Calfire air attack dropping retardant on the Panoche Fire. Photo courtesy of Nick Peters.

Police / Fire

Two wildfires burning in south San Benito County

The two fires are in various stages of containment.

Pat Ricotti Bucking Tractor with Elliot French as bronc rider.  Photo by Rene Rodriguez


Saddle Horse Show Downtown Parade Winners Announced

Winners in a variety of divisions are announced for the annual Saddle Horse Show Downtown Parade.

Rachelle Linda Escamilla. Photo by

Art & Culture

Hollister native invited to the Library of Congress

Poet Rachelle Linda Escamilla has been invited by the Library of Congress Hispanic Division to record her work on July 12.

Hollister City Hall exterior. Photo by Diviana Navarro.

Government / Politics

Hollister City Council off for July Legislative Recess

This is the third summer in which the council has taken a legislative recess.

Photo provided by Jennifer Rodriguez.


Wild Color Run races into Hollister July 28

The race route includes five places participants will run through where different colors are splashed by machines and descend on those passing by.