File photo by Joshua Miller.

Police / Fire

Hollister Police planning Aug. 22 DUI and license checkpoint

Officers will be looking for signs of alcohol and/or drug impairment with officers checking drivers for proper licensing, delaying motorists only momentarily.

Photo by John Chadwell.

Government / Politics

San Juan Bautista adopts face mask penalties

Hollister to consider citation ordinance next month; county supervisors move on to other business.

Novel Coronavirus. Photo courtesy of Centers for Disease Control.

Health

August 21 coronavirus roundup for San Benito County

918 people have tested positive since February, 10,891 tested in total, 103 are active patients, 810 have recovered and seven have died.

Image courtesy of Cal Fire Incident Map.

Police / Fire

Fires surrounding San Benito County continue to burn

The county is currently holding Bolado Park as an animal evac location in case evacuations become necessary.