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Cambria Crash Victims Identified 7.01.2020

A Cambria man whose car crashed into a bakery back in 2017 will not face criminal charges. Charges dropped against 42-year-old Jeremy Ian Preston. He faced two felony charges, DUI and reckless driving causing injury. His attorney, Ilan Funke-Bilu says Preston suffered a medical emergency before crashing into the French Corner Bakery on Main street…

Roadwork on Spring Street 7.01.2020

Crews are removing the top three inches of old asphalt on the north end of Spring street as part of resurfacing. Sections of Spring Street north of 24th street are partially closed as the black-top is removed. Ditus Esperanza of the Paso Robles Public Works Department says soft areas of the road will be reinforced…

Fatal Crash 7.01.2020

The CHP identifies the four young people killed in a car crash on Neal Springs road Monday night. The driver is identified as 22-year-old Kegin Dakota York of Creston. The passengers are 22-year-old Taylan Perez of Paso Robles, 23-year-old Shelby Biaggini of Bend, Oregon (Shelby recently relocated to the north county) and 21-year-old Karen Montes-Cabrera…

Another Arrest in Trevon Perry Case 7.01.2020

Paso Robles police department announce another arrest connected to the murder of Trevon Perry. 24-year-old Vivianna Rodriguez of Paso Robles arrested yesterday on suspicion of being an accessory to murder. Rodriguez is the second suspect arrested in the murder case. On Monday, police announced the arrest of 23-year-old Nicholas Ron of Paso Robles on a…

North River Road Open Again 7.01.2020

Fire officials say a structure-fire Monday in Paso Robles may have been arson. The fire occurred in the ten-thousand block of Vine street. A nearby resident saw the fire and was able to quickly douse the flames. Firefighters say the fire may be arson. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the fire department. If…

Mayor Steve Martin & Mastication 7.01.2020

Paso Robles mayor Steve Martin convinces the regional water board to allow the city to clear the riverbed. You may remember the request mayor martin made last week to the water group. Within Martin’s seven day deadline, the regional water board tells Martin his concerns are justifiable. Water board says it will work with the…

Opening Monologue 7.01.2020

The month of July begins on a cool and windy Wednesday, but the temperatures begin warming up tomorrow, and by the 4th of July Saturday, high temperatures will be near 100. Hot again Sunday, and then cooling off early next week. Today and tomorrow, however, the big story will be the wind, 20-30 miles per…

North County Weather 6.30.2020

Sunny with highs in the low 90’s. WSW winds 15-25 miles per hour this afternoon. Overnight, clear with lows near 50. WSW winds 10-20 mph. Tomorrow, mostly sunny, but cooler. Highs in the upper 70’s. SW winds 20-30 miles per hour this afternoon. The extended forecast calls for mostly sunny skies through the week, but…

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Other Stories This Tuesday 6.30.2020

In Sacramento, the so-called Golden State Killer pleads guilty to 13 counts of murder, 13 counts of kidnapping. He is also accused of 62 rapes and other crimes. 74-year-old Joseph Juames Dangelo entered the guilty pleas during a hearing held at a Sacramento state ballroom. The sea lion population in San Luis Obispo county is…