Wildfire Near San Luis Obispo Threatens Hearst CastleA wind-driven wildfire in central California led to more evacuations and the closure of the Hearst Castle on Saturday.
Once Dry Laguna Lake Filling Up Thanks To Central Coast Winter Storms Rainfall has almost refilled San Luis Obispo's Laguna Lake, which went dry last fall amid drought.
Man With Rare Genetic Appetite Disorder Pleads In Food TheftsA California man with a rare genetic disorder that gives him an insatiable appetite has pleaded no contest to breaking into houses to steal food and other belongings.
High School Football Player With Traumatic Brain Injury Out Of Coma, ImprovingIsaac Lindsey, the high school football player who suffered a traumatic brain injury during a game earlier this month is out of a medically induced coma and his condition has improved.
3 Police Officers Charged With Child Cruelty At A Boot Camp For Troubled YouthsThree police officers have been charged with abusing 10 children at a boot camp for troubled youths in the mountains of San Luis Obispo.
Tsunami Advisory Issued For Central, Southern California CoastThe National Tsunami Warning Center has issued a tsunami advisory for a coastal areas in Central and Southern California Wednesday evening, following a magnitude 8.3 earthquake in Chile.
Central Coast Surfer Escapes Encounter With Great White SharkA surfer escaped injury on Saturday after a great white shark bit her board off California's central coast.
Nearly 200 Firefighters Treated For Poison Oak While Battling Wildfire Near San Luis ObispoNearly 200 firefighters battling a blaze on California’s Central Coast had to be treated for poison oak.
Man Who Kidnapped Chowchilla Schoolchildren In 1976 Released From State PrisonOne of the three men who kidnapped a busload of Chowchilla schoolchildren in 1976 and buried them in a quarry in Livermore for ransom was paroled from the California Men's Colony in San Luis Obispo at 5:15 a.m. Friday, state prison officials said.
Meat Grinder Nearly Swallows Central California WorkerFire officials say an employee at a wholesale California grocer is lucky to be alive after getting caught in a running meat grinder.
California Crackling With Wildfires On First Day Of SummerSummer arrived in California on Sunday with fire season in full swing, as crews knocked down dozens of small blazes throughout the state and slowed the spread of a huge forest fire in the San Bernardino Mountains.
100 Bales Of Marijuana Worth $18 Million Found In Boat On Big Sur Coast; 4 ArrestedSan Luis Obispo County Sheriff's deputies arrested four men Friday, after deputies connected them to a boat found with a large amount of marijuana inside.