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  1. CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Hollister Free Lance

    One of two agenda items on a special Hollister City Council meeting scheduled for Monday evening is listed as "Goals and Objectives" and could lead officials down a flimsy legal path if they choose to discuss specific topics. Additionally, the city fell short of the state's open-meetings law requirements for the gathering because the local newspaper of general circulation, the Free Lance, did not receive a proper notice for an amended agenda that the clerk acknowledged was necessary to meet state standards.


  2. Community Board: Marlow case underscores flaws in billRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Hollister Free Lance

    Due to a new state law that is far too broad in nature, one of Hollister's most notorious criminals has a chance for freedom in April. That state law, AB260, grants parole eligibility to adults sentenced for violent crimes they committed as juveniles.


  3. Ex-teacher gets 40 years for sexually assaulting studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2015 | Hollister Free Lance

    The mother of one of Hollister's John Loyd's victims sobbed at the convicted child molester's sentencing hearing in Morgan Hill this morning, as she read a letter from her daughter describing the lasting trauma the former teacher's crimes had on her. The girl was 10 years old at the time of the crime.


  4. Updated: Police keep quiet on probe into school bomb threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | Hollister Free Lance

    Police alleged a threatening message found on the wall of a student restroom at Marguerite Maze Middle School last week warned the office to evacuate the school Friday because of a bomb, according to the Hollister School District. The message was reported late in the afternoon Wednesday, according to the release.


  5. Hollister suspects arrested for fan fight after 49ers gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2015 | Hollister Free Lance

    Two Hollister men were among four people arrested after a fight outside outside Levi's Stadium on Monday involving fans of the 49ers and Minnesota Vikings, according to the Santa Clara Police Department. The fight occurred outside Gate C near the parking lot at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, according to a police press release.


  6. Errors, Missed Opportunities Spoil Season-Opening WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Osky News

    ... the Statesmen 6-2. Beyond the Koko homer, William Penn failed to produce much at the plate. Paige Miguel (Sr., Hollister, Calif., Exercise Science) went five innings in the setback, while Koko tossed one inning of relief. The offense began to click ...


  7. Guest View: Will our leaders fight for Gavilan's future?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Hollister Free Lance

    ... in the remaining Measure E budget or an ironclad commitment of other funds and on an aggressive schedule, the Hollister (San Benito) Education Center won't be operational for decades; all the remaining bond money has been obligated to other ...


  8. Fatality reported early Monday on Shore RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Hollister Free Lance

    Authorities have identified the 29-year-old male who died in a solo-vehicle accident early Monday after colliding with a PG&E pole. The accident occurred at about 5:23 a.m. Monday on Shore Road east of Lovers Lane in Hollister.


  9. Journey to life for visiting pastorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Hollister Free Lance

    ... than his son, Ryan, has been alive. And that's saying something since Ryan is 28 years old. Erdman, who was in Hollister recently to give a sermon at First Presbyterian Church, has survived six cancerous brain tumors and 15 surgeries spanning a ...


  10. Hollister weighs $15k injection into softball fieldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2015 | Hollister Free Lance

    Hollister council members Monday will consider whether to spend $15,000 on upgrades to the softball facilities at Veterans Memorial Park.


  11. Hollister police awarded grant for traffic safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | Hollister Free Lance

    The Hollister Police Department received a $61,500 grant to fund traffic safety efforts for a year, according to an announcement from the HPD. The Hollister Police Department has been awarded a $61,500.00 grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety for a year-long program of special enforcements and public awareness efforts to prevent traffic related deaths and injuries.


  12. Police arrest burglar suspects after viewing surveillanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | Hollister Free Lance

    ... to the 600 block of Seventh Street at about 9:30 a.m. Monday for a report of residential burglary. On Sept. 21, a Hollister Police investigation into a residential burglary resulted in the arrest of two Hollister residents for burglary. At about ...


  13. DUI checkpoint set for Saturday in HollisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | Hollister Free Lance

    Hollister Police Department will be conducting a DUI/Drivers License Checkpoint on September 26, 2015 within the city limits of Hollister. The deterrent effect of DUI checkpoints is a proven resource in reducing the number of persons killed and injured in alcohol or drug involved crashes.


  14. Profile: Castro is a trainer of champions, in his garageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2015 | Hollister Free Lance

    ... coach of top UFC fighters Cain Velasquez and Daniel Cormier, it's little wonder Castro has gained that moniker. A Hollister resident since 2001, the 51-year-old Castro trains athletes in the spacious garage of his Ridgemark home. Along with ...


  15. Hollister police await results in death of boy on bicycleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 | Hollister Free Lance

    Five weeks after 11-year-old Joshua Rodriguez was hit and killed by a county transit bus, the Hollister Police Department is continuing to work on the investigation while awaiting results, the police chief said. Chief David Westrick said he was unsure when the case report would be done and that the timing would be based on results the department must get back.


  16. Police announce catching minors accused of vandalismRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2015 | Hollister Free Lance

    Hollister police Monday announced the arrest of an 11-year-old and 13-year-old on suspicion of vandalizing the Briggs Building parking garage downtown. Police reviewed video surveillance from the city building, which houses Gavilan College classes, and saw a group of juveniles dropping large cement blocks from the top of the structure, according to a statement from Hollister police.


  17. Chief 'frustrated' by case with wanted suspect, missing womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Hollister Free Lance

    Police Chief David Westrick this week said a homicide case involving a wanted suspect and missing woman is particularly frustrating. Police have been looking for 20-year-old suspect Jose Barajas and 19-year-old Vanessa Flores, both from Hollister, since the Aug. 1 murder of 19-year-old Ariana Zendejas, also from Hollister.


  18. DA seeks $25k for costs in Marlow parole caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Hollister Free Lance

    ... 21-year-old Martha Delarosa and 16-year-old Lisa Koehler. Marlow was captured after a period of 18 months in the Hollister area involving an ongoing series of stalking, assault and rape incidents that authorities later linked to Marlow as a suspect. ...


  19. Boxing: "The Ghost" appears in HollisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | Hollister Free Lance

    Gilroy's Robert "The Ghost" Guerrero takes a phone interview before stepping the in the ring for the media Wednesday afternoon at Hollister Boxing. Photo by Nick Lovejoy Robert "The Ghost" Guerrero does a little shadow boxing during his media day at Hollister Boxing Wednesday afternoon.


  20. Youth Football: Vikings advance to Super BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | Hollister Free Lance

    For the first time since 2007, the Hollister Vikings Pop Warner football program is sending one of its teams to the national championships in Florida. The program's junior Peewee team advanced to Pop Warner's Super Bowl extravaganza after it beat Pacifica 14-12 in the Northwest Regional championship game at Rabobank Stadium on Nov. 14. Hollister plays in the national championships on Dec. 7 at 3:15 p.m. and a second game on Dec. 10 at the Disneyworld Complex in Orlando.


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