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Multi-jurisdictional effort seeking input on charging station sites

The public may use the interactive online mapping tool to identify desired sites.

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Five people die on HWY 156 over the weekend

Four were Monterey County residents and another was a Santa Clara County resident.


Heat advisory issued for Aug. 16

Temperatures could reach 106 degrees.

Hazel Hawkins Memorial Hospital in Hollister, Ca. Photo by John Chadwell

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Hazel Hawkins Memorial Hospital, RNs approve contract

The four-year agreement includes a 12.5% wage increase.

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

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OptumServe expands COVID-19 testing and treatment services sites

Sites to include Tres Pinos, Aromas and San Juan Bautista.

Seal courtesy of San Benito County Sheriff's Office.

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Spring Grove contracts for School Resource Officer

SRO to begin Aug. 11. 

A truck heads into the John Smith Road Landfill. Photo by Noe Magaña.

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County to host John Smith Road Landfill Expansion town hall workshop

Meeting to take place on Aug. 22 at 6:30 p.m. at Veterans Memorial Building in Hollister.

Investigation site. Photo courtesy of HPD.

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Hollister Police Department investigating explosion

A juvenile victim in critical condition was flown to area trauma center.

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Youth Alliance to host its Youth Rising event virtually

The event includes a in-person watch party and youth who will speak on the impact Youth Alliance had on their lives.

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Former owners of Aromas market agree to pay $600K in wage theft case

Renu and Rajendra Vakharia to pay $416,339 in restitution and interest, and $202,000 in civil penalties.

Seal courtesy of San Benito County Sheriff's Office.

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Sheriffs make an arrest near Monterey RV Park

Sheriff's Office found suspected cocaine, suspected methamphetamine and fentanyl.

A County Express bus crossing San Benito Street. Photo by Noe Magaña.

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County Express temporarily suspending on-demand service

Transportation agency says the change is due to historic driver shortage.

Grunnagle-Ament-Nelson Funeral Home in Hollister. Photo by John Chadwell.

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FEMA offering COVID-19 funeral cost relief

Expenses that may be covered include cremation, internment, casket or urn and funeral ceremony.

Photo by Jenny Mendolla Arbizu.

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San Benito County Office of Education welcomes new administrators

Staff members include two directors, a principal and a coordinator.

File photo of homeless campsite in the San Benito riverbed. Photo by John Chadwell.

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SBC homeless population grows by 26%

Among the findings is 20% report they are first time homeless.