File photo by Diviana Navarro.

Government / Politics

Five apply for open Hollister City Council seat

Appointment expected to be made Oct. 1.

Councilman Ray Friend. Photo by John Chadwell.

Government / Politics

Ray Friend leaves Hollister Council after 10 years

Ray Friend has served Hollister for 25 years, first on the Planning Commission and then the Hollister City Council. He is moving to Washington state to be near his family.

Councilman Raymond Friend will run for third term on November ballot.

Government / Politics

Friend announces run for third city council term

Raymond Friend announces his intent to run for third term as councilman of District 1