Wednesday, May 25th, 2016

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Today in Sports

Baseball

Cuesta College baseball team plays at Alan Hancock this afternoon at 2:30. The Cuesta softball team plays at Oxnard this afternoon. In high school play, yesterday San Luis Obispo High School beats Paso Robles 8-2. Today, Valley Christian plays at coast union at 3:30. Arroyo grande plays at Righetti. Atascadero at Mission Prep at 4:30. San Luis plays at Paso …

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Cal Poly Frat Suspended After Alleged Sexual Assault

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A fraternity at Cal Poly is suspended after allegations of an attempted sexual assault. The assault allegedly occurred March 6th at an off-campus party hosted by Delta Chi. It’s the second incident of sexual assault reported in connection with a Delta Chi event in recent weeks. A woman reported the incident to San Luis police on Sunday.  Neither the police …

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UC Berkley Release Documents in Sexual Harassment Cases

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Officials at UC Berkeley release documents showing 19 employees, including six faculty members, were found to have sexually harassed students and employees in the past five years. The guilty parties include the dean of the law school, a vice chancellor and a counselor for disabled students. Seven of the victims were students. Ten were employees.

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Job Fair in Paso Robles Today

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In Paso Robles today, a job fair at the Paso Robles Inn ballroom. SLO County Workforce Development, Greensmart Training Services and the Employment Development Department hosting the event from 3 until 6 this afternoon at the Paso Robles Inn. Career coaches will be there to help with resumes and job applications.

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Escaped Tortoise Found in Grover Beach

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A tortoise found in Grover Beach yesterday morning is reunited with its owner. Kennedy the tortoise escaped its yard and cruised through north Grover Beach. Police described the apprehension of the tortoise as routine following a “slow chase.”

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Alisal Guest Ranch Closes After Norovirus Outbreak

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Alisal Guest Ranch in Solvang closed after a norovirus outbreak last week.  Several guests became ill, but none were hospitalized. Several guests reported severe stomach pain. The resort closed voluntarily.  The ranch is now being thoroughly cleaned. Norovirus is highly contagious. It can infect anyone. Symptoms include stomach pain, nausea and vomiting.

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Former Pismo Beach Mayor Passes Away

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One sad note this morning, former Pismo Beach City Mayor Dick Morrow died Monday. Morrow played baseball for Cal Poly before and after service during the Korean war in the early 50’s. After graduation from Cal Poly, he coached baseball and basketball at San Luis Obispo High School.  He worked as a counselor at the school for 25 years. He …

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Today in Sports

Baseball

The Cal Poly Mustang baseball team loses to Santa Clara 10-1 last night in the South Bay.  Coming up this weekend, the Mustangs host Cal State Fullerton in their Big West opener. In high school baseball today. Righetti plays at Arroyo Grande. Mission Prep at Atascadero. Paso Robles at San Luis Obipso. All three games get underway at 4:30 this …

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April to be Declared “Victim’s Rights Month”

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Today, San Luis Obispo County Supervisors will declare April “Victim’s Rights Month.” Through the month, the Victim and Witness Assistance Center staff will host a booth at San Luis Obispo’s farmers market on Thursday evenings to distribute informational materials on such topis as domestic violence, human trafficking and other victims services. The supervisors will also accept a state grant of …

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SLO City Council to Discuss Developing Land

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San Luis Obispo City Council to discuss the development of a housing, commercial space and continuing care facility on 111 acres along Los Osos Valley Road.

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