The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced today, Dec. 13, that it has reached a settlement with Buckhorn Inc., ordering the Ohio company to study, then clean up mercury contamination at a federal Superfund site in the southeast...
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced Thursday afternoon, Dec. 13 that it has identified “a positive sample result for the outbreak strain in the sediment of a local irrigation reservoir used by a single farm owned...
Police arrested a suspected drunk driver who crashed into a house in Hollister the night of Dec. 10.About 6:24pm, Hollister police officers were dispatched to the 1200 block of Hamilton Drive on a...
This isn't your grandad's cannabis business—unless your grandfather happens to be Captain Kirk.High Sierra Analytics in Hollister expects to open its cannabis testing laboratory within a month, in an industry that has lots...
The San Benito County Board of Supervisors voted this week to allow commercial cannabis production—but not any medical dispensaries or retails sales— in unincorporated parts of the county.The county resolution will require that...
Hollister native Adam Lemke grew up watching NASCAR, envisioning himself one day as a professional race car driver. The 16-year-old Lemke—a San Benito High junior who is on independent studies—took a big step in making that dream...
Prospective students can now enroll in winter and spring session classes at Gavilan College, which offers a variety of courses at five locations as well as online: the main campus is in Gilroy, with additional instructional sites...
The current five-member Hollister School District Board of Education convened in closed session Dec. 8 to interview six finalists for the superintendent job.The governing body was to conduct more in-person interviews with the...
San Juan Bautista Mayor Jim West was found dead in his vehicle at his Graniterock workplace on San Juan Highway Thursday, Dec. 6, at approximately 11:30am, according to city and county authorities.West was...
Hazel Hawkins Memorial Hospital has expanded its diabetes services with the new Barragan Family Health Care and Diabetes Center.The center was funded by a donation by Mary Ann Barragan and a grant from...

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