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'Vanished Hero': SLO native and WWII fighter pilot Elwyn Righetti

Book author and retired Marine fighter pilot Jay A. Stout talks about P-51 fighter pilot and 55th Fighter Group Cmdr. Elwyn Righetti. Stout's biography of Righetti, "Vanished Hero," was published in November. See gun camera footage from World War II fighter planes and hear Stout talk about Righetti growing up in San Luis Obispo County before he went to war.

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California's rise from the drought as told through satellite images

Not so long ago, California was in the middle of a deep drought but in June its snow water equivalent rose to a heaping 170 percent of normal. NASA shows in its latest video that satellites were capturing that change.
NASA Earth Observatory
California's rise from the drought as told through satellite images 1:42

California's rise from the drought as told through satellite images

'Vanished Hero': SLO native and WWII fighter pilot Elwyn Righetti 2:00

'Vanished Hero': SLO native and WWII fighter pilot Elwyn Righetti

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

What it's like to grow marijuana in California Valley 0:58

What it's like to grow marijuana in California Valley