Posted 5:42 PM 12/5/2012 by John Reger
Tonight's Good Question came during the controlled burn last month at Montana de Oro State Park.
Ted from the Lazy 2 T ranch wants to know: Are the critters that live in the burn areas protected in any way?
Posted 8:18 PM 11/21/2012 by John Reger
Tonight's Good Question is about something missing in a popular Central Coast beach community.
The question is: Why aren't there any mailboxes in the yards or on the houses in Avila Beach? Good Question.
The reason is that there's no mail delivery to homes or apartments in Avila (More)
Posted 5:49 PM 11/14/2012 by John Reger
Tonight's Good Question is about the benefits of DUI checkpoints.
The question is: If DUI checkpoints don't catch many lawbreakers, why do the police set them up? Good Question.
It costs about $6,000 to run a checkpoint, usually with 8 officers and 1 records clerk. The money comes (More)
Posted 9:12 PM 11/7/2012 by John Reger
Tonight's Good Question is about those signs you see in schools zones that say: "25 miles per hour when children are present." Does that go for school hours only? How about weekends?
Marcia Bunofsky Hixon asks: What hours is the speed limit in effect? And how much are the tickets if you (More)
Posted 7:08 PM 10/31/2012 by John Reger
Tonight's Good Question is about how we choose the President and Vice-President... which brings us to the Electoral College versus the popular vote. Carla Tackitt Stollmeyer from Cayucos asks: John, what exactly is the Electoral College? Good Question.
The Electoral College was established (More)
Posted 5:51 PM 10/24/2012 by John Reger
Tonight's Good Question comes from someone who was shopping at the Pismo Beach Outlet Mall. She says she was handed a plastic bag for her purchase at one store, but had to pay 10 cents for a brown bag at the store three doors down.The question: Why does one store get to use plastic (More) • Video (1)
Posted 8:28 PM 10/10/2012 by John Reger
If you ever check out the runways at airports, you're treated to a pretty good light show. Jane Peterson from Nipomo asked me on Facebook: Is there a particular reason why the lights along the airport runways are blue?
Actually, the blue lights line the left and right (More)
Posted 8:21 PM 9/19/2012 by John Reger
There's an odd sight in some woodlands right off of Avila Beach Drive that's left many people mystified. Tom Cleaves of Arroyo Grande says he's walked by some columns a hundred times and asked everyone he encounters about them. Tom wants to know what they are and that's Good Question.
Posted 11:45 PM 9/5/2012 by John Reger
We've all seen those highway signs telling us how far away a city is. But there are a couple of local ones that get some quizzical looks. That made some people wonder: What's the deal on some Pismo Beach highway signs? Good question. Picture yourself heading north on Highway 101 when you (More)
Posted 8:40 PM 8/29/2012 by John Reger
In the old days, presidential candidates were chosen by party bosses in smoke-filled back rooms at conventions. Now the events are mostly ceremonial with the outcome settled before they even start.