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County Elections 7.19.2021

In San Luis Obispo county, supervisor John Peschong explains that deputy county clerk recorder Helen Nolan will run the recall election in our county and he’s confident she’ll do a good job. Supervisor John Peschong says he has a greater concern for the county redistricting plans which will begin late this year. Another issue facing…

CA Recall Update 7.19.2021

The secretary of state released the names of the candidates for governor in the recall election. There are 41 of them, from Angelyne, who is an entertainer with no party preference, to Leo Zacky, who is a republican businessman and farmer from Los Angeles. The best known candidates include republican John Cox, republican Kevin Faulconer,…

Another Fire in the Riverbed 7.19.2021

Another fire in the Salinas riverbed Friday night in Paso Robles. The fire reported around ten Friday night behind Kohls. The fire was burning in heavy vegetation between the main river channel and a recently grazed firebreak. Firefighters were able to access the fire through the managed firebreak. Due to their quick response, they stopped…

Opener For Monday 7.19.2021

Just in time for the opening day of the California mid state fair, we’ll see a warming trend for a few days in the north county. Highs tomorrow reaching 100 in Paso Robles, 93 in Atascadero. The fair opens Wednesday, with the Miss California Mid State Fair that evening at the fair with Chad Stevens…

North County Weather 7.16.2021

Sunny today, highs near 88 in Paso Robles. 82 in Atascadero. WSW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Overnight, clear skies, lows near 53. WNW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tomorrow, mostly sunny, highs near 91 in Paso Robles. 86 tomorrow in Atascadero. WSW winds 10-20 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for a warming…

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In Sports 7.16.2021

Video released of Richard Sherman attempting to break into his in-laws house. His father-in-law pepper-sprayed the former Forty-Niner. Sherman played college ball at Stanford before he joined Seattle and San Francisco. He fought with officers while being taken into custody on burglary and domestic violence charges. Officers used a police dog to subdue him. Sherman…

Open Farm Day 7.16.2021

A unique event tomorrow in San Luis Obispo county, Open Farm Day. Unfortunately, it’s sold out on line. You can still buy tickets at the locations themselves. They’re $40 and will enable you to go to any of the 17 farms and ranches. Open Farm Day, is tomorrow. Go to farmsteaded.com for more information.

Atascadero Chamber Mixer 7.16.2021

Great weather yesterday afternoon for the first chamber mixer in Atascadero in over a year. Atascadero Chamber of Commerce held its first mixer of 2021. Chamber CEO Josh Cross said the weather was perfect. “Yes, the weather is ideal. We’re honoring the seven new chamber members who joined during the pandemic. It’s great to finally…

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Other Stories This Friday 7.16.2021

The pre-trial hearing in the Kristin Smart murder trial gets underway in San Luis Obispo. Paul Flores and his father Ruben Flores charged with the disappearance and suspected murder of Kristin Smart back in 1996. Three restaurants and a rooftop bar committed to opening at La Plaza in downtown Atascadero. All four businesses signing leases…