Bailee Nelson, Miss San Benito County Rodeo 2014 (at left) with Annie Tobias, the 2013 queen.

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Nelson is Miss San Benito Rodeo 2014

Bailee Nelson wins Miss San Benito County Rodeo 2014


Rosen Alvin “Pop” Batrez 1934-2014

Rosen Alvin "Pop" Batrez passed away at St. Louise Regional Hospital, Gilroy, CA on June 6th at the age of 80 years. A native of Kersey, Colorado, Rosen has been a resident of San Benito County since 1975. He worked as a Professional Machinist for Teledyne for 48 years until his retirement, at which time



New EPA regulation could hasten demise of coal-fired power plants

Cleaner natural gas power plants expected to supplant gross polluting coal power plants