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Government / Politics

Election 2018 Roundup

A compilation of coverage of San Benito County political races and ballot measures.

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Government / Politics

Election 2018: Candidate list and ballot measures for November 6

Some races not on ballot due to lack of necessary number of candidates.

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Government / Politics

Final statewide primary election results certified

The results are expected to be presented for adoption at the July 24 San Benito County Board of Supervisors meeting.

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Election 2018: Updated results for June 5 primary

Updated results for the June 5, 2018 Statewide Direct Primary Election.

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Business / Economy

HSD Board Member Rob Bernosky announces candidacy for Supervisor Dist. 4

The district covers a large area including Cielo Vista, Union Heights, Ridgemark in Hollister and all the way to outlying communities of New Idria and Bitterwater.

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Government / Politics

Nomination Deadline for June 2018 Primary Election, March 9

Some of the positions up for election include county supervisor, county superintendent, Dist. 12 State Senator, District Attorney, and County Clerk.

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Children and Youth

SBHS Board One Step Closer to Adopting New Trustee Area Boundary Maps

The next public hearing will be held on Oct. 24.


Government / Politics

Final local election results expected Thursday

175 ballots remained to be processed as of Tuesday


Government / Politics

More than 10,000 local ballots still to be processed

Elections officials say that 12,185 ballots have been processed and counted, with another results update scheduled for the evening of Monday, Nov. 14



COMMENTARY: We the people are the problem

Now that the election is all over do you feel renewed? If so, just wait a couple of weeks, it’ll wear off.


Government / Politics

UPDATED: Local school bond measures, city tax extension winning

Hollister sales tax extension and local school bonds passing, Velazquez well ahead in race for Hollister mayor

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Government / Politics

Get election results on BenitoLink

The county elections office will start releasing results at 8:05 p.m. Tuesday. Check in with us throughout the evening and in the days after the election for updates

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Children and Youth

Should the voting age be lowered?

Some students at San Benito High School are upset about missing out on the 2016 election due to being too young to vote

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New 24-7 drive-through vote-by-mail drop off box available

Last day to register to vote is Monday, Oct. 24

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Government / Politics

Vote-by-mail ballots sent out Monday

With the November General Election about a month away, ballots are being sent out. The deadline to register to vote is Oct. 24