The front office at Calaveras School/AAA displays a "Facilities Closed" banner. Photo by Patty Lopez Day.

Education / Schools

HSD Trustees adopt distance learning model for start of school year

Board has final authority over switching to hybrid or full in-person instruction if San Benito County is removed from the state’s COVID-19 monitoring list.

San Benito High School administration building. File photo.

Education / Schools

San Benito High School Trustees approve distance learning plan

First day of school is planned for Aug. 13.

San Benito County Administration Building. Photo by Leslie David.

Government / Politics

San Benito County refining guidelines for COVID-19 penalties

Supervisors split over terms of ordinance.

Photo courtesy of Pixabay.


Former Hollister residents react to Supreme Court DACA decision

Justices rule Homeland Security did not justify repealing Obama-era policy.

Ricky and Lana Villegas. Photo by Carmel de Bertaut.

Art & Culture

San Benito Arts Council curbside fundraiser brings out the community

‘Farm to Your Table’ dinner provides a meal to eat at home.

Novel Coronavirus. Photo courtesy of Centers for Disease Control.


July 22 coronavirus roundup for San Benito County

494 people have tested positive since February, 64 are active patients, 428 have recovered; HSD and SBHS approve full distance learning for start of 2020-21 school year; July 23 Zoom webinar on county's COVID-19 business relief grant program.