Posted 6:57 PM 5/19/2013 by Lindsay MacLeod, KSBY News
Two people are behind bars after a pursuit ended at a Big 5 Sporting Goods store in Santa Maria Sunday.
Officials with the California Highway Patrol say the pursuit began near Oceano and ended in Santa Maria.
They say two people were in the car.
The car eventually crashed, and the occupants fled on foot to the nearby sports store.
They were arrested behind Big 5 shortly after.
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Posted 6:50 PM 5/19/2013 by Lindsay MacLeod, KSBY News
Fire officials are investigating the cause of a house fire in Atascadero.
It happened in the 3600 block of Campbell Lane just after 3 p.m. Sunday.
The first started in the garden and quickly spread to the attic. It was contained within 20 minutes.
Officials say no one was in the home at the time, and there are no reports of injuries.
Officials estimate as much as $80,000 in damages.
Posted 5:52 PM 5/19/2013 by Bill Halter
The Cal Poly baseball team honored five seniors before finishing off a sweep of Cal State Northridge with a 7-2 win. The victory moves the Mustangs into a second place tie with the Matadors with three regular season games left but most importantly positions Cal Poly to earn an at-large (More)
Posted 4:05 PM 5/19/2013 by Lindsay MacLeod, KSBY News
San Luis Obispo was recently named the eighth fittest city in America, and one Los Osos man is a prime example of why. He's walking across America to better his health.
76-year-old Bill Fairbanks of Los Osos is on the last leg of his cross country trip. The retired anthropology teacher decided (More)
Posted 3:56 PM 5/19/2013 by Lindsay MacLeod, KSBY News
Voters in San Luis Obispo will need to check their mailboxes Monday. The ballots for the City Council Special Election will be sent out.
There are three people vying for the empty City Council seat vacated by Andrew Carter, who left for the City of Guadalupe.
Paul Brown is a (More)
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Posted 3:15 PM 5/19/2013 by Lindsay MacLeod, KSBY News
Search dogs have become a valuable tool in disaster situations, often helping search for people who have been buried alive or lost. Now, a local search dog foundation is getting some help.
The Search Dog Foundation based out of Ojai received a $150,000 donation from the Santa Ynez Band of (More)
Posted 2:47 PM 5/19/2013 by Lindsay MacLeod, KSBY News
Every spring, a group of Cal Poly engineering students help some local families renovate their homes. On Sunday, the students revealed the end products.
The Polyhouse group helped three families this year. All of them struggle with some sort of disability.
The students helped two Paso (More)
Posted 2:42 PM 5/19/2013 by Lindsay MacLeod, KSBY News
Heart disease and stroke are the number one and number four killers in the United States. On Sunday, one local organization chose to fight back.
The Central Coast Division of the American Heart Association hosted the 2013 Santa Maria Heart Walk Sunday morning.
The event kicked off at (More)
Posted 2:35 PM 5/19/2013 by Lindsay MacLeod, KSBY News
A couple of local organizations received some help Sunday at a nursery fundraiser.
The Earthly Delights Nursery in Nipomo hosted a fundraiser for the Santa Maria Valley Humane Society and the Arroyo Grande High School National Honors Society.
The Humane Society, which is a no-kill (More)
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Posted 8:19 PM 5/18/2013 by Bill Halter
The top track and field athletes from the Central Coast were in Walnut on Saturday for the CIF-Southern Section Finals. Each event had four divisions with the top performers in each event regardless of division advancing to next weeks CIF-SS Masters Meet at Cerritos (More)
Posted 8:13 PM 5/18/2013 by Lindsay MacLeod, KSBY News
Local runners took to Santa Maria Saturday for the Bull Canyon Run.
Runners could choose a 10K or 5K walk or run.
There was also a .5K Kid's Run for ages two to five, and a 1K Kid's Run for ages six to nine.
The run kicked off at the Edwards Community Center in Santa Maria.
This was the 15th year for the event.
Posted 7:19 PM 5/18/2013 by Lindsay MacLeod, KSBY News
Athlon Fitness and Performance in San Luis Obispo joined a national fundraising event Saturday.
It was the "Push-Ups for Charity" event, which raises money for veterans. The timing is appropriate, since today is Armed Forces Day.
Participants were asked to get sponsors who would pay per (More)
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