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Dick Mason

Other Stories This Friday 8.16.2019

A 33-year-old man found guilty of soliciting to murder his step mother. The case was brought to the attention of local law enforcement by 48-hours. According to a Paso Robles woman who served on the jury, staff members of the show were on hand for the jury’s decision. Sentencing for Beau Brigham is scheduled September…

Atascadero Cats 8.16.2019

Yesterday, Woods Humane Society in Atascadero hosted a community spay day. They spayed and neutered about 94 community cats. A community cat is one which is not owned by anyone, but lives in a colony with other stray cats. Some call them “homeless cats.” Those cats that got fixed were also “altered.” The vets remove…

Dick Mason

Benito Dusi Obituary 8.16.2019

One reminder this morning, Benito Dusi died July 17th. A celebration of his life will be held tomorrow. Benito was the youngest of three Dusi boys. He and his brothers, Guido and Dante farmed the vineyard planted by their parents in 1926. After he graduated from Paso Robles high school, Benito was drafted into the…

Roundabout 8.16.2019

More roundabouts planned for the north county. Caltrans Jim Shivers tells KPRL says there are several plans for 46 west. One is a Caltrans plan for a roundabout at 46 west and Vineyard drive. Another is a county project proposed for 46 west and 101. Caltrans would have some oversight, but the county would be…

How Hot Was It? 8.16.2019

Was it hot enough for you yesterday? Temperatures reached 107 yesterday in parts of Paso Robles. 102 in Shandon. 98 in Templeton. 97 in Atascadero. Palm Springs saw temperatures reach 113. 74 degrees in Cambria. Cooler temperatures today, and cooler still tomorrow and through this weekend. Forecasters say it will be down into the low…

North County Weather 8.15.2019

Sunny today, highs near 104. WSW winds 15-25 miles per hour. Tonight, clear with lows in the mid 50’s. WSW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tomorrow, sunny with highs in the mid 90’s. SSW winds 15-25 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for mostly sunny weather through the weekend. Temperatures dropping into the low…

Dick Mason

Other Stories This Thursday 8.15.2019

A Yuba city man who was involved in a fatal crash at the Oceano Dunes pleads not guilty to vehicular manslaughter. 35-year-old Oscar Renteria Corchado entered the plea in San Luis Obispo superior court yesterday. 37-year-old Shawn Joseph Imlig of Brentwood died in the crash. The sheriff’s department alleges Corchado was under the influence when…

Parking Issues 8.15.2019

Did you park in downtown Paso Robles yesterday? How did that go? If you park in the downtown area you need to enter your car’s license number into one of 34 kiosks. But again, you have to register your car’s license number into one of the 34 kiosks. Or, you could download the app from…

Active Shooter Drill 8.15.2019

At the old Bauer Speck elementary school campus yesterday, the Paso Robles fire department, police department and Cal Fire conducted an active shooter drill. Battalion chief Brian Lewis coordinated the drill. He said it went well. Today, students at Bauer Speck attend classes in portables at the Flamson middle school campus at Spring and 26th.

ECHO 8.15.2019

Atascadero city council approved changes to allow El Camino homeless organization to expand their services at the homeless shelter in Atascadero. Phil Dunsmore is community development director. He describes the changes. Ten additional beds and there are also changes to the daytime hours. ECHO CEO Wendy Lewis says the goal remains the same for the…