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Search for Kristin Smart's remains on Cal Poly hillside yields items of interest in 1996 disappearance
FBI agents digging into a hillside half a mile from where Cal Poly San Luis Obispo student Kristin Denise Smart was last seen alive 20 years ago have found “items of interest” in the cold case mystery, authorities said Thursday. Tony Cipolla, a spokesman for the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s...
260 points by Los Angeles Times | Police Federal Bureau of Investigation United States California Polytechnic State University Sheriff Constable Special agent
Authorities seeking student remains find 'items of interest'
SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. (AP) - Authorities say "items of interest" have been found by authorities digging for the remains of a California college student who vanished in 1996. FBI agents and local sheriff's deputies have been excavating a site near a concrete letter "P'' on the edge of California ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | United States California Polytechnic State University California State Route 1 Mexico 2000s British television series California Sheriff Federal Bureau of Investigation
Cal Poly student Kristin Smart vanished 20 years ago. Now, authorities are digging the campus for her body
Two decades have passed since a warm May night when Cal Poly San Luis Obispo student Kristin Denise Smart vanished after an off-campus party. Her disappearance sparked a massive manhunt, with searchers using helicopters, horses and an army of volunteers, and even ground-penetrating radar. She was...
3262 points by Los Angeles Times | Federal Bureau of Investigation California Polytechnic State University United States Police Sheriff Special agent
FBI renews search for California student missing 20 years
An FBI team prepared Tuesday to excavate a site on the edge of California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, in hope of finding ...       
45 points by USA Today | California Polytechnic State University United States California California State Polytechnic University Pomona Sheriff Cal Poly Police California State Route 1
FBI renews search for Calif. college student missing for 20 years
The FBI has renewed a search for a California college student who vanished more than 20 years ago.
134 points by Daily News | United States Federal Bureau of Investigation Cal Poly California Polytechnic State University University Sheriff Law enforcement agency Suspect
The day after the big storm — life goes on in L.A.
Clean up and typical Saturday activities at the beach       
12 points by USA Today | California Amtrak Los Angeles County California California Polytechnic State University Los Angeles Los Angeles International Airport Chicago Santa Monica California
50,000 L.A. residents are still without power, and Amtrak is expected to resume service Saturday night
Live updates: Strongest storm in years moves into L.A. area Feb. 18, 2017, 3:44 p.m. The strongest storm to hit Southern California in several years has brought torrential rain, flash flooding and powerful winds to the area. A flash flood watch has been issued for Santa Barbara, Ventura and Los...
28 points by Los Angeles Times | Amtrak Union Pacific Railroad Los Angeles Pacific Surfliner San Luis Obispo California Missouri Pacific Railroad California Polytechnic State University Storm
California GOP committee faces $30,000 in fines for campaign finance violations
Essential Politics: Protesters ask GOP lawmaker to keep Obamacare, Schwarzenegger takes aim at Trump Feb. 6, 2017, 1:03 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and government news. Here's what we're watching right now: Hundreds of protesters urged Palmdale Rep. Steve...
9 points by Los Angeles Times | California Fair Political Practices Commission Fundraising California California Polytechnic State University Political philosophy
Enjoy Bubblegum Alley in San Luis Obispo, but don't get attached
Your California Bucket List: Essential adventures and experiences in the Golden State Feb. 2, 2017, 6 a.m. (Al Seib, Brian van der Brug, Rick Loomis, Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times) Here's our growing guide to essential California adventures, easy to edgy. We'll be adding to it daily all...
46 points by Los Angeles Times | Pike Place Market San Luis Obispo California Public house Street Bubblegum Alley California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo County California
Discovery of Chumash sites delays California park opening
SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. (AP) - The opening of a central California park boasting panoramic ocean views has been delayed for two years following the discovery of numerous Native American cultural sites. The San Luis Obispo Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/2dehgR2) the 900-acre Pismo Preserve won't be completely available to hikers, mountain ...
1 points by The Washington Times | California Archaeology California Polytechnic State University Native Americans in the United States Executive director
5 California Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking California news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. DROUGHT State Water Board to release figures for how much water residents and businesses saved during July. 2. COAST DEVELOPMENT Coastal Commission takes up plan for hundreds of homes, hotel on ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | California Polytechnic State University Memorial Day Petroleum California Coast English-language films Apple Inc. San Luis Obispo California
Video: Inside the great gum wall standoff between Seattle and S.L.O.
Now it can be told: the deep, dark, sticky truth about the gum walls of Seattle and San Luis Obispo. This two-minute video shows how S.L.O.’s wall on Higuera Street, also known as Bubblegum Alley, has grown since the 1970s (or before) into a beloved (yet revolting) landmark, its tradition fed by...
15 points by Los Angeles Times | Pike Place Market Bubblegum Alley Seattle San Luis Obispo California Pike Place Fish Market Victor Steinbrueck California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo County California