Posted 7:08 PM 10/31/2012 by John Reger
Tonight's Good Question is about how we choose the President and Vice-President... which brings us to the Electoral College versus the popular vote. Carla Tackitt Stollmeyer from Cayucos asks: John, what exactly is the Electoral College? Good Question.
The Electoral College was established (More)
Posted 5:51 PM 10/24/2012 by John Reger
Tonight's Good Question comes from someone who was shopping at the Pismo Beach Outlet Mall. She says she was handed a plastic bag for her purchase at one store, but had to pay 10 cents for a brown bag at the store three doors down.The question: Why does one store get to use plastic (More) • Video (1)
Posted 8:28 PM 10/10/2012 by John Reger
If you ever check out the runways at airports, you're treated to a pretty good light show. Jane Peterson from Nipomo asked me on Facebook: Is there a particular reason why the lights along the airport runways are blue?
Actually, the blue lights line the left and right (More)
Posted 8:21 PM 9/19/2012 by John Reger
There's an odd sight in some woodlands right off of Avila Beach Drive that's left many people mystified. Tom Cleaves of Arroyo Grande says he's walked by some columns a hundred times and asked everyone he encounters about them. Tom wants to know what they are and that's Good Question.
Posted 11:45 PM 9/5/2012 by John Reger
We've all seen those highway signs telling us how far away a city is. But there are a couple of local ones that get some quizzical looks. That made some people wonder: What's the deal on some Pismo Beach highway signs? Good question. Picture yourself heading north on Highway 101 when you (More)
Posted 8:40 PM 8/29/2012 by John Reger
In the old days, presidential candidates were chosen by party bosses in smoke-filled back rooms at conventions. Now the events are mostly ceremonial with the outcome settled before they even start.
Posted 5:44 PM 8/22/2012 by John Reger
Our Good Question tonight is prompted by a "For Sale" sign on the Salvation Army church in Santa Maria. J. Smith from Santa Maria wants to know: "If the church is sold, what will happen to all the services provided." Good Question.
Posted 5:45 PM 8/15/2012 by John Reger
Whether it's red, white or sparkling, the Central Coast is home to some great wines. But people who aren't afficiandos often ask this question: Does the kind of glass you drink from affect the taste of wine. Good Question.
Posted 8:44 PM 7/25/2012 by John Reger
With a few more days left in the Mid-state Fair I got a question about it's early days. Ren Ellison from Paso Robles wants to know: How did Paso Robles get chosen as the site of the fair? Good Question.
In 1941, the San Luis Obispo County Fair Association was formed. Right away, a group of (More)
Posted 5:44 PM 7/4/2012
The San Luis Obispo Fire Department works out of four stations, dividing the city into four sectors. Three of the stations have fire engines, Station One has a ladder truck. The ladder truck is designed to fight fires so it goes out to all fires in the city. But most of it's five calls a day are (More) • Video (1)