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Construction On Hwy 101 To Cause Delays In Santa Maria


If your commute takes you through Santa Maria, you might want to dedicate some extra time to the drive. The 101 Freeway will be shut down in both directions from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. for construction starting Monday and continuing until Friday. The 101 will be closed from Betteravia Avenue to Clark Avenue. Workers are adding an overcrossing to ... Read More »

Arroyo Grande Daycare Center Closes Its Doors After License Is Revoked


The Kid’s Club, an Arroyo Grande day care center that unexpectedly closed its doors last weekend, left some parents wondering what happened. According to The Tribune, the center received notice from the Department of Social Services the day before.  That notice stated that the license for the day care was being revoked following numerous allegations of health and safety violations. ... Read More »

Morro Bay Police Look Into Recent Car Burglaries


Morro Bay Police are investigating a rash of car burglaries that happened on and around the 1100 and 1200 blocks of Morro Avenue.   In a press release, Police say someone had been entering unlocked vehicles in the residential area. Police advise residents to lock your car and keep your valuable out of sight. Anyone with information about these crimes ... Read More »

Small Quake Rocks The Central Coast


A minor earthquake rattled the central coast yesterday evening at about 6:22. Cambria residents say they felt a sharp jolt for about a second or two. The USGS says the quake measured 3.8 on the Richter scale and was felt from San Luis Obispo to Bradely. There are no reports of injuries or damage. Read More »

Diablo Canyon Power Plant Back To Full Strength


After a two-month shutdown, the number 2 reactor at Diablo Nuclear Power is back to full power. The reactor was shutdown to replace a portion of its fuel and various projects to enhance performance and major equipment upgrades.  Read More »

Suspects Arrested After Pepper Spraying And Robbing Arroyo Grande Man


According to a press release from the Arroyo Grande Police department, two women, a man and a juvenile girl were arrested yesterday on suspicion of conspiracy to commit robbery and burglary. Authorities say an unidentified man, who thought he was contacting an escort service, was allegedly pepper-sprayed and robbed of 120 dollars on the 1000 block of Sunset in Arroyo ... Read More »

So Cal Gas Employees Going Door To Door In Atascadero


Only 600 more to go… That’s the word from So Cal Gas Company officials in Atascadero, following a gas line rupture this past weekend that left nearly 1,000 residents without natural gas. Gas company employees are going door to door in order to make sure the water that invaded the gas line is removed completely. If you have concerns about ... Read More »

Thieves Arrested After Allegedly Robbing Medical Marijuana Dispensary


San Luis Obispo county Sheriff’s deputies detained 3 people for questioning in an alleged robbery of a mobile medical marijuana dispensary in Los Osos. No one was injured in the robbery and Sheriff’s spokesman Tony Cipola told the Tribune that no weapon was used in the incident. The trio of weed nappers were later found in a car on State ... Read More »

Man Arrested Outside Bank With Loaded Guns Awaits Psych Results


The San Luis Obispo man who was arrested earlier this month is still inCounty jail being held without bail.   A psychological evaluation of Newman’s mental health has been requested but the results are not yet in. 20-year-old Turner Newman has plead not guilty to a number of felony charges including possessing a firearm within 1,000 feet of a school, ... Read More »

Brush Fire, Power Outage Caused After Car Strikes Power Pole


CAL FIRE was on scene after a vegetation fire broke out on Turri Road near Los Osos at 2:00 yesterday afternoon. Fire officials say a vehicle was driving on Turri Road swerved and hit a power pole knocking the line down. As a result a small vegetation fire was started and burned approximately one acre. PG&E officials say about 6,000 ... Read More »

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