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News Release

Hollister road closure alert

Fourth Street between Monterey and Locust Streets closed until further notice due to major water main leak.

Novel Coronavirus. Photo courtesy of Centers for Disease Control.

Health

Nov. 4 coronavirus roundup for San Benito County

1,483 people have tested positive since February, 35 are active patients, 1,433 have recovered and 15 have died; the county’s current positivity rate is 2.9%.

San Benito County Supervisor Peter Hernandez spoke to the crowd at the Oct. 31 Donald Trump rally. Photo by John Chadwell.

Government / Politics

Residents accuse Supervisor Hernandez of violating mask ordinance and election law

Supervisor Anthony Botelho also called out for filming candidate endorsement with county seal in the background.

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Transportation

Highway 25 closures planned for Nov. 8

Brief closures scheduled for two miles north of Shore Road, at Post Mile 59.93 between the railroad crossing and the Pajaro River Bridge.