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Three Fatal Crashes on Central Coast

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  Three fatals on the Central coast. At 1:48 a.m. Monday, 34-year-old Julio Pegueros from Santa Barbara was killed when he ran into a construction vehicle that was closing a lane on 101 northbound just past Bates Road in Carpinteria. And the CHP released the names of two Santa Maria women killed in a crash Saturday afternoon on Highway 154 ... Read More »

No Arrests Made in Deadly Fight

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  No arrests have been made yet after a fight in front of the Elkhorn Bar in San Miguel Sunday. One man died as a result of an altercation between two groups of people. An autopsy is scheduled for tomorrow. The Sheriff's Office has not released the man's name yet, and said the investigation is still ongoing. Read More »

Donation To Be Made to Friends of Prado

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  On Tuesday, September 9, at 4:30 p.m. the Directed Giving Campaign Committee through the “Make Change Count” donation station program will present a check to the Friends of Prado to help support local social service efforts. In April of 2014 the City of San Luis Obispo, in partnership with the United Way of San Luis Obispo County and the ... Read More »

“Ask The Candidates” Forum on September 25

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  The League of Women Voters of San Luis Obispo County will moderate an “Ask the Candidates” forum for San Luis Obispo Mayoral and City Council candidates on September 25, 2014.  The forum will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 pm at the San Luis Obispo City Council Chambers, 990 Palm Street, San Luis Obispo.  The forum will be televised ... Read More »

Fight Results in Death of One Man

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  On Sunday, SLO County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a report of a fight in progress between two groups of people that began in front of the Elkhorn Bar in San Miguel. When Deputies arrived, they found a male victim of the fight unconscious. Deputies began CPR. The victim was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead ... Read More »

PG&E Announced Power Plant Running at 100%

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  Pacific Gas and Electric Company Sunday announced Unit 1 at Diablo Canyon Power Plant safely returned to 100 percent power following scheduled maintenance on electrical equipment located on the non-nuclear side of the plant. Unit 2 is safely operating at full power. Over the weekend, plant personnel safely cleaned equipment on Unit 1 that supports moving power to the ... Read More »

College Affordability Panel To Be Held Today

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  The League of Women Voters of San Luis Obispo County will host a panel discussion: “Can My Kids Afford College? Accessibility and Affordability of Higher Educaiton” featuring Drs. Gil Stork of Cuesta College and Jeffrey Armstrong of Cal Poly on Saturday, September 13, 11:00 a.m., at Cuesta College Associated Student Auditorium. Student representatives Scott Chedester from Cuesta and Joi ... Read More »

Horse Falls Into Swimming Pool

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  On 8-16-14, Sheriff's Deputies responded to San Miguel for a report of a horse that had fallen into a private swimming pool and could not get out.   The owner of the horse, Richard Meisler, says he and his wife had just retired for the night when they heard a large commotion in their backyard. Their 11-year-old horse, "Cupid," ... Read More »

Cal Poly Robbery Investigation Continues

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  During the course of the robbery investigation involving the arrest of five Cal Poly Football players it was brought to the attention of investigators that the motive for the robbery may have included the intent to take cash and/or illegal drugs from the residence at 244 California, the Delta Sigma Phi Fraternity. Based upon a continued investigative need to ... Read More »

Man Sentenced For Possession and Distribution of Child Pornography

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  Santa Barbara County District Attorney Joyce E. Dudley announced today that as a result of a plea relating to the possession and distribution of child pornography, Richard Dale Haenel, age 70, of Solvang, was sentenced to 2 years in state prison and must register as a sex offender for life. Haenel will also be required to pay restitution to ... Read More »

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