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Atascadero 12.10.2019

Atascadero city council meets tonight at the historic rotunda. City manager Rochelle Rickard is expected to update the council on issues in the city. That includes the problem with transients in the downtown area, police chief Jerel Haley says things got worse when Paso Robles cleaned up the Salinas river bed. Chief Haley says the…

Nancy Walker of The Wellness Kitchen- Mon 12.09.2019

Sound Off guest: Nancy Walker with the Wellness Kitchen talking about their Year-End Holiday Fundraiser. For more information go to their website: https://www.thewkrc.org/ or https://www.thewkrc.org/fundraisers.html The Wellness Kitchen (TWK) is a nonprofit organization in Templeton, CA whose mission is to provide restorative nutrient-rich food, education, and resources to individuals with critical or chronic conditions and…

Weather

North County Weather 12.09.2019

Morning clouds will dissipate and we’ll enjoy sunshine this afternoon in the north county. High temperatures this afternoon in the upper 50’s. Tonight, partly cloudy cloudy with a 10% chance of rain. Lows near 40. Tomorrow, mostly sunny skies with a 10% chance of rain. Highs near 60. The long range forecast calls for mostly…

Eagle Count 12.09.2019

The first Audubon Society Bald Eagle Count took place Saturday at Nacimiento and San Antonio lakes Saturday. They found one bald eagle shot and lying on its back on the shore on the water line at San Antonio. The eagle had been shot in the back with a shotgun, apparently while it was perched in…

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Other Stories This Monday 12.09.2019

A former Lyft driver from Lompoc is found guilty of sexually assaulting his ride-share customer. Jason Lamont Fenwick faces a maximum sentence of 10 years in prison. A San Diego man arrested near San Simeon early Friday for allegedly choking a female passenger in his pick up truck. Officers responded to the elephant seal lookout…

City of San Luis Obispo 12.09.2019

San Luis Obispo city council is the latest to receive a demand letter alleging the city has a systemic problem in its elections process that negatively affects minority voters. City officials are trying to work on a resolution with the potential plaintiff. Attorney Robert Goodman sent the demand letter on behalf of Jamie Gomez. He…

Light Up Downtown Atascadero 12.09.2019

Light up downtown Atascadero happened Friday night at the historic rotunda. The Atascadero community band entertained those who assembled by the sunken gardens for the holiday celebration. Mayor Heather Moreno led about 25 kids in doing the countdown. After the illumination, several hundred people strolled through downtown Atascadero visiting local retails stores and sampling north…

Crash on 101 – 12.09.2019

A fatal car crash near Santa Margarita yesterday may have been weather related. It occurred on highway 101 near highway 58 yesterday morning. It killed one person and left three others injured. The accident occurred at 10:30 yesterday morning near Santa Margarita. The cause of the crash is under investigation. At the time of the…