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Agriculture

Community Farm Day at SBHS Saturday

All are invited to the free event at San Benito High School

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Police / Fire

Police make arrest in downtown shooting

Heated argument allegedly prompted shots to be fired; 38-year-old arrested

Police / Fire

Sheriff puts out notice regarding missing person

Anita Manzo-DeFlores was last seen Thursday in Riverview Estates neighborhood

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Business / Economy

Ag association would consider different uses for Pinnacle Hills Golf Course

70-acre site south of Tres Pinos could be used for something other than golf, which has been its main use since 1924

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Business / Economy

New bill calls for reopening of Clear Creek

Congressman Jimmy Panetta and colleagues will try to pass legislation that would once again allow off-roaders access to the area and protect adjacent land by creating a wilderness area

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Government / Politics

City declines fire department’s request to apply for federal grant

Mayor cites concerns that the city may eventually not be able to afford the cost of firefighters hired by the grant, potentially forcing layoffs

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Government / Politics

Council OK’s money for fireworks show

Despite some criticism of last summer's show at the airport, the council agrees to spend $3,600 of general fund money to help pay for the Fourth of July event

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Proposed fly-in doesn’t take off with council

Request to transfer $10,000 to help fund the event does not come to a vote