afternoon. There’s a critical need for blood on the central coast. Three…

TOT In 2020 – 4.05.2021

Tourism during the pandemic. A report compiled by the Tribune indicates the the Transit Occupancy Tax in Paso Robles dropped 24% in 2020 to just under $5 million dollars. Other areas were harder hit. San Luis Obispo’s TOT revenue dropped 39%. From $8 million dollars to just under $5 million in 2020. Morro Bay saw…

Schools Reopening 4.05.2021

Now that the county is back in the red tier, many are asking, when will schools reopen. Epidemiologist Dr. Fauci says he thinks it’s safe. Templeton’s family physician Dr. Warren Frankel agrees with Dr. Fauci on this point. At a recent Paso Robles school board meeting. Trustee Chris Bausch asked superintendent Curt Dubost when schools…