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Two College Students Trapped on Bishop Peak

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At approximately 8:00 pm on last Saturday, the San Luis Obispo City Police & Fire Dispatch Center received a 911 call from the cell phone of two college-aged students who were trapped on the North face of Bishop Peak.  They reported that they were not injured, but had miscalculated the time it would take to climb down from the very ... Read More »

Housekeeper at Motel 6 Was Accosted on Saturday

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On October 18, shortly before 1:00 p.m. a housekeeper was accosted at Motel 6 South in San Luis Obispo. The door to the motel room had been left ajar while the housekeeper was cleaning the room. Benjamin Kuhzarani entered the room, dropped his pants to his ankles, and exposed himself to the housekeeper. Kuhzarani then slammed the motel room door ... Read More »

Driver Arrested for DUI After Crashing

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On October 18,  shortly after 2:00 p.m. a gray 2002 Ford F-150 truck driven by Lisa Rae Davis rear-ended a gray 2008 Subaru Outback driven by a 46-year old female resident of San Luis Obispo. The Subaru had been stopped for a red traffic light at the intersection of Marsh and Nipomo Streets in San Luis Obispo. The impact caused ... Read More »

Three Arrested After High Speed Pursuit

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Three suspects are in custody following a high speed pursuit that started in the City of Buellton and ended with the vehicle hitting a Sheriff’s patrol car and crashing into a tree in a City of Santa Barbara neighborhood.   The two female suspects are the same ones involved in an October 3, 2014 pursuit on Highway 154 involving the same ... Read More »

Pet of the Week

   “WALLY” – ID#A201837 My name is “Wally” and I am a male, yellow Labrador Retriever. I am about 8 years old. I was surrendered to the shelter by my owner in Paso Robles. I am currently in foster care but I am available for adoption. Call the shelter for more information. I have been at the shelter since Oct ... Read More »

Asian Citrus Psyllids Found in SLO

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Insect trappers from the San Luis Obispo County Department of Agriculture have found more adult Asian Citrus Psyllids in a residential neighborhood in northern San Luis Obispo. Three adult Psyllids were found on a single property located very close to the original site in the northern part of the city of San Luis Obispo. Asian Citrus Psyllid is an insect ... Read More »

Critical Shortage of Precinct Workers for General Election

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The County Clerk-Recorder’s office is experiencing a critical shortage of precinct workers for the November 4th General Election. The shortage is most prevalent in Cambria, Paso Robles and the 5 cities area. San Luis Obispo County employs approximately 1,000 precinct workers each election to work at the polls on Election Day and without a fully staffed precinct, voters could experience ... Read More »

Train Victim Identified

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The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office is releasing the identity of the victim who was fatally injured by a train on October 11, 2014 at just before 6 p.m. at the Union Pacific railroad trestle at Vista Point.  The victim is 26-year-old Mingyue Yuan, a Chinese visiting scholar at the University of California Santa Barbara.  The Chinese Consulate and the ... Read More »

Woman That Was Killed in Lompoc is Identified

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The woman who was shot and killed at a residence in Lompoc Monday night has been identified as 37-year-old Rebecca Maxine Yap. She was allegedly shot by 64-year-old Clay Martin Burt Murray, who was at the home on the 300 block of N. Daisy Street when police arrived. Yap was still conscious but died at a hospital later on. Yap ... Read More »

Voter Registration Deadline is Approaching

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As preparations for the General Election continue, voters are reminded that Monday, October 20, 2014 is the last day to register to vote. Voters who have moved or changed their name must complete a new voter registration. Voter registrations must be postmarked or received in the County Clerk-Recorder’s office by October 20th for voters to be eligible to vote on ... Read More »

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