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Fireworks Safety This 4th

As we get closer to our 4th of July Celebrations, Cal Fire officials are reminding everyone that even legal fireworks can get out of hand fairly quickly. If you...

Homeless Bill Approved By State Senate

The California Senate approved yesterday, what some lawmakers have called a carrot-and-stick approach to the state’s housing crunch. The bill would set aside $650 million to address homelessness while...

Santa Maria Looking To Fill Positions

Some cities on the Central Coast are cutting jobs to close budget gaps, but one is actually taking applications. The Santa Maria Fire Department is looking for 14 new...

Hospital Expansion To Add Hundreds Of Jobs

French Hospital Medical Center plans to add 85,000-square-feet to their facility. That would nearly double the hospital’s current size. The project is expected to employ between 190 and 260...

San Luis Obispo On Another Best Of List

It seems San Luis Obispo County has made it on to another top destination list. Sure, according to Wine Spectator magazine, 15 San Luis Obispo County wineries are among...

Day At The Lake Turns Deadly

A day with friends and family at Lake Nacimiento turned tragic yesterday afternoon. 44-year-old Armando Ramos from King City was spending the day at the lake when he slid...

Prices Jump At The Pump

You may notice a little more pain at the pump this morning. Today’s the day gas prices are set to climb by another 5.6 cents a gallon. According to...

Firefighters Douse Riverbed Fire

Quick action by firefighters kept a brush fire from getting out of hand over the weekend. Paso Robles firefighters were called out to the riverbed near North River Road...

A Tale Of Two Libraries

A Tale of Two Libraries. The San Luis Obispo Library has announced it will now be open on Sundays from noon to 4 p.m… The San Luis Obispo Library...