Photo courtesy of San Benito Farm Housing.

Health

Farmworkers face COVID, heat wave and wildfire smoke

SBC Office of Emergency Services provides N95 masks to guard against unhealthy air quality.

Hollister Police Department. File photo by Joshua Miller.

Police / Fire

Police arrest suspect for vandalism

HPD said damage to city camera system at Briggs Building in excess of $1,300.

Special Ed teachers Monique Armstrong-Land and Jesus Godoy. Photo provided by Chamberlain's Youth Services.

Nonprofits

Keith Thompson Non-Public School welcomes new teachers for the school year

Chamberlain's Youth Services writes that Monique Armstrong-Land and Jesus Godoy will bring a vast amount of knowledge and talents to the classroom.

Company-sponsored park in Neenah, Wisconsin. Photo provided by Kollin Kosmicki.

Column

COLUMN: Business sponsorship program could vastly improve local parks

District 2 Supervisor candidate Kollin Kosmicki writes that San Benito County should do more to encourage local businesses to sponsor park offerings as a way to help fund improvements.

Local author Terry Butler. Photo courtesy of Terry Butler.

Art & Culture

Terry Butler and his Crooked Ladder

Hollister author publishes a first volume of collected stories.

Novel Coronavirus. Photo courtesy of Centers for Disease Control.

Health

Sept. 3 coronavirus roundup for San Benito County

1,146 people have tested positive since February, 12,676 tested in total, 92 are active patients, 1,046 have recovered and eight have died.

Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

Police / Fire

Sept. 3 fire watch for San Benito County

SCU Lightning Complex at 391,578 acres burned and 78% contained.