SLO police searching for alleged credit card thieves

By JOSH FRIEDMAN The San Luis Obispo Police Department is asking the public for help with identifying two individuals who allegedly used stolen credit cards at Target last week. Investigators are circulating...
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SLO police take reportedly mentally ill person into custody

By JOSH FRIEDMAN San Luis Obispo police officers evacuated residents from apartments on Thursday while in a standoff with a reportedly mentally ill person. Officers responded to an apartment in the 1700...
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Lompoc man dies after being set on fire

By KAREN VELIE A Lompoc man – who was set ablaze by his 40-year-old son during an altercation on June 11 – succumbed to his injuries on Tuesday. The son is now...
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Provider loses Medicare license, leaving SLO County seniors without insurance

By JOSH FRIEDMAN A California health insurance provider recently lost its Medicare license, leaving some San Luis Obispo County seniors without coverage. [Tribune] Golden State Medicare Health Plan lost its Medicare license...
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Firefighters extinguish blaze at Paso Robles homeless camp

By JOSH FRIEDMAN Firefighters extinguished a blaze at a homeless encampment in the Salinas riverbed in Paso Robles early Wednesday morning. Shortly before 2 a.m., a 911 caller reported a fire in...
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