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Tent City in Orange County 1.23.2018

In Orange county, sheriff’s deputies told squatters living in a 2-mile-long river bed that their tent community is being closed for health reasons. The tent dwellers live on a dusty trail designed for hiking and jogging. Orange county workers will help the squatters haul their trash, store personal belongings and they’ll help move the homeless…

Santa Barbara Clean-Up 1.23.2018

The clean-up in Montecito continues. Survivors are telling harrowing stories. Augie Johnson lived in an area that was under voluntary evacuation. He tells Ellen Degeneris that his daughter and wife left the home, and he stayed behind. Then the mudslide hit the house. The family climbed onto the roof and held onto the chimney while…

Paso Robles School Board 1.23.2018

The Paso Robles school board meets tonight at the district office on Niblick road. The school board will hear from district staff how a million dollars disappeared from the district coffers. Meanwhile, superintendent Chris Williams is currently raising money for a proposed $8.2 million dollar aquatic complex at Paso Robles high school. The district is…

Stranger Danger 1.23.2018

Stranger danger in Templeton. A 9-year-old girl telling authorities a man tried to kidnap her at a mobile home park in the 1200 block of Bennett Way. She told a family member the man tried to grab her at the playground, but she was able to break free and run home. She described the alleged…

Undocumented Uber Driver 1.23.2018

An illegal alien working as an Uber driver is accused of ten felony counts, including four charges of rape. District Attorney Dan Dow holding a news conference in San Luis Obispo. 39-year-old Alfonso Alarcon-Nunez of Santa Maria allegedly sought out young inebriated women to drive home from parties, then raped them and burglarized their homes.…

Atascadero City Council 1.23.2018

The Atascadero City Council meets tonight. They’ll discuss conceptual plans for upgrades at the playground at Atascadero Lake. They’ll also discuss development of the La Plaza development, which may include closure of a portion of Atascadero mall. That meeting gets underway at six tonight. You can hear the meeting live here on am 1230 KPRL.

Veteran’s Day 11.13.2017

The Central Coast Drum and Pipes performed Saturday in the annual Veterans Day Ceremony at the Faces of Freedom Memorial in Atascadero. Retired air force Ltc Ed Cobleigh was the guest speaker. Cobliegh flew 375 missions over Vietnam and was awarded two distinguished flying crosses and the air medal. He’s now an author and lives…