Government / Politics

COMMENTARY: San Benito County incarceration rate higher than California, and nation in most cases

With 5 percent of the world’s population but more than a quarter of the world's prisoner population, the U.S. needs to seek enlightened policies to address social problems without an intense reliance on prison and over-policing

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Art & Culture

El Teatro Campesino Offering Workshop This Weekend

On Saturday, Sept. 17 and Sunday, Sept. 18, El Teatro will host free workshop at Sunnyslope School in Hollister

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Police / Fire

Man struck and killed while crossing 156 in San Juan

33-year-old San Jose resident was allegedly crossing the highway by not using a crosswalk