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Band Of Chumash Indians Donate Money To Philippine Typhoon Relief

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The Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians donated $10,000 to Direct Relief International Friday night just before a concert that featured Filipino musicians. This was in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan that devastated parts of the Philippines. Direct Relief International is a Santa Barbara based non-profit that provides medical assistance to people around the world who have been affected by ... Read More »

Two Missing Hikers Found Safe

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The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office says two missing hikers were found safe Saturday morning in the New Cuyama area.   Early Friday evening, a woman called the Sheriff's Office to explain that her husband and his friend hadn't returned from a day hike near McPherson Peak.   Deputies went to Aliso Park, which is about five miles southwest of ... Read More »

Man Shot, Suspect Sought

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At Approximately 7:45 p.m. Thursday, San Luis Obispo Police responded to a report of a shooting in the 400 block of Buena Vista Avenue. One victim was taken to Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center, where he underwent surgery. There is no suspect in custody.  Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the SLO Police Department. Read More »

Man Arrested in Connection With Casino Stabbing

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Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested a man they believe was involved in the stabbing outside of the Chumash Casino earlier this month. Osvaldo Hernandez, 35, of Santa Maria was arrested at a home on the 200 block of Inger Drive in Santa Maria.  He was transported to the Santa Barbara Conty Jail and booked on charges of assault with ... Read More »

Couple Arrested After Paying With Counterfeit Money

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Two San Diego residents were arrested Tuesday after allegedly paying with counterfeit money at Pismo Beach Premium Outlets. Around 5:30 p.m., the Pismo Beach Police Department received a report from one of the businesses that two people were attempting to pay with a counterfeit $100. The suspects, Erik Richard Erickson, 40, and Corey Anne Browning, 34, were arrested.  According to ... Read More »

Former Sheriff Deputy Arrested On Suspicion Of Bank Robbery

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The man arrested in connection with the bank robbery at Rabobank in Cambria on November 7 is a former Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Deputy, according to law enforcement officials. Bruce Franklin Valentine, 70, of Paso Robles was arrested Wednesday, after investigators served a search warrant at his home.  Valentine was taken into custody without incident and transported to the San ... Read More »

Man Arrested for Armed Robbery in Cambria

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Yesterday, Detectives with the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Office and Investigators with the San Luis Obispo County District Attorney's office served a search warrant at a home in the 4700 block of Egret Lane in Paso Robles. They arrested 70-year-old Bruce Franklin Valentine of Paso Robles for the armed bank robbery of the Rabobank in Cambria that occurred on ... Read More »

Library Remodeling Almost Underway

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After years of saving and raising funds, Morro Bay Friends of the Library are just inches away from having the money they need to begin major remodeling of the library building. Only $25,000 more is needed before work can begin on the $500,000 project, which will completely refurbish and redesign the interior of the 30-year-old facility at the corner of ... Read More »

Nuclear Regulatory Commission Hears Community Concerns

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Those with major concerns about nuclear power and radioactive waste all got together last night at the Marriott Courtyard in San Luis Obispo to give imput on what do do with spent fuel at Diablo canyon. In attendance was Mothers for Peace, PG&E, the NRC, even representatives from the Chumash Indians. About 200 people attended the hearing gave the Nuclear ... Read More »

Cast Members of Little Giants Will be at Fair Oaks Theatre

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On Saturday, December 7 at 12 noon, several members of the LITTLE GIANTS cast will be at the Fair Oaks Theatre in Arroyo Grande for a screening of the popular 1994 family film. Shawna Waldron who played Becky “Icebox” O’Shea, Todd Bosley and Marcus Toji were all kids when the movie was shot in Arroyo Grande. They are looking forward ... Read More »

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