(left to right) Devii Rao, Dr. K. Satyanarayan and Dr. Jagadeeswary at the Veterinary University in Bengaluru with beautiful scenes of agricultural life depicted above us on the wall. Photo credit: Daniel George.


Small farmers make big contributions: Dairy production in India

Devii Rao, University of California Cooperative Extension Livestock and Natural Resources Advisor for Santa Cruz, San Benito, and Monterey counties, recounts a recent trip to India


Business / Economy

Ohana Shave Ice plans opening in July

Hollister residents' love for the islands of Hawaii and sweet concoction called shave ice results in successful mobile catering business and soon-to-be downtown store

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Government / Politics

Highway 156 widening slated to begin in 2019

COG Board discusses $48.5 million project

A person sits alone on the bench observing the scenery.


OPINION: How to fight frustrations and find peace of mind

We all must cope with things beyond our control, and inability to do anything about them annoys us enormously. What can we do to avoid or at least mitigate this feeling?

Studying in the Briggs Building

San Benito Lifestyle

Registration open for Gavilan’s Fall classes in San Benito County

A variety of class locations will be available in Hollister and San Juan Bautista