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Board of Supervisors meeting Dec. 14, 2021. Photo by Noe Magaña.

Government / Politics

San Benito County adopts new supervisorial district map

New boundaries mostly affect the city of Hollister.

Public Letter

PUBLIC LETTER: End of an era for Chamberlain’s Youth Services

Agency to cease operations of its STRTP program as of Dec. 31.

Road crew working to clean up the mudslide at Southside Road. Photo by Robert Eliason.

Transportation

Southside Road closed due to mudslide

Southside School remains open.

Patricia Bains with Santa's mailbox. Photo by Robert Eliason.

Business

San Juan Bautista offers a passport to holiday shopping experiences

Third Street downtown district will stay open late Dec. 18 to assist shoppers.