Reservoir in Pinnacles National Park. Photo by Carmel de Bertaut.

Pinnacles National Park names new superintendent

Blanca Alvarez Stransky brings 34 years of experience with the National Park Service.

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Community Opinions

COMMUNITY OPINION: An elected official speaks out about the elected

Recent meetings of the Hollister City Council and San Benito County Board of Supervisors have shown a lot of bad behavior by some of our elected. We should look to understand why, and ask participants to do better.

Photo provided by Hollister Police Department.

Police / Fire

Police seek help in locating possible cop impersonator

Resident stopped by unmarked, white Ford Crown Victoria. HPD said there are no vehicles like that in its fleet.

Shari Stevenson comes from a family of veterans. She is dedicated to serving all vets in San Benito County. Photo by John Chadwell.

BL Special Report

Shari Stevenson fights for vets

She first became aware of PTSD and Agent Orange as a teen. When her two sons joined the military, she learned what benefits would be available after their service. Now she serves all vets in San Benito County for the Veterans Administration.