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6 things to do in SLO County on Thursday, March 23

Our picks for events in San Luis Obispo County on Thursday, March 23, 2017, include a history lesson of the salt marsh in Morro Bay, a medical ethics discussion in Paso Robles, part of the Cuesta Book of the Year program, and a retrospective art exhibit opening of onetime Los Osos resident David Jonas’ work.

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CHP identifies 2 people killed in Highway 154 crash

Ashley Lynn Aparicio, 34, and Rodolfo Jesus Jimenez, 23, both of Santa Maria, were identified as the victims of the Highway 154 crash on Wednesday, March 22, 2017, in Santa Barbara County. The two-vehicle accident — involving a Honda Civic and a full-size Dodge pickup truck — occurred in the westbound lane east of Painted Cave Road at about 2:35 p.m., according to the California Highway Patrol.

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Final section of Big Sur's Pfeiffer Canyon Bridge comes tumbling down

The third and final span of the Pfeiffer Canyon Bridge in Big Sur was demolished on Wednesday, March 22, 2017. The bridge was deemed unsafe in February because it shifted after of a series of strong storms.
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Final section of Big Sur's Pfeiffer Canyon Bridge comes tumbling down 0:29

Final section of Big Sur's Pfeiffer Canyon Bridge comes tumbling down

Fire destroys home, burns other nearby structures in Atascadero 0:58

Fire destroys home, burns other nearby structures in Atascadero

SLOStringer killed in Hwy. 101 car crash near Cuesta Grade 0:34

SLOStringer killed in Hwy. 101 car crash near Cuesta Grade

Hundreds attend service for Ryan Teixeira at Arroyo Grande High School 2:10

Hundreds attend service for Ryan Teixeira at Arroyo Grande High School