News Release

Community FoodBank of San Benito partakes in ‘Everyone to the Table’ campaign

Campaign aims to raise awareness of the ongoing hunger crisis in California.

Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

News Release

Where to get a flu vaccine in San Benito County

Seven local pharmacies among providers that offer the flu shot.

Graphic by Alex Esquivel

Government / Politics

VIDEO: BenitoLink’s Hollister City Council District 3 candidate forum

The forum included several community questions regarding displaying flags at City Hall, charter cities, transparency and residential development. 

Renee Wells. Photo courtesy of the EDC.

News Release

Economic Development Corporation of San Benito County announces new executive director

Renee Wells takes over as Executive Director and Marc Fontes takes the lead as Business Development Manager.

County Express bus at a Fixed Route stop. Photo provided by COG.

News Release

Local transportation agency releases public survey

Survey is available from through Oct. 29.

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News Release

San Benito County issues Oct. 24 wind advisory

The advisory also urged residents to use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high profile vehicle, and to secure outdoor objects.

San Justo Reservoir August 2021. Photo by Robert Eliason.

Sports & Recreation

Fishermen losing hope of fishing at San Justo Reservoir again

Panetta is still working to secure federal funds to eradicate the invasive zebra mussel.

Novel Coronavirus. Photo courtesy of Centers for Disease Control.


Week of Oct. 22 coronavirus roundup for San Benito County

7,327 people tested positive, 100 are active patients, 7,155 have recovered and 72 have died.

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News Release

Hollister to close roads for annual race

The races start between 6-10 a.m. The start and finish line is at the Veterans Memorial Building.

Joseph Elmhorst and his food truck. Photo by Robert Eliason.

Food / Dining

The Steak Stop Food Truck opens a permanent location

Joseph Elmhorst is aiming to start a trend in Hollister dining options.

Sofia Abonce. Photo by Robert Eliason.

Sports & Recreation

San Benito High field hockey on track to be champions

Games against rivals Christopher and Gilroy high schools will decide the winner.

Photo courtesy of HSD.


COMMENTARY: HSD statement on Rancho San Justo lockdown

Hollister School District Superintendent Erika Sanchez writes that Rancho San Justo students were not in any danger during the Oct. 15 lockdown.

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Constellation of the month: The water constellations

David Baumgartner writes how to spot Aquarius, Piscis Austrinus and Pisces.

File Photo: Elizabeth Zepeda Gonzalez. Photo courtesy of Elizabeth Zepeda Gonzalez.


COMMENTARY: Democratic Central Committee supports Zepeda for supervisor seat

Her resume includes working for the Watsonville Law Center and the Santa Cruz Immigration Project.