Los Berros Road Click to view article, Road Work to Conduct Utility Potholing on Los Berros Road, Arroyo Grande

Road Work to Conduct Utility Potholing on Los Berros Road, Arroyo Grande

The County of San Luis Obispo Department of Public Works will conduct exploratory potholing to locate underground utilities on Los Berros Road between Quailwood Lane and North Frontage Road in Arroyo Grande starting Thursday, Sept. 29 through Friday, Sept. 30.

Woman checking the COVID-19 data dashboard on her laptop in the morning. Click to view article, New SLO County COVID-19 Data Dashboard Launching This Week

New SLO County COVID-19 Data Dashboard Launching This Week

New dashboard will feature local wastewater trends, CDC Community Levels

Woman and child happily ensuring that the child's car seat is securely fastened. Click to view article, Get Free Car Seat Check-Up at Special Event During Child Passenger Safety Week

Get Free Car Seat Check-Up at Special Event During Child Passenger Safety Week

Car seat check-ups also available by appointment throughout the year.

Surface Treatment Project Click to view article, County Road to Get Surface Treatment in Templeton

County Road to Get Surface Treatment in Templeton

The San Luis Obispo County Public Works Department will begin a surface treatment project on various county roads.

Two young women and a middle-aged man with rolled up sleeves, showing off their freshly-vaccinated shoulders. Click to view article, Get Free Flu Shot at Pop-Up Clinics in Arroyo Grande, Atascadero

Get Free Flu Shot at Pop-Up Clinics in Arroyo Grande, Atascadero

Flu shots are widely available countywide, including special events on October 4

library card Click to view article,    Save Money by Borrowing with a Library Card

Save Money by Borrowing with a Library Card

September is Library Card Signup Month, and the County of San Luis Obispo Public Libraries wants to remind residents about the value of a library card.

Orcutt Road Click to view article, Temporary Road Closure for Culvert Replacement on Orcutt Road in San Luis Obispo

Temporary Road Closure for Culvert Replacement on Orcutt Road in San Luis Obispo

The County of San Luis Obispo Department of Public Works will temporarily close Orcutt Road during working hours on September 20, 2022 through September 22, 2022.

Photo of a young man, senior man, and young woman smiling after having received their vaccines. Click to view article, COVID-19 “Omicron Boosters” Soon Available in SLO County

COVID-19 “Omicron Boosters” Soon Available in SLO County

Like flu shots, bivalent vaccines provide protection against current variants

Lake low water Click to view article, Musty Taste in Water No Cause for Concern, San Luis Obispo County

Musty Taste in Water No Cause for Concern, San Luis Obispo County

A harmless compound, MIB, in surface waters is causing a stink.

Morro Rock Scenic Picture with Title

County Labor Relations Bargaining Update - September 2022

Announcing a new Tentative Agreement has been reached with SLOCEA for July 2022-July 2025 + DSA Negotiations Update

Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant Click to view article, State bill passes to extend operations at Diablo Canyon Power Plant

State bill passes to extend operations at Diablo Canyon Power Plant

SLO County continues to represent community interests in all scenarios.

Hot evening sun Click to view article, Avoid Heat-Related Illness During Extended Heat Wave

Avoid Heat-Related Illness During Extended Heat Wave

Stay cool, stay hydrated, and stay connected as temperatures soar through the holiday weekend

View of sign and rainbow staircase of the GALA Pride and Diversity Center Click to view article, MPX Vaccine Clinic: September 7 at Gala Pride & Diversity Center in SLO

MPX Vaccine Clinic: September 7 at Gala Pride & Diversity Center in SLO

The Gala Pride & Diversity Center and Public Health Department will host a monkeypox (MPX) vaccination clinic.

Person holding Narcan Nasal Spray, the life-saving overdose reversal medication Click to view article, SLO County Hosts 4th Annual Overdose Awareness Day Event

SLO County Hosts 4th Annual Overdose Awareness Day Event

International Overdose Awareness Day will be celebrated Wednesday, August 31st at Mitchell Park in San Luis Obispo.

Booking Photo 07/10/2021: Andrew William Gilbertson (DOB 10/31/1974) Click to view article, Man Convicted in 2015 for SLO Bank Robbery is Convicted Again by Jury; this time for Attempted Robbery of Chase Bank in Paso Robles

Man Convicted in 2015 for SLO Bank Robbery is Convicted Again by Jury; this time for Attempted Robbery of Chase Bank in Paso Robles

District Attorney Dan Dow announced today that on August 16, 2022, a San Luis Obispo County jury found Andrew William Gilbertson (47) guilty of Attempted Robbery, a violent offense. Gilbertson was previously convicted of arson and bank robbery that will lead to a ”Three-Strikes” sentence in this case.

Child support staff are standing in front of the Board of Supervisor members, holding the resolution and smiling. Click to view article, Board of Supervisors proclaim August as “Child Awareness Month”

Board of Supervisors proclaim August as “Child Awareness Month”

On August 23, 2022, the San Luis Obispo County Board of Supervisors proclaimed August as “Child Support Awareness Month.”

BESS Installed at 2180 Johnson Avenue Click to view article, Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony for New Battery-Storage Units, San Luis Obispo

Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony for New Battery-Storage Units, San Luis Obispo

The switch has been flipped, bringing life to the first battery energy storage systems (BESS) installed at San Luis Obispo County government buildings – at zero cost to residents.

Booking Photo 10/15/2019: Terri Dee Boyd (DOB 10/22/60) Click to view article, Jury convicts Oceano woman of assault charges including the use of hot grease

Jury convicts Oceano woman of assault charges including the use of hot grease

A San Luis Obispo County Jury found Terri Lee Boyd (61) of Oceano guilty of assaulting two victims, including felony battery using hot grease.

Booking Photo 01/31/2022: Jeremiah Leo Hernandez (DOB 07/28/1978) Click to view article, Jeremiah Leo Hernandez sentenced to life in prison for aggravated mayhem and assault with a knife for severely slashing man’s face in Pismo Beach

Jeremiah Leo Hernandez sentenced to life in prison for aggravated mayhem and assault with a knife for severely slashing man’s face in Pismo Beach

District Attorney Dan Dow announced today that Jeremiah Leo Hernandez (44) of Grover Beach was sentenced to life in prison with the possibility of parole. Hernandez was convicted by a jury in July for the January 24, 2022 knife attack.

Crop Report Cover Clip Click to view article, 2021 Annual Crop Statistics Released

2021 Annual Crop Statistics Released

The County of San Luis Obispo Department of Agriculture/Weights and Measures releases the 2021 Annual Crop Report statistics. Crop values recorded for San Luis Obispo County reached a record high in 2021, as total value topped out at $1,081,952,000 despite severe drought conditions, as well as additional challenges with labor shortages...

Teens wearing face coverings in the classroom. Click to view article, Public Health Department Offers Back-to-School COVID-19 Safety Tips

Public Health Department Offers Back-to-School COVID-19 Safety Tips

Getting vaccinated, masking in indoor settings, and staying home when sick can reduce the risk

Booking Photo 06/12/2019: Todd Anthony Hortillosa (DOB 12/13/1977) Click to view article, Todd Anthony Hortillosa sentenced to 120 years to life, plus 3 years and 8 months, for the long-term molestation of three children

Todd Anthony Hortillosa sentenced to 120 years to life, plus 3 years and 8 months, for the long-term molestation of three children

District Attorney Dan Dow announced today that Todd Anthony Hortillosa (44) of Pismo Beach has been sentenced to 120 years to life, plus 3 years and 8 months, in state prison for his conviction on 10 counts of sex crimes against three children occurring over a nine year period.