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[Update]: The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office has confirmed the identity of the Solvang shooter as the Amber Alert suspect. The 15- year-old kidnapped victim has not been found.
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Angel Manuel Ponce of Nipomo was arrested for one count of sexual intercourse or sodomy with a victim under 10 years old.
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It's a three-day weekend in honor of Memorial Day and edhatters share photos of their fun plans.
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Eric Michielssen's neighbor has filed a lawsuit against him, claiming that Michielssen has repeatedly trespassed and disrespected his property rights.
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Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 27, 2016 reads comments
KEYT: The San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Rural Crime Unit is asking for the community's help to find a stolen horse near the small, quaint town of Harmony. (05/27/16) 19 add
Youth Ride Free Program Lets K-12 Students Take Transit for Free all Summer Long (05/27/16) 48 add
Caltrans and the California Highway Patrol are reminding motorists to drive safely this Memorial Day weekend. (05/27/16) 347 4
A subscriber is asking for the public's help in providing information about a missing Santa Barbara man. [pic] (05/27/16) 6877 5

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 26, 2016 reads comments
Democratic Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders will be hosting rallies along the Central Coast this week. (05/26/16) 2929 57
KEYT: Emergency crews are on scene of a fatal head-on traffic collision on state Route 1 near Piedras Blancas just north of Hearst Castle. (05/26/16) 31 add
A parolee was arrested after found sleeping in a car and running from deputies in Nipomo. [mug] (05/26/16) 130 add
Officers from the SLO Police Department's DUI Enforcement Team will be deploying this Memorial weekend to stop and arrest alcohol and drug-impaired drivers. (05/26/16) 53 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 25, 2016 reads comments
Astronomy: It's that time of year, just before the Summer Solstice in the Northern Hemisphere, when the International Space Station is fully illuminated by the Sun. (05/25/16) 971 2
During an event at the Cuyama Buckhorn restaurant, Sheriff's detectives arrested four people for narcotics and weapons violations. [mugs] (05/25/16) 2455 14
Subscribers share [vid] and pictures of snakes in their backyards. (05/25/16) 3140 22
Can someone identify this beach/sea creature? (05/25/16) 2879 10

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 24, 2016 reads comments
The California Coastal Commission recommended that San Luis Obispo County reject Cambria's third request for an emergency permit to operate its desalination plant (05/24/16) 56 1
San Luis Obispo County Loses $45.1M in State Transportation Funds and is forced into Additional Project and Funding Delays (05/24/16) 82 add
The widening of Hwy. 46 East from McMillan Canyon Road to west of Lucy Brown Road through Shandon is underway with the relocation of utility and gas lines.  Earthwork is scheduled to begin on this four mile project within two weeks.     (05/24/16) 62 add
From May 23 to June 5, 2016, local law enforcement personnel will participate in the national Click It or Ticket campaign. (05/24/16) 98 add
An ambulance transported two people to a hospital Sunday afternoon following a head-on collision in northeastern San Luis Obispo County. (05/24/16) 41 add
San Luis Obispo police officers arrested a woman for driving under the influence Sunday evening after she crashed a pickup truck into two parked cars. (05/24/16) 41 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 22, 2016 reads comments
Firefighters from multiple agencies responded to a fire at the materials recycling center at Cold Canyon Landfill in San Luis Obispo County on Friday evening. (05/22/16) 47 add
An arsonist set the fire that destroyed a home being built to house farm workers in Nipomo, according to a press release from Cal Fire. (05/22/16) 56 add
Astronomy: Mars is back in our Santa Barbara skies and about to make its closest approach since 2005.  (05/22/16) 1677 5
Friends of the Oceano Dunes is seeking $425,000 from the San Luis Obispo County Air Pollution Control Board (APCD) and the State of California for attorney's fees and costs after winning a case last year. (05/22/16) 57 add
A 60 millimeter mortar illumination round sparked the Camp Roberts fire that has burned 3,800 acres. Military personnel fire mortar illumination rounds in order to light up a battlefield. (05/22/16) 55 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 21, 2016 reads comments
TRAVEL: Edhat subscriber Juli is still in Spain, enjoying the views from Calasparra. (05/21/16) 1028 1
The SLO Downtown Association would like to invite children and their families to Downtown Brown's Birthday Party on May 26th at the Downtown SLO Farmers' Market. (05/21/16) 84 add
State Route 166 west of the Cuyama River Bridge fully re-opened at 2:12 pm. (05/21/16) 84 add
After filing for bankruptcy earlier this year, Sports Authority will be closing the remainder of its stores, including those on the Central Coast. (05/21/16) 2562 40
KEYT: On Thursday, Nipomo did a ground breaking ceremony for the Oaks at Nipomo, a Senior Living Community. It will be under construction for 14 months. (05/21/16) 46 add
An on-duty California Highway Patrol officer suffered a broken collarbone Thursday evening when he crashed on Highway 1 near Hearst Castle. (05/21/16) 70 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 20, 2016 reads comments
Daniel Pettigrew was arrested for felony arrest charges, assault with a deadly weapon, and resisting arrest. (05/20/16) 93 1
The city of San Luis Obispo plans to complete 380 inspections of rental units by June 30. (05/20/16) 49 add
The Camp Roberts Fire is 70 percent contained at 3,800 acres. At about 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, the fire broke out at Camp Roberts in northern San Luis Obispo County. (05/20/16) 62 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 19, 2016 reads comments
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is considering closing the remote Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes National Wildlife Refuge for the next 15 years. (05/19/16) 88 add
The recent drought coupled with state prison realignment is causing the Dairy Creek Golf Course at El Chorro Regional Park to turn brown. (05/19/16) 69 add
Cal Poly and Dignity Health Central Coast are proud to announce their partnership on the Baggett Stadium Enhancement Project. [pic] (05/19/16) 94 add
Sheriff's Detectives served a search warrant at a house located in the 2200 block of "I" Street in Santa Margarita. (05/19/16) 106 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 18, 2016 reads comments
Photonics advances allow us to be seen across the universe, with major implications for the search for extraterrestrial intelligence, says UCSB physicist Philip Lubin. (05/18/16) 1012 10
The community has an opportunity to provide more input on the County's proposed FY 2016-17 budget. (05/18/16) 109 add
[Update:] A juvenile male was stabbed at San Miguel Community Park this afternoon. A suspect has been apprehended. (05/18/16) 110 add
A public workshop will be held on May 24 to review concepts and improvements for Highway 227. (05/18/16) 103 add
A subscriber warns not to let people outside the district elect our next representative. (05/18/16) 1688 42

