Hollister police recently rescued an exotic pet parrot that was suffering from numerous complications from ongoing neglect, malnourishment, unsanitary living conditions and lack of clean water, sunlight and ventilation.The brilliant, green-headed colorful bird...
As if poisoning from agricultural pesticides and lead from hunters’ shotgun shells weren’t enough, now the tiny population of California condors in Pinnacles National Park has to worry about drones.Yes, drones.
Fidone was ordered to register as a sex offender within five days of his release, but the county’s Megan’s Law website lists him as “In Violation.” His entry on the sex offender registry does not include a current address or any other updated information.
A contingent of educators from the Moraga School District and UC Davis’ Center For Applied Policy in Education recently visited San Benito High School to observe the co-teaching model used in a number of classes, according to...
The 400-block project on Feb. 4 won City Council permission to use parking spaces in the Briggs Parking Structure for the proposed mixed-use building and community center.The 3-1 council vote allowing the developers...
Rocky’s health vastly improved in the immediate weeks following his departure from his previous owner, police said.
An agenda item that would have allowed recreational cannabis sales within Hollister city limits appeared as a shock to councilmembers and sparked debate among the council, staff and audience.If approved, the measure...
More than 850 participants hit the streets during San Juan Bautista’s Mission 10 Race on Saturday, Jan. 26.The 36th annual race hosted by the Rotary Club of Hollister consisted of four individual races,...
The Local Agency Formation Committee for San Benito County narrowly approved a request from the City of Hollister to annex 49.5 acres.The committee voted to annex the property southwest of Highway 25 and...
Park rangers returned to Pinnacles National Park this week to tackle repairs and maintenance to both manmade and natural features along the spectacular vistas left unattended during the 35-day federal government “shutdown.”The park,...

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