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Police / Fire

CHP reports fatal collision on Fairview Road

Early morning incident under investigation.

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Community Opinions

COMMUNITY OPINION: We need jobs, not candidate’s tired ideas

Salvador Mora writes response to recent column from SBC Supervisor District 2 candidate Kollin Kosmicki.

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Government / Politics

SBC Public Health gives guidance for firework stands

Operators need to have a COVID-19 Exposure Control Plan in place, which includes conducting daily screening of all employee and volunteers.

COVID-19 testing site set up inside the Veterans Memorial Building in Hollister. File photo by Robert Eliason.


County issues FAQ on COVID-19 testing site

Anyone who meets the criteria can be tested at Vets Memorial Building, including uninsured, underinsured, undocumented and homeless individuals.

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June 25 coronavirus roundup for San Benito County

194 people have tested positive since February, 23 are active patients, 169 have recovered; Supervisors Botelho and Hernandez to host June 30 virtual focus group; expanded guidance on places of worship now allows wedding ceremonies.

San Benito County Administration Building. Photo by Leslie David.

Government / Politics

Supervisors approve impact study for Strada Verde project

Findings will be used to inform voters if the project initiative makes the November ballot.