Novel Coronavirus. Photo courtesy of Centers for Disease Control.


May 14 coronavirus roundup for San Benito County

Fifty-nine confirmed cases since February, four of which are active, 53 recovered; state offers disaster relief to undocumented adults ineligible for other forms of assistance; county supervisors to host May 15 manufacturing webinar; essential worker photo exhibition planned May 15-17.

Photo courtesy of Water Resources Association San Benito County.

Environment / Nature

Keeping an eye on the water supply

Shawn Novack with the Water Resources Association writes that the biggest water user in the residential sector for this time of year is landscape irrigation.

San Benito High School junior Yvette Fragozo performing "Pelea de Gallos" on "Tengo Talento, Mucho Talento." Photos provided by SBHS.

Education / Schools

Local teen singer advances on TV talent show

SBHS junior Yvette Fragozo reaches the quarterfinals of "Tengo Talento, Mucho Talento."

The Superior Court of California in San Benito County is located at 450 Fourth Street in Hollister. File photo.


Legal documents to have in times of emergency

Planning that helps deal with the unexpected.

Still image from "Shootout at Tres Pinos," a three-minute film made by local teens Oliver and Finn Cross.

Art & Culture

Tres Pinos brothers take on 72-hour online film slam

Oliver and Finn Cross, 13-year-old twins, create their own Western movie.