Hazel Hawkins Memorial Hospital. File photo.


Hazel Hawkins Memorial Hospital re-implements COVID-19 protective measures

Hospital takes action in response to increase in cases.

San Benito County Official Seal. Courtesy of San Benito County

Government / Politics

Public Health Officer orders county to close certain activities

Certain sectors to close at 11:59 p.m. Friday, July 10.

Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

Police / Fire

Law enforcement responds to fires and illegal fireworks over Fourth of July weekend

Several agencies see an uptick in citations.

Gavilan College Superintendent and President Kathleen Rose. File photo.

Community Opinions

COMMENTARY: Reflections and Renewal—the Way Forward

Superintendent/President Kathleen Rose writes about the past school year and looks ahead to the future.

The Betabel node off Highway 101. File photo by Robert Eliason.

Government / Politics

PORC misses filing deadline for referendum petition against Betabel Project

29 acres are now zoned commercial thoroughfare (C-1).

Novel Coronavirus. Photo courtesy of Centers for Disease Control.


July 8 coronavirus roundup for San Benito County

304 people have tested positive since February, 44 are active patients, 258 have recovered; certain business sectors in SBC ordered to close; Great Plates Delivered program expected to end July 10.