Posted 9:15 PM 9/18/2013 by John RegerLast week alone, drug smugglers made two more runs to the Central Coast. An beached panga boat was found at San Simeon, then 18 people were arrested when a panga was caught near Refugio State Beach. That raised this question: Why are panga boats so popular with smugglers? Good Question. The answer (More) • Video (1)
Posted 5:43 PM 8/21/2013 by John Reger
Hookah smoking is something that's becoming more popular in the U.S., especially with university students and a growing number of high school students. I've gotten several questions similar to this one: Is hookah smoking safer than smoking cigarettes? Good Question.. A hookah is a (More) • Video (1)
Posted 9:15 PM 7/24/2013 by John Reger
We've been keeping you up to date on the rash of bank robberies on the Central Coast. One thing that you seldom hear about is the dollar amount the robber gets away with. That raised this question: Why don't police reveal how much money is stolen in a bank robbery? Good Question.
Posted 8:57 PM 7/17/2013 by John Reger
Tuesday's robbery at the Golden One Credit Union in Paso Robles was the Central Coast's 6th bank robbery in since the end of May. That brought up this question: Why don't banks have security guards anymore? Good Question.
Bank management people I talked with say, it's a question of money (More)
Posted 5:48 PM 5/8/2013 by John Reger
If there's one holiday that sons and daughters never miss it's Mother's Day. It's only 4 days away.
Dan Trotter from Atascadero asks a simple question? how did mother's day come about? Good Question.
Mother's Day celebrates Moms and their contributions to society.
Posted 8:46 PM 5/1/2013 by John Reger
People in Santa Maria are being told their vehicles could be damaged if they don't steer clear of a major "chip seal project" covering many streets. That got Joanne Larson from Santa Maria wondering: What is chip seal and how much does it cost? Good questions.
Posted 4:36 PM 4/25/2013 by John Reger
We've been updating you on the investigation of letters containing ricin that were intercepted before they reached some public figures, including the President. Those incidents raised this Good Question: What is ricin?
Posted 10:35 PM 4/17/2013 by John Reger
By now we've all seen video of the explosions at the Boston Marathon. The first responders immediately rushed to the victims before they even knew what caused the blast, or whether another would go off nearby.
Posted 9:19 PM 4/10/2013 by John Reger
We had some big winds blow through the state on Monday, leaving behind downed trees and power outages. Lois from Santa Maria asks a simple question: What causes winds? Good Question.
Posted 8:48 PM 3/27/2013 by John Reger
We're only a few days away from April First when you have to watch out for tall tales and practical jokes. Our timely question is: How did the traditions of April Fool's Day get started? Good Question.