Two linemen on a telephone pole. Photo courtesy of Pixabay.


Power shutoffs to hit San Benito County

Around 1,200 residents will be without power from around 10 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 26 until around 2 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 28.

Hollister Police Department. File photo by Joshua Miller.

Police / Fire

Man arrested after car chase and crash

Police said suspect vehicle collided with another that sent both off the road.

Reporter Blaire Strohn wrote agriculture and South County stories for BenitoLink for over two years.


Celebration of Life for Blaire Strohn

Family and friends say farewell.

"The music is recognizable," said director Derek Barnes about the latest San Benito Stage Company teen musical "Leader of the Pack," which debuts Oct. 25. Photos by Becky Bonner.

Art & Culture

New San Benito Stage Company musical coming to Vets Hall

‘Leader of the Pack,’ based on the life and songs of Ellie Greenwich, opens Oct. 25.

SBHS Running back Primo Reyes runs to the end zone in a play that was negated by a holding call on Oct. 18 at a game between the Balers and the Alvarez Eagles. Photo by Noe Magaña.

Sports & Recreation

Balers remain unbeaten in league play

Defensive stand on the 1-yard line and an interception give team a comfortable lead heading into second half.

The Briggs Building in downtown Hollister, where Gavilan College offers courses. Photo by Noe Magaña.

Education / Schools

Measure X committee meets in Hollister

Talk focuses on proposed Gavilan College campus in San Benito County.