Monday, May 2nd, 2016

Local News

One Man Arrested For Allegedly Stealing Scooter

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On Tuesday, November 10, 2015, at approximately 7:53 AM, a resident of Grover Beach reported that his 2006 Yamaha motor scooter was stolen. At approximately 9:58 AM, park rangers from the Coastal Dunes RV Park reported suspicious activity along the railroad tracks near the RV Park after observing two (2) male adults dismantling a motor scooter which was determined to …

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Public Invited to Workshop on Disasters and Emergencies

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The City of Morro Bay is inviting the public to an important workshop on the City’s efforts to prepare for disasters and emergencies. The December 3 workshop will be at 6 p.m. at the Harbor Street Fire Station, 715 Harbor St. Morro Bay is preparing a plan for the future that will detail the risks posed by natural events such …

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Five in Custody and Three More Sought in Human Trafficking Ring

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Five people are in custody and police are looking for three more suspects after officials say they broke up a human trafficking ring involving immigrants.  Monterey County sheriff’s officials say they arrested the five in raids on homes in King City, Greenfield and Gilroy yesterday.  During the raids, officials say they found three immigrants who confessed to engaging in sexual …

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Veterans Day Events Along the Central Coast

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Veterans Day is today and there are several events happening along the Central Coast.  On Wednesday, a Veterans Day is happening on the Pismo Beach Pier beginning at 11:00 a.m.  In Los Osos, a Veterans Day ceremony is happening at the Los Osos Valley Memorial Park on Los Osos Valley Road. The ceremony begins at 11:00.  In Atascadero, another ceremony is happening at …

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City of Morro Bay Invites Public to Workshop on Preparing for Emergencies

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The City of Morro Bay is inviting the public to an important workshop on the City’s efforts to prepare for disasters and emergencies. The December 3 workshop will be at 6 p.m. at the Harbor Street Fire Station, 715 Harbor St. Morro Bay is preparing a plan for the future that will detail the risks posed by natural events such …

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Women’s Shelter Program to Host State Certified Training for Volunteers

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Starting on December 8th, The Women’s Shelter Program will be hosting a 40-hour state certified training for volunteers that would like to become certified domestic violence crisis peer counselors. They will be training volunteers to answer our crisis phone lines. Shifts will be available for evenings and weekends. The training will give volunteers the opportunity to better understand the cycle …

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Man Threatening to Light Himself on Fire Safely Taken Into Custody

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During the late evening hours of November 8, Sheriff’s Deputies were summoned to a gas station located in the 200 block of East Highway 246, for a report of a suspicious subject.  According to the reporting parties, the man was observed pacing near the fuel pumps with a gas can in his hand, and had doused himself and his vehicle …

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Two Children Stuck by Needle Found in Little Morro Creek

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The City of Morro Bay is aware of two children being stuck by a needle they found in Little Morro Creek on Saturday during soccer games at Lila Keiser Park. City staff has reported that they made contact with parents of the children, who were treated at a local hospital. The needle was also tested, but the City has been …

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Robbery at Gunpoint in Shell Beach

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On Saturday November 6, 2015 an unknown suspect approached a female resident in the 300 block of Montecito, Shell Beach and stole her purse at gunpoint as she exited her vehicle. The suspect fled on foot from the residence in an unknown direction. The suspect was described as a Hispanic Male Adult approximately 5’08”, with a stocky build wearing a …

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Spooked Horse Causes Rescue Mission in Los Osos

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Cal Fire officials say, a spooked horse was the cause of a rescue mission yesterday afternoon near Broderson Trail in Los Osos. A woman was riding along the trail when something scared her horse and caused the woman to fall off. The horse ran into a drainage ditch and was unable to get out. Cal Fire SLO was dispatched to …

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