Lasuen Drive in San Juan Bautista. A break in a water line occurred during a backfilling process in the area. Public Works employees were able to stop the leak around 2:36 p.m. Photo by Noe Magaña.

Housing / Land Use

San Juan Bautista Public Works stops water line break

Break occurred on Lasuen Drive during backfilling process.

Kelly Mulville stands near sheep at Paicines Ranch in Paicines on June 14. Herbicide sprayed on weeds along Cienega Road in April by a San Benito County Public Works crew drifted onto the organic ranch. An investigation is underway. Photo by Tom Leyde.

Agriculture

Herbicide drift causes headache for organic farm

The Agricultural Commissioner's Office and California Certified Organic Farmers are investigating the incident.