Thursday Apr 17
A tiny pest is a deadly threat to SLO Countys citrus industry
An Asian citrus psyllid, an insect about one-eighth of an inch long that spreads a deadly citrus disease, has been found in San Luis Obispo County.
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
Cal Coast News
Battle for SLO supervisor seat prompts illegal signs
A sitting San Luis Obispo County supervisor seeking to keep her seat has dozens of campaign signs placed on county and state property in violation of the law.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Nipomo mobile home park fire leaves family homeless
Cal Fire officials said they received a call at 4:21 p.m. reporting smoke in a single-family residence in the 500 block of Mesa View Drive.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Dunes Center seeks funds to unearth sphinx used in Cecil B. DeMille film
A plaster-of-paris head of a sphinx is displayed in a case at the Guadelupe-Nipomo Dunes Center.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Fishing Report: Lintner is off to a strong Elite start
And then there were two bass tournaments. Louis Fernandes and partner Patrick Touey were up to their winning ways, as was Austin Bonjour, although he was fishing alone Saturday.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Nipomo water rates could rise to pay for new pipeline and drought effects
Residents who live within the Nipomo Community Services District boundaries could face higher water rates if a severe drought condition is declared.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Gathering spot is in the works in Nipomo
Plans for a small park named for one of the founding members of the Nipomo Community Services District are moving ahead, with just enough space for a small veterans' memorial, a marker honoring Dorothea Lange's "Migrant Mother" photo and a gazebo.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Huckfest organizers aim to avoid problems at Oceano Dunes event
Organizers of an annual truck-jumping event planned for October at the Oceano Dunes State Vehicular Recreation Area are taking steps to minimize parking and traffic issues after last year’s competition drew so many spectators that the park was closed to vehicles.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Construction to begin on Nipomo park for physically challenged kids
Jack’s Helping Hand , a nonprofit organization that provides support for children with special needs and their families, will break ground on a 33-acre universally accessible public park for physically challenged children in Nipomo on Friday.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Correction: Rebates for growing a green garden
Rebates for growing a green garden : An earlier version of this story incorrectly stated that the rebates are available to homeowners in unincorporated areas of the county.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Fishing Report: Junk fishing pays off nicely for duo
While a majority of the 27-team field focused on bed fish, Louis Fernandes and partner Patrick Touey sought out the dirtiest water they could find.
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Pigeons perch atop a streetlamp at the intersection of Foothill Boulevard and Santa Rosa Street in San Luis Obispo on Wednesday morning.
New Times SLO
Refinement needed: After encountering intense opposition to an...
Once fast tracked for a speedy review process, the proposed Phillips 66 rail spur extension project at the Santa Maria Refinery in Nipomo has now shifted tracks, and the proverbial conductor has hit the brakes.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Suspected DUI Driver Strikes Poles, Cuts Power in Santa Maria
A Nipomo man was arrested in Santa Maria early Wednesday morning after police say he drove his vehicle into a streetlight pole and utility pole, knocking out power in the area of Via Rubio and Donovan Road.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
Contra Costa Times
Berkeley: Council votes to oppose rail shipments of crude oil
The City Council is poised to fight plans by big oil companies to ship millions of gallons of highly flammable Bakken crude oil by rail through the city after a unanimous vote Tuesday night.