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Parking in Paso Robles 8.30.2019

This week, we’ve been talking with the parking commander and the parking ambassador about the way the new parking program is going in Paso Robles. For the most part, it’s working well. Fewer people are leaving their cars all day around the downtown city park. There is more parking available and business owners are reporting…

Bauer Speck Open House 8.30.2019

Back to School Night last night at Bauer Speck elementary school in Paso Robles. Some parents expressing concern about the new portable campus and if it is safe and appropriate for their students. So, the school district is scheduling a special campus walk-through on Tuesday at 5:30. Parents can walk through the site with superintendent…

North County Weather 8.29.2019

Sunny today with highs near 90. SW winds increasing to 10-20 miles per hour. Tonight, clear with temperatures dropping into the mid 50’s. Tomorrow sunny, but cooler. Highs in the mid 90’s. The long range forecast calls for a warming trend with temperatures back into the upper 90’s over the weekend. Near 100 on Sunday,…

FEMA Money 8.29.2019

The department of homeland security is diverting $271 million dollars from other federal agencies, like FEMA and the US Coast Guard, to increase the number of beds for detained illegal immigrants at the border. The money will also pay to force asylum seekers to wait in Mexico while their cases are adjudicated. House speaker Nancy…

Parking in Paso Robles 8.29.2019

If you park your car in downtown Paso Robles and forget to enter your car license number in one of the kiosks, you may get a $33 ticket in the near future. Parking ambassador Donna King tells KPRL, so far she’s not written any parking tickets. Parking ambassador Donna King has worked eleven years with…

Templeton Election 8.29.2019

Templeton voters approve a parcel tax to upgrade the Templeton fire department, but county clerk recorder Tommy Gong says the election isn’t yet official. He says there are more ballots to count. Regardless, Templeton fire chief Bill White says he’s ready to move forward with his plans to hire more firefighters in Templeton. He has…

Head On At Cholame Y 8.29.2019

A head-on collision near the Cholame Y caused two serious injuries and back-up traffic yesterday morning around 7:30. 29-year-old Joey Mcgraw of San Bernardino was traveling westbound on 46, just west of Antelope road when he attempted to pass a tractor-trailer rig. When he realized he didn’t have enough room to pass, he got back…

Pot Bust 8.29.2019

Another pot bust on the central coast. Thousands of marijuana plants and cannabis products seized at a cultivation site near Santa Maria. The Santa Barbara county sheriff’s departments cannabis compliance team served several search warrants at the grow site east of Santa Maria. Warrants also served at various homes in Santa Maria, Nipomo and the…