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ATM Theft 5.29.2019

Atascadero police report the attempted theft of an ATM from a bank on El Camino Real. Police responded at 10:35 Monday night to Pacific Premier bank, located in the 7400 block of El Camino. Witnesses reported seeing construction equipment on the scene and suspects attempting to steal an ATM machine. When officers arrived, they discovered…

PRJUSD School Board 5.29.2019

The Paso Robles school board held a special meeting last night at the district office on Niblick road. The trustees celebrated three students headed to girls and boys state conventions in Sacramento. The five day program includes high school representatives from high schools all over California. Gabriela Clayton will attend girls state. Robert Snypes and…

Talk on the Block 5.29.2019

“Talk on the Block” begins tonight in Atascadero. It’s an opportunity for residents to tell the chamber of commerce how they feel about issues facing Atascadero. The first session is from 6-7 tonight at Atascadero United Methodist church on El Camino Real in south Atascadero. Tomorrow night at Community Church of Atascadero. Mayor Heather Moreno…

Wine Spectator 5.28.2019

Paso Robles gets an 11-page spread in the June 30th issue of Wine Spectator magazine. The feature compliments Paso Robles. It says the city has “great wine, delicious food, luxury digs and small town charm.” The articles discusses several local wineries including Daou Vineyards and Winery, Herman Story Wines, Tablas Creek Vineyard and Linne Calodo.…

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Other Stories Tuesday May 28, 2019

Two vans stolen from the Atascadero school district recovered Friday night. They were located at Hope Lutheran church, not far from the district transportation center, where they were stolen. School district employees discovered someone had broken into one of the buildings and stolen two vans. A member of the community called police and advised them…

Vaping by Paso Middle Schoolers 5.28.2019

Nine Paso Robles students at Lewis Middle School received emergency medical attention Friday after using a cannabis vape pen. Assistant superintendent Jennifer Gaviola said the nine students were evaluated for symptoms resulting from inhaling vape pen-concentrated cannabis at school. All of the students were treated and then released to their parents or school officials. None…

Oceano Dunes Fatality 5.28.2019

A 24-year-old man from Tulare killed Sunday in an off-road vehicle crash at the Oceano Dunes. California state parks officials responded around 4 Sunday afternoon to reports of a single off-road vehicle crash involving two men in the area known as Post 5 and one half primaries. The driver was pronounced dead at the scene.…

Highway 41 Crash 5.28.2019

A crash on highway forty one closed the roadway for several hours Saturday morning. Atascadero police and fire department responded at 10:21 Saturday morning. Two vehicles had crashed head on. All of the occupants were injured. The driver of one vehicle sustained moderate to major injuries. All of the injured people were transported by ambulance…

Memorial Day 5.28.2019

Sunny weather enhanced Memorial Day ceremonies in several north county locations yesterday. At the Faces of Freedom in Atascadero, more than 600 hundred turned out for the 11th annual Memorial Day ceremony. The Roller and Zalusky families honored ancestors and relatives who served in several wars. Also honored, Forest Johnson and Colonel Bill Hatch, who…