Drug Bust Along San Simeon Beach


Yesterday, Deputies with the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Office were conducting routine Panga patrols along Highway One near San Simeon. Deputies noticed suspicious activity taking place in an area about a mile north of San Simeon Beach. Deputies had spotted a large motor home, two cargo vans and another vehicle in that area. They followed the vehicles and proceeded ...

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Robbery In San Luis Obispo; Three Detained


Yesterday at 1:03 PM the San Luis Obispo Police Department received a 911 call from a male, reporting he had just been robbed at knife point in front of 1901 Henry in San Luis Obispo. The 911 caller reported the suspect fled into an apartment at that location immediately following the robbery.   Officers responded to the area and established ...

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Rollover Crash Sends Three People To The Hospital


A one car rollover crash sent three people to the hospital, two with major injuries. It happened just after noon yesterday on Highway 101 near the Monterey County line. Shelby Shelbi 18 was driving southbound at 70 mph when fro some unknown reason she lost control, hit a guardrail, went down an embankment, and rolled over landing on the wheels. ...

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Diablo Canyon Power Plant Updates


Diablo Canyon Power Plant Updates   Here’s an update on the status of Unit 1 at Diablo Canyon Power Plant.  On Monday, Oct. 14 at approximately 3:12 p.m., operators at Diablo Canyon Power Plant safely ramped Unit 1 to 50 percent power in order to perform necessary work on a feedwater pump.    PG&E made the decision to ramp Unit ...

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McDonalds Going Through Redesign


The iconic Golden Arches of Arroyo Grande has a fresh and modern look!  As McDonald’s contemporizes its restaurants around the country, the Arroyo Grande McDonald’s will unveil its dynamic redesign during a grand opening celebration this Saturday, October 19th.  The restaurant is located at 410 E. Grand Ave. The Arroyo Grande McDonald’s will now be open 24 hours a day.  ...

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Police Arrest Driver Of Stolen Vehicle After Short Chase


At around 10:15 a.m. yesterday morning, Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Detectives with the Gang Enforcement Unit located a vehicle reported stolen from Santa Maria driving eastbound in the 1800 block of Stowell Road in Santa Maria. When Sheriff’s Deputies attempted to pull the vehicle over, the driver sped off at a high rate of speed. The suspect crossed double yellow ...

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Statewide Earthquake Drill This Thursday


A statewide “drop, cover, and hold on” earthquake drill is taking place Thursday, October 17 at 10:17 A.M. to help inform and remind people what to do during an earthquake. The drill, the Great California ShakeOut, is intended for all of us living in earthquake country to practice how to protect ourselves during earthquakes. It also provides a chance for ...

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Muril Clift To Run For Second District Supervisor


Muril Clift, Director and past president of the Cambria Community Services District (CCSD), has announced that he will run against incumbent Bruce Gibson for the position of Second District Supervisor of San Luis Obispo County, to be elected next June.  Clift, a Democrat, has an extensive record of public service.  Besides his six years on the CCSD, he is a ...

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Suspicious Activity In Shandon; One Person Detained


Last Friday, the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Office received a report of several people believed to be taking items from a vacant house in the 800 block of Mesa Grande Drive in Shandon. Sheriff's Deputies responded to the scene. Detectives were called out after a vehicle leaving the scene was reportedly involved in a carjacking incident in Modesto approximately ...

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Fire Department Responds To Natural Gas Leak


San Luis Obispo City Fire Department and Cal Fire personnel responded to a reported natural gas leak in the area of the 600 block of Marsh Street in the City of San Luis Obispo at 1:11 p.m. Friday. The first arriving SLO City Fire Department unit found a two inch diameter high pressure natural gas distribution line that had incurred ...

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