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First Day of Summer 6.21.2019

Today is the first day of summer in the north county. It’s also the longest day of the year. Sunrise occurred at 5:48 this morning. Sunset comes at 8:22 tonight. 15 hours 34 minutes of light today. The day is 14 hours 34 minutes long. Tomorrow, will be one second shorter. The summer of 2019…

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Human Remains Discovered 6.21.2019

A Cal Trans crew discovers human remains on highway one near Morro Bay boulevard. While performing routine landscaping, the crew found a human skull. They called the sheriff’s department. The sheriff’s forensic pathologist responded to the scene and estimates the remain have been in the area anywhere from several months to a year. The remains…

Vehicle Theft 6.21.2019

A car stolen in Paso Robles Wednesday evening, was spotted by the CHP yesterday morning in Atascadero. The CHP spotted the vehicle on highway 101 and the Santa Barbara road off-ramp. The driver exited the highway and drove onto Santa Barbara road. The CHP tried to stop the vehicle and the suspected turned southbound on…

Mendoza Arrest 6.21.2019

San Luis Obispo police arrest a Bakersfield man on numerous charges including vehicle theft, hit and run, arson, and parole violation. 26-year-old Justin Anthony Mendoza of Bakersfield arrested yesterday in San Luis. Police officers noticed he resembled the suspect in several crimes committed this week around San Luis, including striking a bicyclist with a car,…

Water Bill 6.21.2019

If you live in Paso Robles, your water bill is changing. Ryan Cornell is Paso Robles finance director. He tells city council they’re going to change the dates your water bill is due to be paid. That’s to stop the confusing bills which include the previous months bill on the statement. So, in the near…

Atascadero Wine Festival 6.21.2019

The Atascadero Lakeside Wine Festival is this weekend. The event is starting tonight for the Central Coast Reserve Experience. The wine festival itself is from 4-8 Saturday afternoon and evening. For more information about the Atascadero Lakeside Wine Festival and all the events associated with the reserve weekend, go to: visitatascadero.com.

Bent Pole at 13th & Pine 6.21.2019

One of the light posts for the new lighted pedestrian crosswalk struck by a vehicle and bent 15-20 degrees last night. The post at the corner of 13th and Pine street is leaning this morning. Paso Robles Public Works department will be out this morning surveying the damage and doing their investigation. The big question.…