Three San Luis Obispo County State parks reopen this weekend for overnight camping after being closed for about six months due to COVID-19. Morro Strand State Beach, Morro Bay State Park and Hearst San Simeon State Park will open on Saturday. There are guidelines in place to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 among campers, […]
Beach Volleyball wins first ever Big West Conference championship
The No. 6 ranked Cal Poly Women’s Beach Volleyball team secured their spot in the NCAA Tournament for the first time in program history by claiming the Big West Championship on April 27. Friday The Mustangs opened the tournament April 26 with a pair of sweeps, winning 5-0 over both Sacramento State and Long Beach […]
This student is making a surfboard out of recycled wood from Pismo Pier
In Summer 2018, during the reconstruction of the Pismo Beach Pier, old wooden planks from the original pier were put up for sale. Aerospace engineering junior Malachi Edland did not want to put these good resources to waste. Already having an old foam surfboard at home, Edland decided to upcycle the board using those wood […]
Blue Water Task Force helps beach-goers know when the water is safe
Find out how much harmful bacteria is in the ocean’s weekly with the help of the Blue Water Task Force.
The road to Big Sur has reopened
After waiting over a year for the highway blockage to clear, visitors can drive the 655-mile stretch of coastline uninterrupted.
The Morro Bay Kite Festival holds its 12th annual event
People of all ages came together to fly their kites next to the Morro Bay Rock at this family-friendly event.
Top Dog Coffee Bar hosts The Reboot – Storytelling ReImagined
The Reboot event provides a space for individuals to share their life experiences and stories.
Pismo Beach pier to close for up to two and a half years
Experts recommended the city rehabilitate the pier to assure its longevity
SLO sewage spills cause Avila Beach to temporarily close
It is recommended citizens avoid contact with effected bodies of water for at least three days following significant rainstorms.
30-Minute Update: Memorial held for student killed in Paris terrorist attacks, students speak out against free speech wall
Mustang News anchors Juliet Saunders and Allison Royal update you on Mustang News’ biggest stories this week.
5th graders: constructing their futures with sand
Cal Poly architectural engineering and liberal studies students teamed up to teach local 5th graders about what they do, and it all led up to a beach day where the students designed and built their own sandcastles.