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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See the new state-of-the-art SLO County Women's Jail

Officials led a tour on Monday, March 27, 2017, of the new San Luis Obispo County Women’s Jail, which at 36,000 square feet is four times the size of the existing facility. The $40 million facility opens April 6.
Joe Tarica The Tribune
See the new state-of-the-art SLO County Women's Jail 1:38

See the new state-of-the-art SLO County Women's Jail

Nine former Mustangs compete in annual Cal Poly Pro Day 1:31

Nine former Mustangs compete in annual Cal Poly Pro Day

Man found dead in truck several hours after crash into ravine near Templeton 1:03

Man found dead in truck several hours after crash into ravine near Templeton

See what The Bee found when it visited Camp Roberts in 2011 1:16

See what The Bee found when it visited Camp Roberts in 2011