Wednesday May 15
SLO teen who fought cancer gets Tour of California ride-along
As thousands of San Luis Obispo County residents try to catch a glimpse of the Tour of California on Thursday, one young San Luis Obispo resident will receive a special up-close look at the action.
Tue May 14, 2013
Tour of California: What to know about the race to Avila Beach
San Luis Obispo County officials have two main messages they hope spectators remember Thursday if they intend to watch the Tour of California professional cycling race: Ride your bike, if possible, and don’t assume you can park anywhere you want.
Three SLO County clerks cited for sale of tobacco to youths
Clerks at three San Luis Obispo County stores were caught selling tobacco to minors during a recent sting, the county Sheriff’s Office reported Monday.
Sun May 12, 2013
NBC Los Angeles
2013 Amgen Tour Draws Massive Crowds in Escondido
Crowds gathered in Escondido on May 12 to root for the professional cycling teams competing in the 2013 Amgen Tour of California.
Fri May 10, 2013
Great coastal town getaways
Pescadero: The Pigeon Point Lighthouse, which includes a hostel in the former keepers' houses, is one attraction of nearby Pescadero.
Richard Beene: Bakersfield Observed, a blog about life, media, politics and people
I have been following the saga of a private/public land battle that Bakersfield's Judi and Rob McCarthy are having in San Luis Obispo County.
Man gets life without parole for killing mother, putting her in septic tank
A man convicted of killing his mother and placing the body in a septic tank in 2011 was sentenced Thursday to life in state prison without possibility of parole.
Thu May 09, 2013
Santa Barbara Independent
Tour de Santa Barbara
For eight days starting Sunday, May 12, millions of California residents will not need passports to experience a major European sporting spectacle.
Wed May 08, 2013
RV bursts into flames, backing up traffic on Hwy. 101 near Avila Beach
An unknown mechanical issue is the likely cause of a recreational vehicle fire that delayed traffic this morning on northbound Highway 101, according to CHP.
Body found in ocean near Cal Poly Pier in Avila Beach
A body has been found floating in the ocean off the Cal Poly Pier in Avila Beach, according to the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s office.
Mon May 06, 2013
Mystery man who saved the day for Pismo tourists is identified
Shortly after an article was published about a Colorado couple hoping to thank a local man for his quick-thinking actions in 1991, two San Luis Obispo County residents called to identify the man as Bob Martin, an Avila Beach resident who died in 2011.
Sat May 04, 2013
A rebuilt Avila pier destroyed in 1983 now serves science
The waves crashing on the shore felt like the rumbling from the footsteps of giants walking across the Pacific on March 1, 1983.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Silver And Black Pride
Former Raiders assistant convicted in bottle battery
Former Raiders assistant coach, Randy Hanson, is most well known for throwing his face onto former Raiders head coach Tom Cable's fist , breaking his jaw during training camp back in 2009.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Weather forecast for the week of April 29
Fog and low clouds will persist along the coastline for much of the day, with some afternoon clearing.
Fri Apr 19, 2013
Festival of Beers Memorial Day expected to be largest yet
The 27th annual California Festival of Beers on Memorial Day weekend is expected to be the largest yet in both size and number of attendees.
Broken-down bus jams traffic on Hwy. 101 near Avila Beach
Traffic has been backed up for more than an hour on southbound Highway 101 just south of San Luis Obispo after a bus carrying 20 people broke down on the side of the highway, according to the CHP.