Novel Coronavirus. Photo courtesy of Centers for Disease Control.


June 26 coronavirus roundup for San Benito County

198 people have tested positive since February, 14 are active patients, 182 have recovered; Supervisors Botelho and Hernandez to host June 30 virtual focus group; CDC eliminates age as risk factor.

SBC Behavioral Health. File Photo.


Behavioral Health provides updates on available services

Department has implemented safety protocols and physical distancing measures.


San Benito County Amateur Radio Association Field Day set for June 27-28

This year, hams from San Benito County will use the radio stations set up in their homes or taken to their backyards and other locations to operate individually.

San Benito County interim Public Health Officer Dr. David Ghilarducci. Photo provided.


Q&A: Dr. David Ghilarducci talks about COVID-19 in the county

Over 80 infections were reported from June 1-21, according to county reports.

Hollister School District offices on Cienega Road. File photo.

Education / Schools

HSD Board of Trustees approves reopening plan

First day of instruction is Aug. 17.

Gavilan College campus in Gilroy. Photo by Robert Eliason.

Education / Schools

Gavilan College making headway on budget deficit

The school has halved its projected shortfall; board of trustees is weighing more cuts.