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Other Stories This Friday 4.26.2019

A San Luis Obispo county developer who moved to the central valley after an assault charge, has filed to change his name. Ryan Joseph Petitit is changing his name to Ryan Joseph Wright. He is scheduled to be sentenced on May 2nd for charges related to his assault on his girl friend just before thanksgiving…

Death of Biker 4.26.2019

Arraignment yesterday for a south county motorist who turned his new BMW into the path of an oncoming motorcyclist on highway 101 back on October 7th. The 18-year-old Cal Poly student was unable to stop his motorcycle. He died in the crash. 43-year-old Richard Donald Guili of Arroyo Grande is charged with a single count…

Empty Bowls 4.26.2019

The 4th annual empty bowls fundraiser packed Atascadero bible church Thursday. This year, the ECHO fundraiser included $25 bowls of soup and bread donated from local restaurants. Each guest selected his or her own bowl donated by local potters and schools. Attendees got to take the bowls home with them. The El Camino Homeless Organization…

Vegetation Fire 4.26.2019

A vegetation fire burned grass in the Salinas riverbed last night. The first call came in to the Paso Robles fire department around eight last night. Two fire trucks responded to 3200 Sulphur Springs road. The fire was contained by 8:30. The cause is still under investigation.

Weather 4.26.2019

Sunshine through the weekend in the north county. Highs in the mid 80’s Friday. Mid to upper 70’s Saturday and Sunday. Forecasters say we’ve got a slight chance of rain Monday and Tuesday, but otherwise, mostly sunny skies through el Cinco de Mayo. The spring weather facilitating some big outdoor events this weekend, Like the…

In Sports 4.25.2019

The Paso Robles baseball team beat Mission College Prep 7-1, yesterday. Today, the Bearcats play El Capitan of Merced at 10:00. They play Pitman of Turlock at 1:00 this afternoon. The Bearcats play Buhach Colony of Atwater at 11:00 tomorrow. Templeton boys baseball team plays Mission College Prep at 10:00 am. Today and El Capitan…

Christopher McGuire 4.25.2019

The California attorney general’s office is investigating the case of a former Paso Robles police officer accused of sexually assaulting a woman. The San Luis Obispo county district attorney’s office elected not to prosecute the former police sergeant. He’s identified as Christopher Mcguire. He no longer works in the department. The state AG’s office is…