Local News Archives

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...

Major Wreck Sends Three To Hospital

A major collision between a big rig truck and a minivan injured three people and blocked traffic on the Cuesta Grade yesterday afternoon. The crash happened in the southbound...

House Fire In San Luis Obispo

San Luis Obispo City Fire Firefighters were called out early this morning to a report of a structure fire. The call came in at around 2:45. When crews arrived...

No Poultry Show For S.B. County Fair

Several hundred FFA and 4-H members are disappointed following an announcement from The Santa Barbara County Fair. Fair officials voted this week to cancel the poultry show scheduled for...

Grover Beach Councilwoman Calls It Quits

Grover Beach City Councilwoman and former mayor Debbie Peterson closed Tuesday nights council meeting by announcing that she would be stepping down after the meeting was adjourned. Peterson accused...