Cal Poly SLO should not award a degree to Kyler Watkins, the student in the blackface photo, until he proves he understands the history of black oppression in America, writes Paso Robles, CA, columnist Phil Dirkx.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is supposed to protect us from harmful tobacco products. So why delay the review of electronic cigarettes and cigars for three or four years, San Luis Obispo Tribune columnist Phil Dirkx asks.
A grand opening celebration was held Sunday, May 20, 2018, for the new DANA Adobe Cultural Center, a 4,500-square-foot nature education center, next to the Dana Adobe in Nipomo. The annual NatureFest was held directly after the ceremony.