New teacher Diane Mateus with her basket.

Children and Youth

“Baskets of Learning” for new teachers

Two local nonprofits thank new teachers for choosing Hollister and San Benito County as their place to educate.

San Juan Bautista City Hall

Business / Economy

San Juan Bautista City Council Hires Interim City Manager

The interim city manager will also help council members find and hire a permanent replacement.

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Children and Youth

OPINION: SBHS thanks the county for support of Nash Road closure and bypass

The road closure is designed to improve safety on the 3,000 student campus and create a bypass for vehicles

Instructor Daniels helps a student set up the router for a practice piece of lumber.

Art & Culture

Anzar Woodworking Class open to community

Anzar offers residents the chance to learn basic wood craft skills or learn how to make something as a Christmas gift.

Councilman Jim Gillio said the city would lose millions in property taxes if block is not developed.

Business / Economy

Hollister City Council certifies mayor’s petition, will rescind decision on 400 Block or put on ballot at next meeting

Hollister council passes resolution to certify signatures on petition referendum to stop development of 400 Block and will hear options to either rescind development or put it on upcoming ballot.

Hollister Police Department vehicle was wrecked when it hit an ongoing vehicle during a high speed chase.

Police / Fire

Officer Injured and three arrested after lengthy vehicle pursuit

Police Officer injured by another vehicle while pursuing three women accused of grand theft and stolen property.