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Elections 6.07.2018

With votes still being counted at the county government center, one race in Tuesday’s election remains undecided. The district four supervisors race is still up in the air. Supervisor Lynn Compton leads by 83 votes. That’s after more than 12 thousand were counted. 6,227 ballots remain to be counted. Compton says it’s an important vote…

Developer Fees 6.07.2018

Late Tuesday night, the Paso Robles city council discussed a pilot program that would give a break to developers. Developers could delay impact and connection fees. Several developers spoke in favor of the pilot program to delay impact and connection fees for developers. Trina Marlin spoke against it. The council raised questions about how to…

Code of Civility 6.07.2018

Civility at Paso Robles city council meetings. The subject came up at Tuesday’s meeting. The council voting to adopt a code of civility. It authorized the mayor to work with representatives of the board of supervisors and the other cities to finalize an official code of civility. The final version will be brought back to…

In Sports 6.06.2018

Two Cal Poly players picked up in the major league draft yesterday. Junior center-fielder Alex Mckenna was taken in the fourth round by the Houston Astros. Then junior catcher Nick Meyer was selected by the New York Mets. You may remember Ozzie Smith was drafted by the Padres in the fourth round by the Padres.…

Some of the Other Stories 6.06.2018

Two men used a fraudulent credit card to steal about $12,000 worth of merchandise from Idler’s home appliance store Monday. Two men bought furniture and appliances at two locations, then drove off in a U-haul truck. Tuesday morning, Idler’s was notified the credit card was fraudulent. The name on the credit card, Dawayne Olguine matched…

Paso Robles City Council 6.06.2018

The Paso Robles city council talked about the hotel swap involving the River Lodge motel, and a new Hyatt Place proposed for the corner of Theater Drive and 46 West. Susan DeCarli introducing the measure last night. The hotelier, Mr. Rupesh Patel of San Jose, says the modular construction will be similar to what you…

Ian Parkinson 6.06.2018

Most of the winners in the election yesterday were pretty happy about the outcome. Sheriff Ian Parkinson was relieved. Sheriff Ian Parkinson talking about the challenges for him, his family and his staff at his campaign headquarters last night after winning reelection by a wide margin over challenger Greg Clayton. 62% for the sheriff, 38%…

Election 6.06.2018

The primary election results, and in most cases conclusive. One race remains undecided. That’s the supervisor race in the fourth district. Incumbent Lynn Compton in a virtual dead heat with challenger Jimmy Paulding. We’ll hear from supervisor Compton in a few moments. The winners include sheriff Ian Parkinson, who beat challenger Greg Clayton 62 to…