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Atascadero Announces Funding From CCHE

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The City of Atascadero is very happy to announce that, with additional grant funding received from the California Cultural and Historical Endowment (CCHE), a state entity tasked with preserving and protecting California cultural heritage, the City is now able to move forward with the final project related to the restoration of the Historic City Hall building, the exterior lighting project. ... Read More »

Burglary in Templeton Results in Arrest and Recovery of Stolen Property

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Last Sunday, SLO County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a burglary report in the 5900 block of El Pomar Drive in Templeton. During the course of the investigation, a witness was able to provide a vehicle and suspect description. The next day, on 9-29-14, Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a report of an attempted burglary in the 7000 block of Creston Road ... Read More »

Car Burglary Leads to High Speed Pursuit

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On 10-2-14, SLO County Sheriff’s Deputies received a report of a car burglary in progress in the parking lot at the base of Bishop Peak on Foothill Boulevard near San Luis Obispo. A witness was able to give a description of the suspect’s vehicle, a white Dodge pickup truck, and Deputies from the Sheriff’s Office Coast Station observed the vehicle ... Read More »

Suspect in Custody on Charges of Raping UCSB Student

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 A suspect is in custody at the Santa Barbara County Jail on charges of raping a 19-year-old University of California Santa Barbara student on October 1, 2014 at a fraternity house in Isla Vista.  23-year-old Victor Farias, of Salinas, was arrested later that day following an investigation by Sheriff’s deputies with the Isla Vista Foot Patrol (IVFP). The investigation began ... Read More »

Arroyo Grande City Manager Announces Resignation

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Steve Adams, the embroiled city manager of Arroyo Grande, has announced his resignation as soon as his replacement is found. According to Adams who wrote a lengthy letter to members of the press said he could no longer be effective in his role following the fallout from his July 3rd escapade with another city employee.  Despite Adam’s announcement, an independent ... Read More »

Officials Investigate Cause of Fire

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Fire officials are investigating the cause of a fire on the 1400 block of Torro Creek Road near Morro Bay which partially destroyed a barn, a carport, and a nearby home. It happened early yesterday morning. The people inside the house got out of the home. Read More »

Suspect in Custody for Killing Cyclist

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A suspect is in custody for allegedly running down and killing a bicyclist in Arroyo Grande yesterday morning on Los Berros Road. Michelle Hart from Arroyo Grande was arrested after she left the scene. The unidentified cyclist died of head injuries. Hart, who is 45, was booked into county jail and is facing felony DUI and hit and run charges. Read More »

Phase II of Atascadero Lake Sediment Removal Project

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The City of Atascadero is very pleased to announce that work will begin on Phase II of the Atascadero Lake Sediment Removal Project on Monday, October 6th.  Residents will notice increased truck traffic, flagmen and intermittent road closures on Lakeview Drive and on Templeton Road during the project, and are asked to use caution. As a result of the ongoing drought, ... Read More »

IRS Issued a Consumer Alert

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The Internal Revenue Service has issued a consumer alert providing taxpayers with additional tips to protect themselves from telephone scam artists calling and pretending to be with the IRS. These callers may demand money or may say you have a refund due and try to trick you into sharing private information. The IRS will never: 1. Call you about taxes ... Read More »

PG&E to Host Community Open House

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Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) will host a community open house at its Energy Education Center to share and discuss the results of its recent advanced seismic studies report concerning Diablo Canyon Power Plant. Thursday, October 2, 2014. Session One will occur from 2:30- 4:00 pm; Session Two from 6:00 – 7:30 pm at the PG&E Energy Education Center, ... Read More »

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