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New Charges For CMC Escapee

The California Men’s Colony inmate who spent two weeks on the lamb last year is facing a couple of new felony charges related to his escape. According to authorities,...

Paso Robles Structure Fire

Cal Fire Firefighters responded to a report of a structure fire yesterday afternoon. Officials say the sole occupant was unaware of the fire in an unattended area of the...

SLODoCo Coming To Atascadero

Fans of SloDoCo will be happy to know the popular San Luis Obispo donut shop will be opening a second location. According to their Instagram page, SLO Donut Company...

Santa Maria Felons Back Behind Bars

Santa Maria Police sent two known felons back to jail last week. Authorities say a narcotics investigation led to the arrest of 40-year-old Lorraine McLaughlin and 47-year-old Michael Cangro....

Los Osos Assault Investigation

San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s investigators continue to look into an assault that landed a person in the hospital over the weekend. Deputies answered a call about a possible...

Stop Throwing Confetti While Hiking

San Luis Obispo City parks officials have had just about enough with littering. Especially from hikers looking for a signature shot of San Luis Obispo from the top of...

Kidnapper Of Ex-girlfriend Going To Jail

The man who kidnapped his ex-girlfriend in Solvang and led law enforcement on a manhunt that spanned three states was in court yesterday. Joseph Hetzel kidnapped Virginia Paris in...

Northern California Teachers Return To Picket Lines

Teachers in Oakland, California, prepared for another day of strikes Friday after parents and students applauded their demands by keeping city classrooms empty. Oakland’s 3,000 teachers went on strike...

Rains Help Dent Drought

Everyone seems to be talking about the weather lately. This months rainstorms have made a sizable dent in the state’s drought. A new report released yesterday by the U.S....

Mayor Harmon Calls For A Boycott Of Amazon

San Luis Obispo Mayor Heidi Harmon is calling on the public and all mayors across the country to boycott Amazon. She claims the company is “destroying our downtowns and...