Ridgemark resident Lionel Brooks teaches his grandson Zaden how to play golf. Photo by Julia Hicks.

Sports & Recreation

Golfers teeing up at local courses during pandemic

San Juan Oaks and Ridgemark see more players as people look for outdoor activity.

Haze and burned shrubs from the CZU fire. Photo taken on Sept. 14, provided by Devii Rao.


New study to investigate influence of cattle grazing on particulate matter and greenhouse gas emissions from wildfires

Preliminary results expected by the end of August 2021.

Hollister School District Trustee Area 4 candidates Lisa Marks and Rob Bernosky.

Education / Schools

Election 2020: Hollister School District, Trustee Area 4

Robert Bernosky and Lisa Marks campaign during switch to district representation.

Hollister Mayor Ignacio Velazquez said he will call the FBI and other authorities over spoofed robocalls. File photo by John Chadwell.

Government / Politics

Robocalls spoof Hollister mayor’s personal phone number

Ignacio Velazquez says he plans to report the calls to authorities, including the FBI.