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Paso City Council 7.02.2019

No Paso Robles city council meeting tonight. It was canceled. The council will meet again in two weeks, and will revisit the short term rental issue. At the last meeting they reversed a previous decision to ban short term rentals in R-1 residential zoning. Mayor Steve Martin directed staff to develop a new ordinance which…

Highway One 7.02.2019

Caltrans is revising and rearranging its work schedule on highway one, where they are repaving between Cambria and Harmony. That’s after a massive traffic tie-up last week that backed up traffic for miles. No work will occur between now and 7:00 pm, Friday, July 7th. Beginning next week, all construction will be done during the…

The Summer of 2019 – 7.02.2019

The summer of 2019 getting a slow start in the north county. At the Ravine Water Park, Brett Butterfield has felt the impact of cool weather. He says the warming trend has heated up business and the cabanas are almost sold out through the 4th of July. The Ravine is located at the corner of…

North County Weather 7.01.2019

Sunny today with highs in the low 90’s. NW winds 15-25 miles per hour. Tonight, clear with lows around 50. NW winds 15-25 miles per hour. Tomorrow, sunny with highs in the upper 80’s. WNW winds to 10-20 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for sunny weather with highs in the low to upper…

Templeton Kittens 7.01.2019

Templeton firefighters were practicing car rescue procedures last week at their training grounds near the Salinas riverbed when they made an unusual discovery. They were learning how to use the jaws of life to remove car crash victims when they discovered two week old kittens under the passenger seat. There was no sign of the…

DAR 7.01.2019

The daughters of the American Revolution name an African-American woman to its national governing board. 72-year-old Whilhelmena Rhodes Kelly joined the DAR in 2004. She was researching her family history and hit a roadblock. That’s when members of the DAR gave her some help. Yesterday, the DAR installed Kelly as the head of its New…

Oregon Walk Out 7.01.2019

The legislative walk-out in Oregon ended over the weekend. Republicans returned to the state senate Saturday after a nine-day walk-out. The republicans walked out to protest a state cap on carbon that would have allowed companies to trade pollution credits. After republicans returned, the senate voted 17-10 to send that climate proposal back to committee,…

Bakersfield Man DUI 7.01.2019

The CHP says a Bakersfield man who caused a fatal crash on highway 166 on April 6th was driving under the influence of drugs. Three Cal Poly students were driving eastbound on 166 to look at wildflowers. They were struck by a car driven by 29-year-old Brian Scott Adams of Bakersfield. Adams’ car crossed the…

Price of Gas in SLO County 7.01.2019

San Luis Obispo county has the highest gas prices in the nation. That’s what GasBuddy.com determined Friday. The average price in our county, $3.91 cents a gallon. That’s higher than San Francisco, Los Angeles or San Diego. The most expensive gas in the county is the Shell station in Cambria. $4.59 cents a gallon on…