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Shelter in place, flash flood advisories issued in SLO amid ‘life-threatening’ rainstorm

Update, 2:35 p.m.: This article was updated to include information on Cal Poly campus road closures. The City of San Luis Obispo has issued a shelter-in-place order due to Monday’s severe rainstorm that has left major streets riddled with flooding, car accidents and road closures throughout the day. The National Weather Service released a flash […]

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First day of winter classes canceled due to rainstorm

Update, 3:08 p.m.: This article was updated to include information from university spokesperson Matt Lazier regarding on campus flooding. Update, 12:37 p.m.: This article was updated to include information from a second emergency alert regarding evacuations due to an expected reservoir breach. Cal Poly issued an emergency alert that all in-person and virtual classes on […]

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Vista Grande Express promotes sustainability through reusable containers

Vista Grande Express, a restaurant in the Vista Grande dining complex, has begun using reusable containers as of Oct. 20, sparing over 500,000 single-use containers from the waste stream each year, according to Campus Dining. “The more times the container is reused, the more sustainable it becomes,” Campus Dining wrote on their website. “The container […]

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The death of Thomas Jodry: Parents of man who fell from parking structure fight to take wrongful death suit to court

Ambulances arrived at the bottom of the Marsh Street parking structure in Downtown San Luis Obispo on Sept. 14, 2019, to find the body of 21-year-old Atascadero resident Thomas Jodry moments after he fell from the top of the structure. Initially ruled a suicide by the San Luis Obispo Coroner’s Office, Thomas’ death wasn’t immediately […]

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Cal Poly opens new center for wine and viticulture: ‘A head start on a great career’

During fall quarter, students began making Cal Poly wines and research wines entirely from scratch for the first time in the new JUSTIN and J. LOHR Center for Wine and Viticulture. The entirely donor-funded facility, which officially opened Winter 2022, is comprised of the 15,600 square-foot Lohr Family Winery and the 12,000 square-foot E. & […]