Saturday, July 23rd, 2016


Search For Possible Arsonist In Santa Barbara


Down in Santa Barbara, Investigators with the Santa Barbara City Fire Department are looking a possible arsonist.  Fire officials believe a person or people are responsible for lighting a fire inside an art supply store on Victoria Street in Santa Barbara Sunday morning, May 15th.  Around 8am, fire crews got the flames under control before the building sustained any serious …

Read More »

AMGEN Will Cause Road Closures In Morro Bay


Sections of several streets in Morro Bay will be closed this Wednesday, May 18th for the AMGEN bike race.  Road closures include: Embarcadero, Pacific, and Main.  Highway 1’s northbound off-ramps at Main Street, Highway 41, San Jacinto, and Yerba Buena will also be closed.  These closures will be in effect from approximately 9:30  to 10:30am.  On-street parking along the Embarcadero …

Read More »

SLO Resident Stops Car Burglar


A San Luis Obispo resident took matters into his own hands against a car burglar this week.  At around 4 a.m. Tuesday morning, Jonas Bailey witnessed someone going through his car.  Baily immediately called police but then decided he wasn’t going to wait for them to arrive.  Baily approached the man while he was still rifling through the car.  And …

Read More »

New City Manager In Grover Beach


Grover Beach has hired a new city manager.  Matthew Bronson who served as Assistant City Manager of San Mateo for the last 5 and half years was selected for the post.  Bronson was chosen out of 47 qualified candidates.  Bronson replaces longtime city manager Bob Perrault, who retired earlier this year after ten years on the job.  Bronson will make …

Read More »

Gang Member Arrested In Pismo On Drug Charges


A suspected gang member was arrested at a Pismo Beach hotel on Tuesday.  The SLO County Sheriff’s Gang Task Force received a tip that a Santa Barbara County gang member, identified as Gabriel Fuentes, age 36, of Santa Maria was possibly staying in the Pismo Beach area selling narcotics.  Fuentes was observed at the Edgewater Inn and was contacted at …

Read More »

Historic Building To Be Saved By Foundation


A newly formed non-profit group is working to save an historic building in Atascadero.  The Atascadero Printery building, built in back 1915, was scheduled to be sold off on Saturday May 14th at this year’s public auction of tax-defaulted properties.  A group of folks got together to form the Atascadero Printery Foundation and expressed interest in restoring the building for …

Read More »

Cal Poly Football Player Enters Plea


Cameron Akins, one of the five Cal Poly football players that burglarized a fraternity house and resisted arrest back in August 2014, entered pleas of no-contest yesterday.  The felony charges include: attempted home invasion robbery in concert with the use of a firearm, residential burglary, and resisting a peace officer by use of force.  The August 2014 incident involved Akins …

Read More »

Manhunt For Double Homicide Suspect Over


The manhunt for a double homicide suspect is over.  On Wednesday at approximately 2:00am, the Paso Robles Police Department was notified that suspect David McCann was apprehended in Seaside, CA at an area transient camp.  McCann was seen earlier in the Cambria area on a stolen bike heading north.  McCann is a suspect in the murders of his estranged wife, …

Read More »

Jared Will Go To Prom Afterall


The Arroyo Grande High School senior who is battling a brain tumor and was denied admittance into his own prom – will get his wish after all!  Jared Springer was not allowed to go to prom last Saturday because school officials said they didn’t receive a medical release in time.  This angered folks in the community and around the world …

Read More »

Local Mechanic Honored By GM


A local auto mechanic has been awarded “Mechanic of the Year” by General Motors.  Steven Zak who works at Alfano Motors in San Luis Obispo has been fixing cars for 31 years now.  His experience includes ten certifications – two more than what is required to be considered a “world class” technician.  And his passion for auto tech doesn’t end …

Read More »