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Coronavirus Cases SLO County Update 5.01.2020

The county health officer reports three new cases yesterday, all three in Paso Robles. That brings the total in San Luis Obispo county to 184 confirmed cases. 32 people are recovering at home. 144 people are fully recovered. Seven people are hospitalized. Two of which are in ICU. Still only one death. That’s the 86-year-old…

Coronavirus In Our County 5.01.2020

The first day of May, and many would like to see the government imposed shut down lifted in San Luis Obispo county. County administrative officer Wade Horton is serving as the Emergency Services Director in the county. He says the county will take over as soon as the governor allows. He says he wants to…

Beaches 5.301.2020

Local beaches stay open, but governor Gavin Newsom closes beaches in Orange county after thousands hit OC beaches last weekend. Critics of the closure at Orange county beaches say beaches are safe. The sun and salt air are enemies to the virus. Regardless, Orange county beaches close, but local beaches stay open.

North County Weather 4.30.2020

Sunny today after morning clouds, highs this afternoon in the mid 80’s. NNW 15-25 miles per hour. Tonight, clear, lows in the upper 40’s. Tomorrow, sunny, highs in the low 80’s. The extended forecast calls for sunny skies through the weekend with cooler temperatures Saturday and Sunday, into the low 80’s.

One Sad Note This Morning 4.30.2020

Ed Galena died recently after a three year battle with lymphoma. Galena opened the SLO County Sleep Shoppes back in 1985. The five stores in his mattress chain extended from Paso Robles to Santa Barbara. Ed was active in local theater groups including Pioneer Players, SLO Little Theater and North County Theater Works. He also…

Fire in Atascadero 4.30.2020

A house fire late yesterday morning in Atascadero. It was reported at 11:35 yesterday morning at 8255 Azucena. Fire fighters found a single story family resident with light smoke coming from an open window. They determined the resident had put out the fire with a fire extinguisher, but the dryer, which caused the fire was…

Joe Biden Rape Accusation 4.30.2020

The woman who is accusing Joe Biden of sexually assaulting her lived in Morro Bay after the alleged assault occurred back in 1993. Tara Reade worked for the senator. She said Biden sexually assaulted her while she was on his staff. Her mother called Larry King back then and talked about the incident. That episode…

Bako Doctors Pulled From YouTube 4.30.2020

Remember Dr. Dan Erickson of Bakersfield? He and another Kern county physician spoke out against the government response to the coronavirus pandemic. Now we learn, Dr. Erickson’s 50 minute interview has been pulled from YouTube. Dr. Dan Erickson of Kern county is with Accelerated Emergency Care in Bakersfield. His interview has been pulled from YouTube,…