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 17, 2016 reads comments
Edhat subscriber Chuck Cagara caught the vintage B-25, named Tondelayo, on its way back to the airport on Sunday. [pic] (05/17/16) 1806 4
Local nonprofit groups and public agencies are invited to apply for grants to fund projects that will enhance the cultural, environmental, recreational, or historical resources in San Luis Obispo County's unincorporated areas. (05/17/16) 85 add
Does anyone know why is there so much oak pollen this year? (05/17/16) 1399 15
TRAVEL: Charles shares scenes from a vacation to June Lake. [pics] (05/17/16) 1935 14

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 16, 2016 reads comments
An edhat subscriber is looking to identify a tall garden plant. (05/16/16) 2269 14

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 15, 2016 reads comments
A San Luis Obispo man took matters into his own hands when he witnessed someone rifling through his car in the middle of the night this week (05/15/16) 106 add
The Grover Beach City Council has selected the assistant city manager of San Mateo to be its new top executive (05/15/16) 56 add
One of the defendants on trial for killing a San Miguel man in 2014 appears to stomp on the victim as he lies unconscious outside the Elkhorn bar, in a video shown to jurors on Thursday (05/15/16) 85 add
KEYT: Scene of DUI at Cal Poly Brings Awareness to Dangers of Drinking and Driving. (05/15/16) 70 add
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Lulu, an affectionate snuggle-bug. (05/15/16) 1233 6

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 14, 2016 reads comments
San Luis Obispo County employees donated blood for their community. (05/14/16) 98 add
A former Cal Poly football player faces a minimum sentence of 4.5 years in prison for trying to rob a San Luis Obispo fraternity house at gunpoint. (05/14/16) 85 add
Grover Beach Mayor John Shoals committed 52 violations of state campaign finance laws during his 2014 mayoral campaign, according to a complaint filed with the California Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC). (05/14/16) 70 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 12, 2016 reads comments
A Santa Maria man and alleged gang member was arrested for selling narcotics out of a Pismo Beach hotel. [mug] (05/12/16) 2615 7
A Monterey County school teacher has been arrested for an alleged child molestation that took place in Los Osos. [mug] (05/12/16) 222 add
UCSB's National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis will produce a comprehensive view of the current state of salmon knowledge in Alaska. (05/12/16) 837 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 11, 2016 reads comments
Caltrans will be leading a bike ride through the City of San Luis Obispo on Wednesday. (05/11/16) 106 add
A safety project to install rumble strips along a 42-mile section of Highway 1 in San Luis Obispo to San Simeon will continue this week. (05/11/16) 104 add
Forgotten images found on Charles's camera include cloud capped islands and a red headed visitor. [pics] (05/11/16) 1896 8
A DUI Saturation Patrol conducted on May 5 resulted in one DUI arrest. (05/11/16) 94 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 10, 2016 reads comments
Emergency crews with the Five Cities Fire Authority are on scene of a major gas leak in the area of Oak Park Boulevard and Saratoga Street in Grover Beach that occurred Monday afternoon. (05/10/16) 74 add
On Tuesday, the Directed Giving Campaign Committee through the "Make Change Count" donation station program will present a check to the Friends of Prado. (05/10/16) 113 add
[Update:] An edhat subscriber captured [pics] of a squirrel family celebrating Mother's Day on San Marcos Road. (05/10/16) 4285 31
The recent cloudy colors along our shore are on display along with Stearn's tip in these John Wiley [pics]. (05/10/16) 1471 3

