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  • Paso Robles holds hearing on new water rate structure tonight

    April 5, 2011 6:45 AM

    Paso Robles city leaders debut a revised, uniform water rate structure at the city council meeting Tuesday night. The new water rate structure is based on how much water a customer uses. It gets rid of a current $18 fixed monthly charge. Then, beginning January 1, 2012, folks would... more »
  • More flooding for Oceano neighborhood

    December 29, 2010 10:24 PM

    It's anything but paradise for people living on Honolulu Street in Oceano. They were flooded again after last night's rain and are furious after going through this just last week. Neighbors say they noticed the flooding around 9 a.m. "It looked like a small creek flowing through here,"... more »
  • Storms turn Soto Sports Complex into drainage basin

    December 23, 2010 2:28 AM

    City leaders in Arroyo Grande have officially declared a state of emergency after days of heavy rainfall. It comes just after the governor declared an emergency in San Luis Obispo county last night. The heavy runoff has turned fields into drainage basins. They're not playing ball at the Soto... more »
  • Russian air tanker arrives at Santa Maria airport

    April 7, 2010 9:39 PM

    A Russian air tanker landed at the Santa Maria airport this afternoon. The plane could eventually help fire officials tackle wildfires along the Central Coast and across the country. It's nicknamed the flying boat--a Russian air tanker that could revolutionize fire fighting on the Central Coast. "It picks... more »
  • New group formed in support of Paso Robles water rate hikes

    April 2, 2010 12:24 PM

    Some northern San Luis Obispo County residents and business leaders have formed a coalition in support of the Paso Robles City Council's recently approved water rates. The group, called Water4Paso describes itself as an independent coalition dedicated to maintaining and conserving an affordable water supply in Paso Robles. Water... more »
  • Man rescued off the waters of Morro Bay

    March 9, 2010 9:07 AM

    A man is taken to the hospital for hypothermia after he was rescued from the waters in Morro Bay. The coast guard says the man fell from his dinghy last night at about 6:30 p.m. near the harbor. He began screaming for help, and was eventually able to get... more »
  • City selling rain barrels to conserve water

    February 26, 2010 2:03 PM

    The city of Santa Maria is giving residents a chance to save money on a rainy day. As part of its water conservation program, the city is selling 55-gallon barrels for $50 each to collect rain water. The city says rain barrels can cut household water bills by up to... more »
  • Health advisory issued for Avila waters

    February 11, 2010 1:38 PM

    A health advisory in effect for Avila Beach for the waters halfway between San Luis Creek and the pier. The San Luis Obispo County Environmental Health Department will retest water samples today and results will be available Friday.
  • Live stream develops in Salinas River

    January 20, 2010 3:10 PM

    On Tuesday, the Salinas River began flowing a live stream from the dam at the Salinas Reservoir near the Santa Margarita Lake, according to the hydraulic operations administrator for San Luis Obispo County. The county closed outlet valves at the dam to comply with a 1973 ruling by the... more »
  • The federal government releases new plan to revive CA delta

    December 23, 2009 11:48 AM

    FRESNO, Calif. (AP) - The federal government is releasing a new action plan aimed at relieving California's water crisis and restoring the vast freshwater estuary that provides drinking water to 25 million residents. The report issued Tuesday spells out six federal agencies' coordinated efforts to study the factors harming fish,... more »
  • Officials say State Water aqueduct is back up after weekend repairs

    December 7, 2009 2:45 PM

    A spokesman for the City of Santa Maria says the State Water aqueduct is back online. It had been shut down over the weekend so a state water line leak could be fixed. Officials thought the City of Santa Maria may have to use back-up water today and tomorrow... more »

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