John Smith Road Landfill. Photo by Noe Magaña.

Housing / Land Use

State department approves modified landfill permit

The landfill capacity will increase by 443,000 cubic yards.

John Smith Road Landfill. Photo by Noe Magaña.


Public comment period begins for permit to expand landfill capacity

Waste Solutions seeks to increase capacity by 444,000 cubic yards.

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San Benito Lifestyle

Hollister accepting Fourth of July block party applications

Permit applications due no later than Wednesday, June 5.

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Business / Economy

OPINION: Local Entrepreneur Presses Case for Fair Treatment

Appeal filed with Hollister City Council to address process violations, disqualifications of cannabis dispensary applicants.

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Police / Fire

Burn permits suspended in San Benito County

Restrictions put in place because of high fire danger


Police / Fire

CalFire lifts local burn ban

Suspension on burning lifted after recent wet weather