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DUI Checkpoint 6.12.2019

The Paso Robles police department releasing the results of their DUI/driver’s license checkpoint Saturday night. The check point was on Niblick road between seven in the evening and two early Sunday morning. They checked hundreds of drivers. Three drivers were arrested for driving under influence. Six were arrested for driving with suspended driver’s licenses. 28…

Paso Robles School Board 6.12.2019

The Paso Robles School Board received an update on the budget at Tuesday night’s meeting. Five years ago, when Dr. Kathy McNamara was superintendent, the district had a $7.5 million dollar budget reserve. That was 10% of the operating budget. Most of that reserve spent during the tenure of Superintendent Chris Williams. The budget reserve…

Dr. Gene Nelson 6.12.2019

While local San Luis Obispo county governments prepare for the closure of the Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant, one group is quietly preparing a legal challenge to the shut down. Dr. Gene nelson is with Californians for Green Nuclear Power Inc. His group meets the public every second and fourth Thursday night at the San…

Power Outages 6.12.2019

Atascadero city council gets a report from PG and E about the Public Safety Power Shut off program, and how it will impact residents in Atascadero. Mr. Daniels with PG and E says those who face a power shut off will get 48 hours notice. PG and E is going out to communities to explain…

In California Sports 6.11.2019

The Golden State Warriors beat the Toronto Raptors 106-105 to stay alive in the NBA finals. That forces a game six in Oakland. The Raptors lead the best of seven series, 3-2. The world’s best golfers are arriving in Pebble Beach for the US Open this weekend. The opening round is Thursday.

Paso Market Walk 6.11.2019

The old J. H. Van Wormer home moved about 20-30 yards at Paso Market Walk yesterday. Van Wormer built the home back in 1890, when he was a prosperous almond grower in Paso Robles. Monday, house movers slid the home closer to Spring street on the lot where it stood for over 130 years. The…

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Other Stories This Tuesday 6.11.2019

Some of the other stories we’re watching for you this Tuesday morning, June 11th. The US Supreme court rejects a challenge to federal regulations governing gun silencers. The justices did not comment yesterday in turning away appeals from two Kansas men convicted of violating federal law regulating silencers. The men argued that the right “to…

Dr. Gene Nelson 6.11.2019

While local governments prepare for the economic impact of Diablo’s closure, Dr. Gene nelson and the Californians for Green Nuclear Power are fighting to keep the nuclear power plant open. Dr. Gene Nelson says natural gas has its own issues. For instance, the explosion of underground natural gas pipelines like we saw in San Bruno.…

Space X 6.11.2019

Tomorrow, Space X is scheduled to launch a rocket from Vandenberg air force base. The launch is scheduled for 7:17 Wednesday morning. It’s a big rocket launch for the Canadian space agency. You may be able to hear it tomorrow morning. The launch is powered by a Space X Falcon 9 rocket, which is the…