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Police / Fire

Police chief, superintendent discourage clowning around

The recent trend of scary clowns terrorizing towns around the country prompts police chief, high school superintendent to warn against scaring small children

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Government / Politics

COMMENTARY: Time to do some work on local fire, medical issues

Out of control costs, not the SAFER grant, is the fundamental fire protection issue


Business / Economy

After 77 years, Progresso Tamale Parlor will close in December

After four generations of operating in Hollister, the venerable Third Street eatery will shut down before the end of the year

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Children and Youth

COMMENTARY: HSD superintendent refutes accusations of overspending

Dr. Lisa Andrew says construction manager's fee proposal was the lowest of the four firms that passed screening

Watch live stream of ‘Use Your Voice’ election forum right now

Live stream from CMAP

Schools & Education

Gavilan trustee candidates Perez, Davenport to debate at Use Your Voice Forum

Candidates offer their perspective on their goals for the community college and its future in San Benito County



Walking Across America: Ostdick reaches the Pacific Ocean

Retired teacher's cross-country journey will now head south, visiting California missions in the final leg of his trip back to San Benito County