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Babe Ruth 14-year-old all-stars win district title

The local squad outlasted its opponents -- and 100 degree temperatures -- to sweep through the district tourney by outscoring foes 45-8

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Rally preparations beginning

Vendor set-up, parking lot closures getting underway in downtown Hollister this week

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Monthly homeless update includes speculation about high-tech recycling center

Jim Rydingsword outlines possibility of recycling center as part of plan to look a homeless from the 'whole person' concept

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Election counting nearly complete

If all goes as planned, primary totals will be available at county website before deadline of June 29

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Water restrictions ease, but drought lingers

Although projected local water supplies are healthy enough to meet water demand over the next three years, the local agencies feel compelled to maintain water conservation targets

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Library promotes adult literacy

Literacy tutors at San Benito County Free Library change lives

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Local law enforcement agencies urge fireworks safety

Public safety agencies, along with the city and county, will increase staffing to cover areas prone to gunshot and fireworks activity

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Nomination window for elected SJB positions opening soon

Four-year terms available for two city council seats as well as the city clerk and treasurer positions

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Community fireworks show moving to Hollister Airport

Annual show being moved from Marguerite Maze Middle School to the airport on July 4

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Community Food Bank purchases permanent home

Community Food Bank now owns its building debt-free; renovation is next

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Carrie Schloss gives a presentation on the interactive tools now available on the Pajaro Compass website.

Pajaro Compass Network launches with community support

The Pajaro Compass Network launched this Thursday morning with a workshop aimed at connecting community members with like-minded peers and potential sources of funding. The PCN also debuted their new interactive web tools at the event.

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George Rose Jr. Honored at Bolado Park's Saddle Horse Show Association Museum

With a top mentor to give him a good start and a lifetime in the saddle, expert horseman George Rose Jr. gets well-deserved recognition.

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Sunday is Final Day of Horse Show and Rodeo

Sunday will be the final day of the annual San Benito County Horse Show and Rodeo at Bolado Park near Tres Pinos

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Saddle Horse Show Rodeo Scenes

Day 1 of the annual event had something for everyone

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Supervisors lament chances of tax measure passage, decide against it

The board said the public seems in no mood to support any new taxes for at least two more years

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Parade heralds return of Saddle Horse Show

Horses, kids, floats and more are part of the annual tradition in downtown Hollister

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Juli Vieira named state senate district woman of the year

President and CEO of the San Benito County Chamber of Commerce was surprised by the proclamation during Thursday's Saddle Horse Show Parade

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Youth Mariachi Group will be performing Friday.

Youth Mariachi Group Performs Friday at Bolado

Mariachi Juvenil Alma de Mexico will be at Bolado Park wine tasting as Saddle Horse Show kicks off

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Local teen wins congressional district art contest

Makayla Magdaleno earned a $3,000 scholarship and a trip to Washington, D.C. for her artistic prowess. Another San Benito High School artist, Isabella Arreola, was awarded honorable mention in the contest

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City council split on vote to add four-year term for mayor on November ballot

Voters had previously decided the mayor should only hold the office for a two-year term

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