The head of the county fair has announced her resignation taking effect in November, and the district's board has appointed an interim CEO, according to a statement released Monday.
An endangered female California condor chick took flight from a nest this week in Pinnacles National Park for the first time in more than 100 years. The historic flight was under close watch of her parents, both of whom were released into the wild through a partnership between the National Park Service and Ventana Wildlife Society.
Council members Monday approved a library impact fee for new developments in the City of Hollister.
Scarecrows have invaded San Benito Street! Or at least the window of one downtown storefront.
Gavilan College has announced winners of this year's Community Spirit Awards, including those from San Benito County.
Luis Valdez, a proud 45-year resident of San Juan Bautista, can’t wait to bring a slice of San Benito County to the nation’s capitol.
Once a year, this extraordinarily rural town in San Benito County celebrates itself.
State Assemblyman Luis Alejo recently presented the Youth Alliance with a California Peace Award.On Aug. 2, at National Night Out, Alejo warded the California Peace Award to the Hollister-based nonprofit organization.According to an announcement from the Youth Alliance:Youth Alliance...
San Benito County supervisors unanimously OK’d $118,000 in taxpayers’ money going to local nonprofits.Supervisors on the consent agenda of last week’s meeting considered 10 separate donations to nonprofits with contracts specifying how organizations will spend money. The highest amount...
Baker is about 1-2 years old, according to Pet Friends. He is a Queensland Heeler (Cattle Dog per Pet Finder) with red merle markings. He is a sweetheart of a dog. He calms down easily after he plays with his toys or with people. Baker was brought in to the local animal shelter in the night box and was listed as a stray. If you are interested in Baker or any of our other canines, call Pet Friends at (831) 634-1191 with your questions. For more, go to

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Color blast in Hollister

The streets of Hollister were alive with blooms of color Saturday, July 28, when more than 400 participants gathered for the first Hollister Wild...

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Former Hollister cop charged in Gilroy incident

Former Hollister Police Officer Chad Browning has been charged with four crimes in relation to an alleged Sept. 9 crime spree that...

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