Hollister

Even though already built, Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott will benefit from Hollister's new Hotel Incentive Program. Photos by John Chadwell.

Despite objections, Hollister council approves subsidy for hotels

The Economic Development Subsidy for hotels will benefit the already completed Fairfield Inn & Suites by providing an annual rebate of 70 percent of TOT for 10 years, with a $2 million cap.

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Hollister Police Indentify Sexual Assault Suspect

Police identify suspect, based on two individual's information in sexual assault case.

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San Benito High School to hold graduation on campus in 2018

The district has announced that the June 8 ceremony will be held on campus, rather than at Rabobank Stadium in Salinas, after a potential delay in the campus construction schedule has made the area near the practice soccer fields available

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Corrigan and Hodges filed suit on behalf of the club membership, which includes parents of approximately 240 students

Parent club sues foundation over alleged money-grab

Community Foundation rejects categorically claims it acted improperly or colluded with former club officials to take nearly $200,000 bequeathed to Southside School kids and tie it up forever in an irrevocable endowment fund

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Jung Choi arrived at San Francisco International Airport on same day Yoon Ji was murdered. Photos by John Chadwell.

DA denies Sang Ji confessed to killing his wife as case moves to possible trial

As murder case moves toward possible trial, Korean interpreter claimed she overheard conversation in which South Korean citizen Jung Choi told attorney that Ji had confessed to killing his wife.

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Jennifer Coulter walks through Jessie's campsite. Photos by John Chadwell

Homeless encampment evicted for new housing development

As new Allendale housing development moves forward near Vista Park Hill, a homeless encampment of nearly 60 people are evicted.

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Pain at the pump...will the new tax survive the 2018 repeal vote?

Statewide Office Candidates Are Coming to Hollister

With gas tax hikes being recent history, California voters are only months away from a possible repeal. Meet the candidates face-to-face to learn their visions California’s future.

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The multi-use fields will benefit SBHS students and athletes, allowing for safe, state-of-the art surfaces for boys' and girls' teams and physical education classes. SBHS photo

SBHS breaks ground on multi-use fields

Bond-funded project kicks off multi-phase athletic field construction, including a planned aquatics complex and new stadium

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New visual and performing arts building debuts

Bond measure-funded project adds new classroom space for dance, visual arts and ceramics classes, along with social science

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Hollister Police seek information on assault

Hollister Police Department have identified the approximate date and time a crime occurred and are asking for assistance in identifying the suspect.

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Photo provided by Pinnacles National Park

Pinnacles National Park seeks new interns and Ranger Corps members

Pinnacles National Park is hiring youth for a Trails Internship, a Habitat Restoration Internship, and Ranger Corps positions.

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Conflict of Interest rules: Did Klauer cross the line?

Klauer was too close for comfort for group filing complaint with Fair Political Practices Commission

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The mural on the outside of Johnny's Bar & Grill in Hollister.

Historic Hollister biker bar Johnny's changes hands

A new owner is taking over Johnny's Bar & Grill in Hollister, but it will still be a biker bar and popular local watering hole.

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Councilman Karson Klauer, second from left, recused himself concerning properties on Industrial Drive. Photos by John Chadwell.

Hollister Councilman Karson Klauer under investigation for conflict of interest

The state agency is investigating Klauer for possible conflicts of interest involving the city's cannabis ordinance and real estate deals that may have benefited his father and a co-worker.

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Eric Kraul, 16, lives with the medical repercussions of his sports related head injury.

A football injury changes a boy’s life, perhaps forever—but what’s being done about it?

Sidelined at 16 by a serious concussion on the eve of his senior season, former Haybaler tight end Eric Kraul struggles with medical issues that could last a lifetime—and now questions whether the system should have done more to protect him...

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Study says two-thirds of SBHS grads immediately enroll in college

According to a Clearinghouse study provided by San Benito High School, nearly three out of four recent SBHS grads enrolled in college at some point during the first year after high school, with that number climbing to 80 percent two years out

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Hollister council reverses itself, allows marijuana facility on Industrial Drive

After agreeing not to cultivate marijuana in its building at 807 Industrial Drive, Hollister City Council approved a resolution to allow Euphoric Life Inc. to manufacturer and distribute medical delivery systems outside the county.

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Hollister muralist adds creepiness to Sony PlayStation Games

Self-taught, Patricia "Tricia" Harvey has taken her murals from children's bedrooms and nursing homes to trade shows in New York and Los Angeles.

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Kinship office is now located in the Ross Building, 345 5th St. in Hollister. Google Photos

Kinship Center Opens New Office for Foster and Adoptive training and support

Kinship has opened up an office in downtown Hollister. Families can now get the training and support to become a foster or adoptive family, locally.

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