San Luis Obispo


Utility Poised To Report On Diablo Canyon Nuke Plant Safety

Pacific Gas and Electric Co. says the work re-evaluates the impact that earthquakes and large waves could have on the plant near San Luis Obispo.


Seven students were injured when this roof collapsed during a party on the Cal Poly campus. (credit: CBS)

Cal Poly Releases Statement On Campus Party Roof Collapse That Injured 7

None of the injuries are believed to be life threatening but a local newspaper reported one student’s leg was impaled by a piece of the roof.



Inmate Dies While Being Held At San Luis Obispo County Jail

David Osborn was jailed for the second time in as many days on suspicion of being drunk in public.


(credit: San Luis Abispo Police Department)

5 Cal Poly San Luis Obispo Football Players Charged With Armed Robbery

San Luis Obispo County prosecutors charged the students Friday with multiple felony counts, including conspiracy to commit residential robbery, attempted residential robbery and false imprisonment.


(credit: San Luis Abispo Police Department)

5 Cal Poly Students Arrested In Robbery Of Fraternity House, Assault Of Officer

Officers Monday announced the arrest of five male Cal Poly students for their alleged involvement in the armed robbery of a fraternity house over the weekend.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/11/2014

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Lawmakers, Women’s Groups Outraged Over ‘Arcane’ Rape Law

An appellate court ruling overturning a rape conviction because the victim wasn’t married prompted anger Friday from women’s groups and a state legislator who plans to introduce a bill that would close the legal loophole.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/04/2013

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NWS: High Weekend Surf Expected North Of LA

The National Weather Service says high surf is expected along some coastlines north of Los Angeles this weekend.


Charles Manson (credit: Getty Images News/Handout)

Panel Recommends Parole For Charles Manson Follower

A California parole board panel recommended parole Thursday for a Charles Manson follower who has been imprisoned for 40 years.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/04/2012

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Former CHP Officer Denied Parole For 1986 Murder

A former California Highway Patrol officer convicted of murdering a woman motorist while on duty 25 years ago has been denied parole.


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‘Geezer Bandit’ Robs Bank, Leaves His Day Planner Behind

Authorities say the “Geezer Bandit” targeted yet another bank last week and left some important evidence behind.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/06/2011


Field Trip: Central Coast

This fall, experience the changing colors, temperate climate, pristine vineyards and breathtaking sights offered by San Luis Obispo and the vicinity.

CBS Los Angeles–10/03/2011

(Credit: Cal Poly San Luis Obispo)

Pulitzer Prize-Winning LA Times Reporter, Former USC Professor George Ramos Dies

Former Los Angeles Times reporter George Ramos, who played a key role in the paper’s 1984 Pulitzer Prize-winning series on Hispanics in Southern California, has died at his Morro Bay home at 63.


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3rd Rape Reported At Cal Poly San Luis Obispo

Another rape of an unconscious, intoxicated woman has been reported at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo.


Suspected Central Coast Meth Trafficking Ring Busted

Investigators say the ringleader of a California central coast methamphetamine organization and three others have been arrested, and eight pounds of meth have been confiscated.


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Diablo Canyon Nuclear Plant Shuts Down For Refueling

The Unit 2 reactor at California’s Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant has been shut down for scheduled refueling and maintenance.