The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation throws a retirement party for 11 of its performing Asian elephants on Friday, May 6, 2016, in Polk City, Fla.
The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation throws a retirement party for 11 of its performing Asian elephants on Friday, May 6, 2016, in Polk City, Fla. Susan Jacobson TNS
The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation throws a retirement party for 11 of its performing Asian elephants on Friday, May 6, 2016, in Polk City, Fla. Susan Jacobson TNS

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Kathe Tanner

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Kathe Tanner has been writing about life on the North Coast of San Luis Obispo County since her column launched in The Tribune and The Cambrian in 1981. A Cambria resident for more than four decades, Kathe’s also been a reporter for the two newspapers since 1992. Reach her at ktanner@thetribunenews.com .