Two linemen on a telephone pole. Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

Police / Fire

PG&E issues warning to prepare for blackouts

Hollister fire chief says city has backup generators, but residents should take precautions.

Paul Stephens, senior development partner at Hawkins Companies, said the buildings will continue to go up, but the parking lot can't be completed until PG&E finishes with electrical and gas installation.

Business / Economy

PG&E problems will delay opening of Hollister shopping center

Aspen Dental, Smashburger, Hokulia Shave Ice and more are affected.

Tom Habashi, CEO of Monterey Bay Community Power, stands next to a poster about the agency in Watsonville. Photo by Tom Leyde.

Monterey Bay Community Power announces enrollment for MBprime program

Monterey Bay Community Power rolled out its 100 percent eligible renewable service program on July 1, along with residential enrollment.


Children and Youth

Settlement reached over PG&E gas discharges that sickened students

Seventh Day Adventist school is relocating away from the utility yard on Santa Ana Road


Business / Economy

PG&E Opens New Customer Service Center in Hollister’s Clocktower Plaza

PG&E's new customer service center offers better access, ample parking, features local landmarks

Police / Fire

Gas leak forces neighborhood evacauation

Construction accident causes gas leak that forces evacuation of homes near Fairview and Sunnyslope. Evaculation was lifted within two hours