Dennis Radke was trying help protect the property of his boss with resident Forrest Scott off Huer Huero Road when they were nearly overtaken by the fast-moving flames of the Hill Fire, east of Santa Margarita on Monday, June 26, 2017. After a heart-pound
A look inside the evacuation zone on and near Huer Huero Road during the Hill Fire east of Santa Margarita on Tuesday, June 27, 2017. On Tuesday, firefighters appeared to have gotten the upper hand on the fire.
A house fire in Nipomo on Sunday, June 25, 2017, killed one person, and an arson investigator was on scene to determine the cause and the origin of the blaze, according to Cal Fire. Cal Fire says the blaze was reported as a fire with a person trapped inside the house.
Shanley Farms in Morro Bay grows exotic fruit, including the finger lime, a rainforest shrub that produces a microcitrus with a pearl-like flesh that looks like beads of caviar — "the coolest thing I've ever seen," said farmer Jim Shanley. He plans to sell individual jars of the Citriburst finger lime pearls, described as “citrus caviar.”
Sixteen teams made up of high school students from across California, including Cambria and San Luis Obispo, got first-hand experience investigating a mock cyber-attack on Saturday, July 24, 2017, at the 2017 Cyber Innovation Challenge at Camp San Luis Obispo.
San Luis Obispo County Information Technology Director Daniel Milei discusses coordination with the FBI to protect against "abnormal" cyber activity. Leading up to the Nov. 8 General Election, county officials met quietly with FBI representatives to identify possible cyber threats and beef up its security.
Rescue crews were searching off the Central Coast for a 35-year-old Arroyo Grande man who fell out of a fishing vessel on Friday, June 23, 2017, according to the U.S. Coast Guard in Morro Bay. A Coast Guard vessel and helicopter were assisting in the search.
The Charles Paddock Zoo welcomed a new animal to Atascadero in June 2017. The Hoffman’s two-toed sloth named Rayne is 4 years old and spends most of his time hanging upside down from trees and/or sleeping.
The Charles Paddock Zoo in Atascadero had to get creative to keep its animals cool during the June heat wave that San Luis Obispo County — and the rest of the West Coast — is experiencing. This fisher got a pile of ice in its habitat, while others have had misters, stayed in cooler dens or been sprayed with cool water.