Photos from the Vault

Photos from the Vault

San Luis Obispo County’s love-hate relationship with oil

Union Oil was a pioneer corporate employer providing many head-of-household jobs and was a 20th century economic driver for construction. Other oil companies such as Texaco and Chevron have operated oil terminals out of Estero Bay. Oil wells dot Price Canyon, Guadalupe Dunes and other oil fields pump just across the county lines north, east and south.

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Crews remove downed trees at Morro Bay State Park after storms

State Parks workers and Cal Fire crews grapple with more than 100 downed trees in the aftermath of strong storms that battered Black Hill at Morro Bay State Park. The park and road are closed from the campground to South Bay Boulevard as the work progresses.
David Middlecamp The Tribune
Crews remove downed trees at Morro Bay State Park after storms 0:45

Crews remove downed trees at Morro Bay State Park after storms

Highlights of SLO High boys soccer playoff loss to Godinez 1:36

Highlights of SLO High boys soccer playoff loss to Godinez

See a full and flowing Lake Nacimiento as it nears capacity after recent storms 3:07

See a full and flowing Lake Nacimiento as it nears capacity after recent storms

Town hall with U.S. Rep. Salud Carbajal draws hundreds in Arroyo Grande 1:46

Town hall with U.S. Rep. Salud Carbajal draws hundreds in Arroyo Grande