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Cal Poly 4.23.2018

Tuition at Cal Poly will not go up for students next academic year. Instead, the trustees with the Cal State university board will focus on lobbying the state for more funding. Cal Poly students already pay the highest tuition of any university in the system. The CSU system is asking for a $263 million dollar…

Superintendent’s Evaluation 4.23.2018

Tomorrow, the Paso Robles school board is scheduled to evaluate the job performance of Mr. Chris Williams, the superintendent. Over the past couple years Williams has been criticized for his hiring and firing of teachers, coaches and administrators. He’s hired almost exclusively out of the San Joaquin Valley. He has also been criticized for reckless…

Jail Law Suit 4.23.2018

Another law suit filed against the county for a death at the county jail by the family of a mentally disturbed individual. 62-year-old Russell Alan Hammer of Hanford died at the jail back in November. He was arrested in Morro Bay after attacking his wife with a knife. She pleaded that he be taken to…

K-9 Unit 4.23.2018

Atascadero K9 fans applauding the performance of two German Shepherds used by the police department. A fundraising dinner for the K9 unit held Saturday evening at the Atascadero Elks Lodge Corporal John Taylor is in charge of the K9 unit. He says the fundraiser is the fourth annual joint event co-sponsored by Atascadero Elks Lodge,…

House Fire 4.23.2018

A house fire in Paso Robles yesterday destroyed a two-car garage in the 900 block of Player Lane. The fire reported around 3:00 yesterday morning. A father and son were sleeping in the house, but they were awakened by a neighbor and safely evacuated. Fire fighters stopped the fire in the attic, and prevented smoke…

News for 4.17.2018

PARKING IN PASO ROBLES 4.17.18 Parking in downtown Paso Robles. Last night dozens of business owners and concerned citizens packed the library conference room to discuss the parking issue in downtown Paso Robles. The information meeting coordinated by Dixon resources unlimited out of San Diego. Julie Dixon facilitated the meeting last night. Findings from the…

In Sports 4.16.2018

Paso Robles baseball lost Friday afternoon at Atascadero 4-0. The Greyhounds swept the Bearcats, winning the first two in close games, one in extra innings. The Bearcats play at St. Joseph tomorrow afternoon in Santa maria. Atascadero plays at Mission Prep tomorrow. Both games begin at 4:30. Paso Robles softball plays at San Luis Obispo…

L’Eroica 4.16.2018

Eleven hundred vintage bicycle riders took park in this year’s edition of L’eroica, which started and ended at the Paso Robles event center. Wes Hatakayama says this year’s edition of L’eroica went smoothly. One sad note, L’eroica is moving next year out of Paso Robles. The event moving to Cambria, so it will not be…

Cuesta College 4.16.2018

Cuesta college is having a “Cougar Welcome Days” event at the north county campus this coming Saturday. The campus will be open for lunch, music and information for potential students and their families. People can tour the campus, learn about career technical education and academic programs from faculty. College representatives will be on hand to…