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Hit and Run 5.08.2019

A Creston man is facing felony and misdemeanor charges for allegedly creating a story about his truck being stolen, after it was involved in a hit and run accident in Atascadero. Richard Gonzalez is charged with leaving the scene of an accident, falsely reporting a theft, giving false information to a police officer and make…

Paso Robles Schools Superintendent 5.08.2019

The Paso Robles school district names a new superintendent. He’s Dr. Curt Dubost, currently, superintendent for the San Miguel school district. Dubost previously served as superintendent of the Templeton school district. The Dubost family arrived in the north county in the 1880’s. Curt Dubost was born in Paso Robles. He received his bachelor’s degree with…

North County Weather 5.07.2019

Morning clouds, afternoon sunshine, highs near 70. A 20% chance of rain. Westerly winds 20-30 miles per hour. Tonight, mostly clear, lows in the upper 40’s Tomorrow, partly cloudy with highs in the mid 70’s. SW winds 15-25 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for mostly sunny skies through Thursday. A 60% chance of…

In Sports 5.07.2019

Post season playoffs begin today for north county softball teams. The Paso Robles softball team will play at Liberty in Bakersfield. Also in division I, Atascadero softball team will host Centennial this afternoon. In division III, the Templeton girls softball team will host St. Joseph this afternoon. Baseball playoffs begin tomorrow. The Paso Robles Bearcats…

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Other Stories This Tuesday 5.07.2019

A ceremony held yesterday in the state capital, honoring 10 peace officers who died in the line of duty last year. Their names inscribed on a brass plaque and added to a monument across from the state capital where more than 1600 names are already listed. Among those to speak, Newman police chief Randy Richardson.…

13th Street Roadwork 5.07.2019

Road construction crews are going to close 13th Street from Park to Spring again today to repair damage done last Thursday night when a water main broke during the final repaving work on 13th. Yesterday, crews used leaf blowers in an effort to dry the pavement and the base beneath the surface. Ditas Esperanza says,…

Paso Superintendent of Schools 5.07.2019

No word yet from the Paso Robles school board on their selection to be the next superintendent. We know the board has narrowed the search for a new superintendent to one. They’re not saying which of the two finalists they are currently negotiating with. They’re reportedly fine tuning the contract and compensation. A source inside…

Paso Robles City Council 5.07.2019

Paso Robles city council meets this evening at the library conference room. The council will discuss the city’s involvement with the Monterey Bay Community Power Collective. Mayor Steve Martin and the council first endorsed the plan after lengthy testimony at the council meeting April 3rd. Progressives from throughout the central coast turned out for the…

North County Weather 5.06.2019

Morning clouds, afternoon sunshine, highs in the mid 60’s. A 20% chance of rain. SW winds 15-25 miles per hour. Tonight, partly cloudy, lows in the mid 40’s. A 10% chance of rain. Tomorrow, mostly sunny with highs in the upper 60’s. SW winds 15-25 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for mostly sunny…