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Police / Fire

Felon arrested with shot fired during pursuit

The firearm, a Ruger 9mm pistol, was recovered as well as the vehicle that still had the shell casing from the fired bullet inside.

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Police / Fire

2018 Illegal Fireworks Operation

The mission of this operation was to enforce illegal, dangerous fireworks laws and local ordinances.

The 14’s Allstar District Champions. Photo by Monica Sims.

Children and Youth

San Benito Babe Ruth District Champions move on to State

Moving forward, both teams will compete for state titles on Friday, July 6. Other districts in the tournament include Salma, Hanford, Madera, and Lompoc.

Families and members of Gabilan Chapter Kinship Center enjoying the second annual dinner at Jardines de San Juan. Photo by Kathy Tiffany.

Children and Youth

Second annual foster family appreciation dinner

In addition to the dinner, Gabilan Chapter Kinship Center awarded four scholarships to foster and adopted youth from San Benito County this past academic year.

The San Benito County Behavioral Health Department on San Felipe Road in Hollister. A new, larger building is being planned by San Benito County supervisors. Photo by Tom Leyde.

Children and Youth

New building for behavioral health department planned

The department’s new home will be constructed on a lot of about two acres the county purchased, behind the current offices at 1131 San Felipe Road in Hollister.