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Brew At The Zoo 4.26.2018

Brew at the Zoo returns Saturday night to the Charles Paddock Zoo. Tickets for Brew at the Zoo are on sale now. If you buy them now, you save $5. The event usually sells out, so if you want to attend Brew at the Zoo this Saturday night, you’re encouraged to get your tickets today.

Rossi Milk Bottle 4.26.2018

The Templeton historical society paying tribute to the Rossi family after dedicating the 12-foot crescent dairy milk bottle firmly planted in front of the Templeton history center. Steve Rossi of Atascadero calls it a great honor for the family. That 14-foot milk bottle stood on a hill next to El Camino Real, and later 101,…

Gavin Newsom 4.24.2018

Gavin Newsom met with supporters yesterday in San Luis Obispo Newsom slammed the president calling his leadership, “temporary insanity.” Newsom says he supports increasing housing in the state by 3.5 million units by 2025 to reduce the cost of housing. He says he also supports a single payer health program. The Lt. Governor says he…

In Sports 4.25.2018

The Paso Robles softball team lost to San Luis Obsipo 5-1. The girls play at Pioneer Valley this afternoon. The Paso Robles baseball team beat Righetti 11-4. The baseball team at home against Righetti at 4:30 The Atascadero softball team beat Righetti 14-0. The softball team at home against Mission Prep at 4:30. The Atascadero…

Gun Deaths 4.25.2018

Gun deaths are down in California over the past 16 years. The reason, a drop in gang violence, and the decline in homicide rates among black and Hispanic men. Those are the findings of researchers at the UC Davis. Their finding published in the may issue of the journal Annals of Epidemiology. They reviewed more…

Salinas Man 4.25.2018

A jury in Salinas convicts a 20-year-old man of torturing and starving two children whose bodies were found in a storage unit. Gonzalo Curiel found guilty in the murder of a 7-year-old boy and his 3-year-old sister. He was also convicted of torturing their older sister in their Salinas apartment. Curiel’s former girlfriend, 42-year-old Tami…

Atascadero City Council 4.25.2018

Styrofoam back before Atascadero city council last night. At the previous meeting, opponents of Styrofoam spoke for more than an hour, before realizing that the issue was not on the agenda, so the council could not take action. Last night, the council addressed a proposed city-wide ban on Styrofoam. Councilmen Sturdeveant and Borbeau address the…

State Parks and Dunes 4.25.2018

A new compromise proposed at the Oceano Dunes. State parks agrees to reduce dust emissions at the off road vehicle park by 50% in the next five years. The proposal calls for returning the area to conditions shown in a 1930’s aeriel photograph. The county air pollution control district hearing board will get the details…