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Rep Lois Capps Sworn In As Member of 114th Congress

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Rep. Lois Capps (CA-24), along with 433 of her colleagues, was sworn in yesterday as a member of the 114th Congress. House Speaker John Boehner conducted a swearing-in ceremony in the House Chamber. Following the oath of office on the House floor, Capps participated in a ceremonial swearing-in with Speaker Boehner. “It is an honor and privilege to represent the ...

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Diablo Canyon Unit 1 Nuclear Reactor Back Online

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Unit 1 at Diablo Canyon Power Plant is operating at full power again after being taken offline last week as part of a planned outage to repair a heater on the non-nuclear side of the plant, PG&E officials announced Tuesday. Officials say Unit 2 was operating at 100 power during the work on Unit 1, which began December 30.

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White Supremacist Sentenced for Attempted Murder

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Santa Barbara County District Attorney Joyce E. Dudley has announced that 28-year old Ryan Christopher Zietlow-Brown pled no contest to felony charges of attempted murder and mayhem, and will be sentenced to 22 years 4 months in state prison. Zietlow-Brown also admitted a special allegation that he used a pair of scissors as a deadly weapon during the attacks and ...

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Woman Found Dead In Crash At Bottom Of Highway Embankment

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The California Highway Patrol says a local woman was killed after she lost control of her car on Highway 1, north of San Luisito Creek Road in San Luis Obispo County sometime in the early morning hours of November 11. Sabrina Hammerlund, 24, was found around 2:40 a.m. in a crashed Mazda sedan at the bottom of an embankment off ...

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Police On The Lookout For Women Possibly Involved In Donut Store Theft

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SLO Police are looking for four women who were all caught on camera stealing from Sunshine Donuts in San Luis Obispo. Officers believe they were driving a Toyota Minivan. The suspects are described as four Hispanic females, approximately 30 to 40 years of age, all four heavy-set. Anyone with information about the theft is asked to call the San Luis ...

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Atascadero Police Department To Step Up Bike And Pedestrian Safety Enforcement Opereations

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The Atascadero Police Department will step up Bike & Pedestrian Safety Enforcement Operations on Thursday with focused enforcement on collision causing factors involving motorists, pedestrians and bicyclists. The department has mapped out locations over the past five years where pedestrian and bike collisions have occurred, along with the violations that led to those crashes. Extra officers will be on duty ...

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SLO County Farm Bureau To Kick Off Foodraising Celebration

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The San Luis Obispo County Farm Bureau, its Board of Directors and members are kicking off the season of giving by giving BIG this week at the First Annual East Airport Business Park “Foodraising” Celebration on Wednesday, November 12, 2014 from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. The Farm Bureau will donate a pallet of turkeys to the Food Bank Coalition ...

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American Red Cross Deploying Napa Earthquake Relief Effort

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Ryan McMahon, Disaster Program Manager for the San Luis Obispo County chapter of the American Red Cross, is deploying to the Napa earthquake relief effort. Ryan is a staff member of the Red Cross, guiding volunteers in the delivery of our many types of disaster services. Ryan will work on information and planning activities at the Red Cross offices in ...

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Police Subdue, Arrest Alleged Suicidal UCSB Student

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At approximately 3:15 p.m. on Wednesday, August 27, Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s deputies assigned to the Isla Vista Foot Patrol responded to a report of a suicidal subject with a firearm inside an apartment in the 700 block of Camino Del Sur. The reporting party identified the subject as 20-year-old Joshua Hillsburg, a UCSB student, and relayed that he had ...

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