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Sheriff’s Office Gives Away 320 Bikes

It was smiles all around, as the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Department held its annual bike giveaway Program, giving youngsters from across SLO County free bicycles for Christmas. The 150 given away Dec. 15 were part of a total of 320 the...

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SLO Council Wants ‘Community Choice Energy’

San Luis Obispo City Council voted to move forward with the city participating in a “Community Choice Energy” or CCE Program, to further help residents and businesses combat climate change. A CCE Program “could enable investments in new, renewable...

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Woman Attacked in Her Home

San Luis Obispo police are investigating a frightening Hitchcock-like attempted sexual assault, after a man attacked a college student inside her home as she was getting out of the shower. According to SLOPD Lt. John Bledsoe, at about 11:30 p.m...

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United Way Leads Thomas Fire Assistance Efforts

It exploded overnight from a small smoky brush fire into a raging inferno scorching some 31,000 acres in one night Dec. 4 and threatened tens of thousands of residents in the area around Santa Paula and Ventura. The so-called Thomas Fire burning in...

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One Store Stung in Sting

A Downtown SLO mini mart got stung in a minor decoy sting run by San Luis Obispo Police and State Alcoholic Beverage Control agents, and the offending store might face the consequences. According to a news release from SLOPD Sgt. Aaron Shafer, from...