Hollister Police Department. File photo by Joshua Miller.

Police / Fire

HPD arrests three for gang-related gun possession

Police said officers located a loaded illegal AR-15 rifle during a traffic stop, and arrested the adult driver and two teenage females for several crimes.

Community members are invited to share their opinions on BenitoLink. Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

Community Opinions

COMMUNITY OPINION: Term limits, a robust community conversation

City Council candidate Tim Burns writes that strong arguments could made for and against term limits, which is precisely why a conversation is needed.

Members of the Coalition to Protect San Benito County rally in front of the San Benito County Superior Court on Sept. 2. Photo by Noe Magaña.

Government / Politics

Judge slightly changes wording of Measure N ballot question

Citizens group brings lawsuit claiming bias.

Novel Coronavirus. Photo courtesy of Centers for Disease Control.


Sept. 4 coronavirus roundup for San Benito County

1,162 people have tested positive since February, 12,818 tested in total, 93 are active patients, 1,061 have recovered and eight have died.

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Police / Fire

Sept. 4 fire watch for San Benito County

SCU Lightning Complex at 396,624 acres burned and 82% contained; excessive heat watch in effect Labor Day weekend.

File photo by Joshua Miller.

Police / Fire

Hollister Police plan DUI checkpoint

Drivers caught driving impaired can expect the impact of a DUI arrest to include jail time, fines, fees, DUI classes, and other expenses that can exceed $10,000.