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 09, 2016 reads comments
The Animal Rescue Team shares [pics] of recent rescues to celebrate Mother's Day. (05/09/16) 2437 17
TRAVEL: A subscriber shares a touch of Hawaii. [pic] (05/09/16) 1924 6

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 08, 2016 reads comments
A UCSB professor and colleagues provide proof of principle for safe, targeted delivery of drugs to the placenta during pregnancy. (05/08/16) 902 2
TRAVEL: A subscriber shares photos of the local sights from Cartagena, Spain. (05/08/16) 1196 5
Astronomy: Coming up on Monday morning, we'll get to witness the planet Mercury passing in silhouette across the disk of the Sun. (05/08/16) 1111 6
A listeria outbreak results in the removal of 358 frozen food products from various grocery stores. (05/08/16) 3097 7

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 07, 2016 reads comments
TRAVEL: An edhatter shares a spring [pic] of beautiful trees in New York. (05/07/16) 1382 11
[Update:] The National Weather Service has issued a flood advisory through 6pm on Friday in the Santa Barbara mountains. [pic] (05/07/16) 1938 3

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 06, 2016 reads comments
The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood warning for southeastern San Luis Obispo county and north central Santa Barbara County. [pic] (05/06/16) 896 3

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 05, 2016 reads comments
The Paso Robles Police Department is asking for your assistance identifying the female in the attached photo regarding a theft case. [pic] (05/05/16) 159 add
The San Luis Obispo City Council voted 4-1 Tuesday to approve $5,000 retention bonuses for City Manager Katie Lichtig and City Attorney Christine Dietrick. (05/05/16) 95 add
The California Highway Patrol has announced it will not cite a local realtor who, on camera, jumped over and onto Highway 101 ramps, skidded across agricultural properties and wheelied down a pedestrian street. (05/05/16) 104 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 04, 2016 reads comments
The San Luis Obispo Police Department wants to remind the community as Cinco De Mayo nears that buzzed driving is drunk driving. (05/04/16) 184 add
The need for more foster homes in San Luis Obispo County is at an all time high. (05/04/16) 160 add
SLOPD is deploying extra officers on DUI saturation patrols this Thursday evening to lower deaths and injuries. (05/04/16) 143 add
What are these weird bugs secreting liquid on my tree? (05/04/16) 2802 16
Caltrans will be leading a bike ride through the City of San Luis Obispo on Wednesday, May 11. (05/04/16) 177 add
The California Transportation Commission is looking for volunteers to examine new ways to fund state-wide transportation infrastructure. [pic] (05/04/16) 1071 19

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 03, 2016 reads comments
Dozens of members from the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of San Luis Obispo gathered together on Sunday for the dedication of their "black lives matter" banner. (05/03/16) 104 add
A Paso Robles woman has died after a traffic collision involving a donkey on SR-154 took place Saturday morning. (05/03/16) 3542 30
With local, county, state and Federal elections looming, Chuck is curious what should be done with regard to our local oil industry? (05/03/16) 1352 41
Stages Three and Four of The Amgen Bicycle Tour will move through Santa Barbara and Monterey Counties this month. (05/03/16) 1396 10

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 01, 2016 reads comments
Cartoons: Mike shares a funny cartoon about listening in relationships. (05/01/16) 1969 12
The mystery of the great migration of monarch butterflies from Canada to Mexico has been solved. (05/01/16) 3443 10

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 30, 2016 reads comments
It's Arbor Day so send in all your tree photos and check out what nature inspires fellow edhatters. (04/30/16) 1207 9
A subscriber has a question on why local land has not been pushed for National Park Status. (04/30/16) 1785 25
Edhatters share [pics] of various bird visitors throughout the area. (04/30/16) 1724 9

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 29, 2016 reads comments
Updated with Autopsy Results: SLO Sheriff's Office is investigating a death that took place at Twin Cities Community Hospital. (04/29/16) 316 add
Caltrans held its 25th annual Worker Memorial Ceremony today in front of the Caltrans District 5 Office in San Luis Obispo. [pics] (04/29/16) 257 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 28, 2016 reads comments
An overhead sign panel replacement project along Highways 1, 9, 17, 41, 46, 101, 135, 156 and 183 along the Central Coast begins Sunday night. (04/28/16) 1022 3

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