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Health

Flu spreads in California

As of Sept. 29, 39 people have died from the flu in California, including four children.

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Health

Public health services announces spike in Influenza activity

"Influenza vaccination is a safe and effective way to protect you and your family from the flu," said San Benito County Public Health Officer Dr. Gail Newel. "It’s not too late to get vaccinated."

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Government / Politics

San Benito County joins suit against opioid manufacturers and distributors

The County of San Benito filed a lawsuit against opioid manufacturers and distributors for creating the opioid epidemic in San Benito County, joining a consortium of 30 California counties to do so.