The viral sensation of T. rex Tuesdays has hit San Luis Obispo County, thanks to Cambria natives Blair Franklin and Rose Clarke. The pair donned dinosaur costumes as they stomped into the annual Pinedorado celebration on Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017.
Two people were stranded after their boat overturned off Montana de Oro. After being alerted by someone on shore, the U.S. Coast Guard, Morro Bay Harbor Patrol and Cal Fire were able to rescue the two from their submerged vessel on Monday, September 18, 2017.
The massive Mud Creek Slide that wiped out Highway 1 in California's Big Sur on May 20, 2017. This video, taken Sept. 15, 2017, from an airplane, shows new and multiple aerial views of the slide that brought down "8 million tons in five minutes" — as well as the work being done by John Madonna Construction to rebuild the road.
The festival, which coincides with the start of the Jewish New Year, Rosh Hashanah, was held Sunday, Sept., 17, 2017 in Mitchell Park near downtown San Luis Obispo. It was sponsored by the JCC-Federation of San Luis Obispo,
Coastal Cleanup Day takes place at 30 sites on San Luis Obispo County beaches, creeks, parks and lakes. This event, hosted by ECOSLO, is part of the International Coastal Cleanup organized by the Ocean Conservancy.
A series of three videos from Feb. 22, 2016, show the moment when a 200-plus-pound man slammed into a 26-year-old woman who had become stuck in the slack of a zip line at Margarita Adventures in Santa Margarita. A lawsuit claims the woman suffered fractured ribs, a punctured lung and spinal fractures. The second video is the collision from the woman's point of the view, and the final video gives the clearest look at the collision.
The San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport's new $39.5 million terminal is expected to be complete and open for incoming flights Nov. 1, 2017. Construction on the 56,000-square-foot terminal has been ongoing since 2015 and aims to provide travelers with a variety of new amenities, including a larger checkpoint area and a food and beverage concession post-security, according to a news release. Here's a look at the inside and outside of the new building in a SLO County promotional video.
The Arroyo Grande City Council discussed the investigation into Mayor Jim Hill for misconduct at its meeting Sept. 12, 2017. A divided City Council has requested that Hill voluntarily step down as South San Luis Obispo Sanitation District director after an independent investigation substantiated four claims of misconduct on his behalf.
Former Paso Robles High football coach and current match teacher Rich Schimke criticized the Paso Robles Joint Unified School District and it's handling of multiple issues during public comments of a school board meeting on Tuesday.
WOW groups play water soccer on Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017, which combines soccer with water guns, at Cuesta Park as part of Cal Poly's annual Week of Welcome week for new students. WOW began Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017, and will continue through Tuesday, when students will gather at the university's sports fields for the nighttime Wow-a-rama.