The Jan. 24 incident involving Hollister council members Rolan Resendiz and Honor Spencer, San Benito County Democratic Central Committee Chair Leslie Austin, and Gavilan College Trustee Irma Gonzalez took place inside Mechanics Bank. Photo by John Chadwell.

Government / Politics

Hollister council members get into altercation at bank

Resendiz, Spencer and others in dispute over phone video.

The Sun Street Centers house on Sixth Street in Hollister. File photo.


SBC Behavioral Health response to Jan. 21 Sun Street Centers article

Behavioral Health writes that it is essential that an informed response to the article recently written by Sun Street Centers be shared with the community.

San Benito County Administration Building. File Photo.

Government / Politics

Primary Election 2020: SBC Supervisor District 5

Two candidates talk housing, traffic and collaborating with the city of Hollister.

Novel Coronavirus. Photo courtesy of Centers for Disease Control.


Hospital says no confirmed coronavirus cases in San Benito County

Hazel Hawkins Infection Control Coordinator Amy Bannister writes that hospital leadership and members of the local public health team met to review and clarify the process for assessing/testing persons who may be infected with the virus, and said the hospital is prepared to care for what may arise as a result of the current situation.