San Luis Obispo County public libraries and other public services will be affected by a strike of county employees who are demanding higher pay and other benefits. As many as 1,500 workers could strike.
Of 76 whales that became entangled in fishing gear and other ropes and nets off the United States coast in 2017, nearly a third were in California waters, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says.
Toyon, a drought tolerant evergreen shrub with white flowers and red berries, attracts butterflies and birds to San Luis Obispo County, California, gardens. The Christmas berry plant is great for holiday decorating.