Central Coast Resident Is California's First West Nile Virus Death of 2021California on Friday reported a resident of San Luis Obispo County died from complications of the West Nile virus, the first fatality this year attributed to the mosquito-born microbe.
Police In Paso Robles Kill Armed Man Who Barricaded Himself, Shot At OfficersA man who fired at officers after barricading himself in a Paso Robles apartment was shot and killed by a SWAT team early Tuesday, police said.
Caltrans Closes Highway 1 Along Big Sur Coast In Advance Of StormsState Highway 1 will close Tuesday evening along the Big Sur coastline in advance of a storm that could cause debris flows and other problems, according to Caltrans.
Mysterious Monolith Briefly Appears In San Luis Obispo County Before Being Taken Down By VandalsDays after the discovery and swift disappearance of two shining metal monoliths half a world apart, another towering structure has popped up, this time at the pinnacle of a trail on the Central Coast.
Officers Fatally Shoot Gunman in Shopping Center Parking Lot on California Central CoastSheriff deputies and a CHP officer fatally shot a gunman in a shopping center parking lot in the central California coast town of Nipomo Friday as he fired at them with a handgun.
Fast-Moving Wildfire At Avila Beach Shuts Down Highway 101, Prompts EvacuationsA fast-moving wildfire on California’s Central Coast prompted evacuations and closed down a major highway Monday afternoon as it threatened dozens of homes.
Paso Robles Ambush Shooting Suspect Dead, 3 Officers Wounded In ShootoutAuthorities in Paso Robles confirmed that the suspected gunman who shot a deputy and killed a second victim was down and that multiple officers had been injured during a shootout Thursday afternoon.
Paso Robles Deputy 'Ambush' Suspect Identified; Intense Statewide Manhunt UnderwayAn intense statewide manhunt was underway Thursday for Mason James Lira, a transient who allegedly ambushed a San Luis Obispo County deputy and was wanted in the homicide of a homeless man.
Authorities Identify Suspect Who Shot Deputy In Paso Robles Ambush, Killed Second VictimThe San Luis Obispo County Sheriff Wednesday evening identified the man suspected of shooting a deputy in the head during a targeted "ambush" at a Paso Robles police station and killing a second victim hours later.
Magnitude 4.3 Earthquake Rattles San Luis Obispo CountyA magnitude 4.3 earthquake centered near the unincorporated community of Cholame in San Luis Obispo County shook the Central Valley Tuesday morning, according to the USGS.
In-N-Out Sued By Cal Fire Over 2017 San Luis Obispo County WildfireCal Fire has filed a million dollar lawsuit against California burger chain In-N-Out claiming the company is responsible for starting a 2017 wildfire in San Luis Obispo County.