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Opener For Wednesday 7.21.2021

The mid state fair opens today in Paso Robles. Although some agriculture events begin at 8:00 this morning, the grand opening will be at 3:30 pm, the carnival opens at four. Shuttle buses begin operation at 4:00 pm. Every 15 minutes from Albertson’s bus stop on Niblick road. Stopping at city hall at 10th and…

North County Weather 7.20.2021

Sunny today, but a little warmer. Highs near 99 in Paso Robles, 94 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 98 in Paso Robles, 92 tomorrow in Atascadero. NW winds 10-15 miles per hour. The extended forecast…

In Sports 7.20.2021

A Cal Poly alumnus from Durango, Colorado will ride a mountain bike at the Olympics. 23-year-old Christopher Blevins still trains in San Luis Obispo county during the winter. He will be the only American male competing in mountain bike riding. Blevins continued training during the pandemic. He says he lived in San Luis through most…

Sensorio Open 7.20.2021

Sensorio’s Field of Light show off highway 46 in Paso Robles will remain open until January second of next year. The outdoor art exhibit on 15-acres will operate until the new year. It reopened in April after being closed due to the pandemic and government imposed shut down. Sensorio officials say it’s been sold out…

Giovanni’s Fish Market 7.20.2021

In Morro Bay, more trouble at Giovanni’s Fish Market. On Saturday, police arrested three people on suspicion of stealing a tip jar from the fish market. That’s just a few months after the business was burglarized and vandalized. All three of the suspects are from Tulare county. One suspect stole the tip jar from the…

Protest About Masks in SLO 7.20.2021

A protest last week over state mask requirements in public schools. Dozens of people demonstrated outside the San Luis Obispo county public health department Friday morning against the state’s mask mandate for schools. California state health officials are expecting adults and children alike to wear masks inside for the academic school year beginning in August.…

Paso Robles City Council Meeting 7.20.2021

The Paso Robles city council will conduct a short special meeting tonight to discuss a lease agreement for commercial property at 4309 Second Wind Way. The special meeting will begin at six-thirty this evening at the library conference room. You can hear the meeting live here on KPRL. Their next regular Paso Robles city council…

Brett Michaels Cancels 7.20.2021

Brett Michaels cancels his appearance to the Mid State Fair. He says he has potentially been exposed to the coronavirus. Michaels is best known as the front man for the band Poison. He was going to perform at the kickoff concert Wednesday night. The Mid-State Fair is issuing refunds to ticket buyers.