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Juneteenth Celebration Tomorrow 06.17.2022

Tomorrow, Paso Robles celebrates Juneteenth, a holiday for some which started in 1865 in Galveston, Texas. Lovella Walker tells KPRL there will be entertainment, speeches and soul food provided by a restaurant in San Jose. San Luis Obispo mayor Erica Stewart will speak. That’s from 1-4 tomorrow afternoon at the downtown city park in Paso…

SLO County Ballot Count Resumes 06.17.2022

Ballot counting resumes today at the county elections office in San Luis Obispo. For two days, the county clerk’s staff has processed vote by mail and provisional ballots, preparing for today’s tabulation. 36,000 ballots remain to be counted in San Luis Obispo’s primary election. The big question remains, will there be a run off in…

Opener For Friday 06.17.2022

Much cooler temperatures this weekend than we’ve seen recently. Mid-70’s today and tomorrow. And then Sunday, which is Father’s Day, temperatures will reach the mid 80’s. It will warm up to the mid 80’s next Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, then cool off again next weekend.

North County Weather 06.16.2022

Sunny today in the north county, but cooler, highs near 92. NW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tonight, clear skies, lows near 50. NW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tomorrow, sunny skies after morning clouds but much cooler, highs near 75. WNW winds 10-20 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for sunny skies thru…

In Sports 06.16.2022

Major league baseball, The Padres pounded the Cubs 19-5 yesterday. The Dodgers beat the Angels 4-1. The Red Sox over Oakland 10-1. The Royals beat the Angels 3-2. The Yankees beat the Rays 4-3. Game six in the NBA playoffs tonight. The Golden State Warriors at the Boston Celtics. The Warriors lead the Best of…

Traffic Way Road Work 06.16.2022

Roadwork on Traffic Way in Atascadero will close the off-ramp from SB 101 overnight tonight. Souza construction has a contract with the city of Atascadero to repave and improve the roadway on Traffic Way under 101. They are also repaving Traffic Way alley way. That is the alley that runs behind Whiskey and June, Atrium…

Fire Near Atascadero 06.16.2022

Fire damaged a home off highway 41 near Atascadero. The fire started around 11:22 yesterday morning. Vegetation surrounding the home caught fire, but that was a small fire. It scorched a plot of grass that was about 50 by 100 feet in size. Cal Fire extinguished the fire at 1:30. The house is still standing,…

SLO County Ballot Processing Continues 06.16.2022

An update on the election. The county clerk’s office is processing ballots again today, preparing them to be counted tomorrow. The processing includes unfolding the ballots and getting them prepared to enter into the Dominion computer. In the north county’s second district race, the 6,000 ballots counted Monday show a downward trend in incumbent supervisor…

Boys & Girls Club 06.16.2022

Ribbon cutting yesterday at the new Boys and Girls Club on Oak street in Paso Robles. Gene Runkle is treasurer of the club committee. He says a lot of work went into this project. Paso Robles mayor Steve Martin says the new Boys and Girls Club is a great resource. Many of those who donated…