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Mid State Fair Returns 5.21.2021

The California Mid-State fair returns to Paso Robles this summer, but it will not be as big as previous years. Colleen Bohoerquez tells KPRL, the food and beverage will be there. Colleen says all the rides will also be there. The carnival will be there with a new AP. A lot of the details are…

Trout Creek Bridge 5.21.2021

A project to replace Trout Creek bridge was scheduled to begin May 20th. Caltrans officials say traffic will be mitigated through one-way reversing control and a temporary traffic signal at the intersection of highway 58 and Pozo road. The project will provide drainage improvements, habitat restoration and a new steel-reinforced structural concrete bridge. The project…

Pain Center Closes 5.21.2021

A company which operates pain clinics on the central coast, including one in Templeton, closed their doors without notice to patience. Lags Medical Centers closed with little notice on services for patients coping with chronic pain. Dr. Francis Lagattuta started the pain centers. Thee are two in Santa Maria and one each in Santa Barbara,…

SLO Co. Covid Update 5.21.2021

The county health department reports only 12 new cases of coronavirus yesterday. Only one in San Luis Obispo, which has been the trouble spot for new cases of coronavirus. Yesterday, there were 2 new cases in Paso Robles, two in Atascadero, four in Templeton and one in San Miguel. No new deaths reported. We learn…

BBQ For Benedetti Family 5.21.2021

A north county baseball team raised thousands of dollars for the Benedetti family with a barbecue this week. The fundraiser was hosted by the Central Coast Crushers baseball team. It took place Tuesday at Heavenly Home in Paso Robles. Organizers call the BBQ a “huge success,” saying cars were lined up down the street. The…

Memorial Service For Luca Benedetti 5.21.2021

The Performing Arts Center at Cal Poly reached capacity yesterday for the memorial service for San Luis Obispo Detective Luca Benedetti, who was killed in the line of duty on May 10th. Law enforcement officials from throughout California came to honor the fallen detective at the ceremony. Service for Luca Benedetti in San Luis Obispo…

North County Weather 5.20.2021

Sunny with gusty winds later today, highs in the mid 70’s. NNW winds this afternoon 20-30 miles per hour. Occasionally gusting to over 40 mph. Overnight, clear skies, lows near 42. NW winds 20-30 miles per hour. Tomorrow, mostly sunny, but windy, highs near 69. This weekend, high temps will climb from the low 70’s…

In Sports 5.20.2021

The Santa Clara Broncos are celebrating the championship won this week by the women’s soccer team. The Broncos won the national title by upsetting top-ranked Florida state. Santa Clara tied the score late in regulation, then won on penalty kicks after overtime. He doesn’t graduate from high school until 2023, but the top football recruit…