San Benito County Administration Building. Photo by Leslie David.

Government / Politics

State Senator Caballero asks Newsom to fill supervisor seat

Jim Gillio stepped down from District 4 position in July.

Supervisor Jim Gillio. Photo by Carmel de Bertaut.

Government / Politics

Supervisor Jim Gillio steps down

Final day with the county is July 31.

Temporary signs block the collapsed reroute on State Route 25 in south San Benito County. File photo.

Government / Politics

Caltrans to discuss State Route 25 curve restoration project

State transportation agency to get feedback from residents at community input meeting on Monday, March 18.

South County is part of District 4. Photo by Becky Bonner.

Government / Politics

Election 2018: San Benito County Supervisor District 4

Incumbent candidate Jerry Muenzer and Hollister City Councilman Jim Gillio still in the running.

Government / Politics

Councilman Jim Gillio denies allegations of misconduct in a lawsuit filed by a former Gilroy co-worker

As he kicks off a round of meet & greets in his campaign for a San Benito County Board of Supervisors seat, the retired Gilroy Police Capt. says what’s alleged never happened…

Stacie McGrady, Nathanael Lierly and Jennifer Hersh unload trash from the river into a dumpster provided by RJR Recycling.

Housing / Land Use

San Benito River gets big help from its friends

A small group decides to face the accumulation of trash along the San Benito River head-on.


Business / Economy

Appeal to resubmit permit to manufacture medical cannabis in Hollister for children fails

Previously denied permits to cultivate, manufacture and dispense cannabis, owner of 817 Industrial Drive property appeals to resubmit for manufacturing medical cannabis for children. His attempt fails.

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Government / Politics

OPINION: A welcome to Councilman Gillio

Jim Gillio assumes an important role in providing leadership in his new job. The city of Hollister will need his expertise