Daily Briefs

SLO County prosecutors reach settlement with pesticide company

By JOSH FRIEDMAN The San Luis Obispo County District Attorney’s Office, along with 16 other California DA’s offices, have reached a $575,000 settlement with a...

Gov. Gavin Newsom defeats recall in landslide election

By JOSH FRIEDMAN California Gov. Gavin Newsom will remain in office after defeating the state’s recall initiative by a 64 percent to 36 percent vote...

Arroyo Grande man robbed at gunpoint while walking his dog

By KAREN VELIE Arroyo Grande Police are looking for two men who robbed a man at gunpoint on Alder Street near Sunset Drive on Monday...

SLO County’s COVID-19 cases down, 7 new deaths

By KAREN VELIE San Luis Obispo County reported seven new COVID-19 deaths on Tuesday, and a decline in new cases from a daily average of...

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Discovered

School board mask wearing ilk in Cayucos

Editor’s Note: The following series, “Life in Radically Gentrifying Cayucos by the Sea,” to be posted biweekly includes the notes, thoughts, and opinions of an...

Disturbing utterances from the Cayucos wall gang

Editor’s Note: The following series, “Life in Radically Gentrifying Cayucos by the Sea,” postings include the notes, thoughts, and opinions of an original American voice:...

Merle Davis and SLO County’s hanging judge

Editor’s Note: The following series, “Cabby’s Corner in SLO Town,” which includes the notes, thoughts, and opinions of an original American voice: author Dell Franklin. ...

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Uncovered SLO

Arroyo Grande back in regional recycled water project

By KAREN VELIE The Arroyo Grande City Council voted unanimously on Sept. 14 to rejoin Pismo Beach and Grover Beach in Central Coast Blue, a...

Correctional officer allegedly assaulted banker in Grover Beach

BY KAREN VELIE Grover Beach police today arrested a correctional officer at California Men’s Colony who is accused of making a racial slur against a...

SLO County’s waste agency to pay $44,670 to settle lawsuit

By KAREN VELIE San Luis Obispo County’s waste management agency has agreed to release records and pay $44,670 in legal costs in an agreement to...

San Simeon in line to lose previously approved grant funds, again

By KAREN VELIE San Simeon Community Services District is in line to lose $500,000 in grant funding because it appears district officials falsified information in...

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Opinion

Morro Bay City Council’s behind closed door decisions

Writer’s Note: This is part four of a story, told in installments, about the corruption involved in Morro Bay’s water reclamation facility. Part one is...

Who is San Simeon CSD’s general manager?

OPINION by HENRY KRZCIUK “My name is Charles Grace … .” Please watch the video. You decide if Charles Grace is the San Simeon Community...

What will Gov. Gavin Newsom’s legacy be?

OPINION by KEITH GURNEE An open letter to Gov. Gavin Newsom Just four days before the recall election, it’s looking like you will still be...

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