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San Miguel’s Lost Treasures

  California’s mission San Miguel, located in San Luis Obispo County, has long been a popular tourist attraction. Founded in 1797 by Padre Fermin F. De Lausen, the mission represents a Queen Anne style architecture, pleasant grounds, and a colorful history. Like many histories, however, this one has some dark elements, one of which is […]

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Murder at Monte Diablo

              On October 1st 1871, in a desolate lone cabin about a mile from Pinchowers store, near Bishop California, a trial was being held for three escaped convicts, but the verdict was already known. The trial lasted only two hours, and in the end, two of the men were […]

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