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Paso Robles School Board 3.28.2019

The Paso Robles school board met Tuesday evening at the district office on Niblick road. The board first met at 4:00 in closed session to discuss appointing a new superintendent. The board reportedly narrowed the field of candidates for superintendent from 32 to seven candidates. To prevent any difficulties for the applicants at their current…

York Mountain 3.28.2019

After hours of testimony and closed door negotiation between prospective pot farmers on York Mountain road, and those opposed to the proposed cannabis, an agreement reached late Tuesday afternoon. Jamie Jones represented the pot growers, and meet they did. After hours of meetings Tuesday they reached an agreement. Representing the angry neighbors, Roy Ogden described…

Weather 3.28.2019

How much rain did you get at your place yesterday? Totals varied from a few tenths of an inch to greater than one half inch. Many in the north county received a good downpour around 8-9 last night. Forecasters say we’ll now enjoy sunshine for the next week or so. Temperatures this weekend will reach…

In High School Sports 3.27.2019

The Paso Robles softball team beat Righetti 6-0 Tuesday afternoon at Paso Robles high school. Andie Dizon singled with the bases loaded in the 6th inning to put the Bearcats up 5-0. A fielder’s choice scored one more run. Jaiden Ralston struck out 7 hitters and allowed only 3 hits in getting the shut-out victory.…

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Other Stories This Wednesday 3.27.2019

A court ruling by the 9th US Circuit court of appeal refuses to reinstate a lawsuit by the parents of Kate Steinle against San Francisco and its former sheriff in the shooting by Jose Inez Garcia-Zarate. Back in July of 2015, Garcia-Zarate fired a stolen pistol. The bullet ricocheted and struck the Cal Poly graduate…

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Morro Bay Man Arrested 3.27.2019

A Morro Bay man identified by sheriff’s deputies as the suspect in a stabbing which occurred in Los Osos back in February. The suspect is identified as 25-year-old Brandon Richard O’Connor. He remains at large. He is accused of stabbing a man in the chest at a home in Los Osos. The victim was treated…

Paso Robles School Board 3.27.2019

The Paso Robles school board met yesterday evening at the district office on Niblick road. The board first met at 4:00 pm in closed session to discuss appointing a new superintendent. The board reportedly narrowed the field of candidates for superintendent from 32 to seven candidates. To prevent any difficulties for the applicants at their…

York Mountain Compromise 3.27.2019

After hours of testimony and closed door negotiation between the applicants for a pot farm on York Mountain road, and those opposed, an agreement was reached late yesterday afternoon. The plan to put a pot farm on York Mountain road is finally approved, but the cannabis operation is reduced in size and scope.

Weather 3.27.2019

Showers today in the north county, tapering off later today. PG and E’s John Lindsay says rainfall will total between one quarter and three quarters of an inch in most areas. Lindsay says the rain showers could continue until this afternoon. He says we may get strong winds this afternoon as well. After this precipitation,…