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Light Up The Night in Paso Robles

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Paso Robles is getting ready for its second annual "Light Up the Night." The city is putting up more than 40,000 lights in the trees at the downtown park. It's a fundraising event for the Central Coast Cancer Support Community. Friday at 6:00 PM, the city will turn on all the lights in a ceremony. The lights will be on ... Read More »

Traffic Stop Results in Drug Bust

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A Los Olivos man has been arrested for possessing and transporting marijuana for sale. 32 year-old Robert Dommeyer was stopped for speeding on Highway 246 in Buellton, on Monday. Investigators say that once Dommeyer’s car was pulled over, they found two pounds of marijuana in individual bags for sale along with marijuana-laced food products. Dommeyer told investigators he was legally ... Read More »

Three Car Accident in Goleta

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The California Highway Patrol is investigating a car accident in Goleta. It happened around 1:15 p.m. Tuesday at the corner of Magna Vista Street and Hollister Avenue. Three cars were involved. Firefighters had to extricate a person from one of the cars who sustained moderate injuries and was taken to a local hospital for treatment. Another person had minor injuries. ... Read More »

Airman from Vandenberg Air Force Base Found Dead

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Vandenberg Air Force Base says an airman assigned to the 30th Space Wing was found dead at his home in Lompoc Tuesday morning. The county coroner's office is investigating the cause of death. The name of the airman won't be released until 24 hours after next of kin is notified. Read More »

Cal Poly Students To Send Mini Satellites Into Space

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Cal Poly students are in the process of  launching forty “mini-satellites into space. The CubeSat, is a small, 6” cube-shaped satelite that was designed by Cal Poly students and staff 14 years ago. Once in orbit, The CubeSat sends back information that can be used for research and technology development. Many organizations, including NASA and the National Science Foundation, use ... Read More »

Charles E. Teach Elementary To Get It’s Own Campus Next Year

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An overcrowded school in San Luis Obispo is moving to a new campus. Charles E. Teach Elementary currently shares a campus with Bishop’s Peak Elementary. Teach School will have its own campus on a portion of the former Pacheco Elementary campus, near Cal Poly, next school-year. The San Luis Coastal Unified School District School Board unanimously approved the move. It ... Read More »

Santa Maria Man Sentenced To Four Years In State Prison For Child Pornography

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A Santa Maria man was sentenced to four years in state prison Monday in connection with possessing and distributing child pornography. Allen Loya, 32, was sentenced to four years in state prison, and as part of his plea agreement, he has to register as a sex offender for life. The Santa Barbara County District Attorney and the Los Angeles Area ... Read More »

Firefighters Working To Determine Cause Of House Fire In Goleta

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Fire investigators are working to determine the cause of a house fire that started Monday afternoon in Goleta. It happened around 2:40 in the 300 block of Sherwood Drive. Firefighters received numerous calls from people who could see the smoke as far as a mile away. Crews were able to contain the fire to the rear deck and an office ... Read More »

Arroyo Grande Man Killed In Big Rig Crash

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The CHP reports that a 58-year-old Arroyo Grande man was killed overnight Thursday in a big rig crash on Interstate 210 in Pasadena. It was raining at the time. The man left the roadway and hit a concrete over-crossing pillar. CHP officers don't know if he was wearing a seatbelt. Officers say he was pronounced dead at the scene.   ... Read More »

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