Scared of the next “big one?” San Benito County officials have a plan in place in case the next major earthquake strikes, and they ask that you do the same.After a string...
Grassy pasture land off Santa Ana Valley Road east of Hollister played a part in winning World War II.The Hollister 12th Naval District Target Number Five served as a training ground for U.S....
A road improvement measure and business license tax appear to have been narrowly approved by voters on Nov.6.Measure G was the San Benito County Roads, Transportation Safety and Investment Plan Transactions and...
Jose “Omar” Rodriguez decisively won the San Benito County Superior Court Judge No. 2 election Nov. 6. He will occupy the judge’s seat formerly occupied by longtime Judge Harry Tobias, who will retire at the end of...
City Councilmember, Jim Gillio won an election night upset against District 4 incumbent Supervisor, Jerry Muenzer.Gillio received 2,104 votes and 74.14 percent of the vote with all precincts reporting, but provisional ballots and...
In a major upset in the city elections on Tuesday, Nov. 6, newcomer Rolan Resendiz unseated two-term Councilmember for District 2, Mickie Solorio Luna.The campaign was contentious, with Resendiz’s past and allegations of...
The mayoral race in Hollister was crowded this election, with incumbent Ignacio Velazquez facing opposition from former council member and county planning commissioner Gordon Machado and vocal resident, Keith Snow. Velazquez managed a significant victory on Nov...
Last Thursday at the Salinas Sports Complex, the Hollister Haybalers’ bid for a share of a Pacific Coast League Gabilan Division championship fell short following a drubbing from the Palma Chieftains, 49-28. But the season isn't over...
A trio of fresh faces will join the Hollister School District’s Board of Education at a time where the governing body is in the process of selecting a new superintendent. Challengers Carla Torres-Deluna, Stephen Kain and Jan Grist...
The future is bright for Gavilan College with the passing of a $248 million bond measure Nov. 6 as well as the election of three new members to its governing body. A combined 57 percent of voters in...

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South County’s Cain Velasquez gets Hall of Fame nod

Before he became a UFC heavyweight world champion, Cain Velasquez was mastering his craft in NCAA wrestling matches at Arizona State University, where he...

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Police arrest one, seek one in armed robbery

Police arrested one suspect for robbing a Hollister liquor store at knifepoint, and are asking for the public’s help identifying a second...