Voting station on Nov. 3, 2020 at the San Benito County Elections Office. Photo by Noe Magaña.

Government / Politics

Election 2020: Initial Results

There are approximately 3,974 ballots left to be counted.


Fire burning 100k tons of compost

Investigation to likely begin on Monday.

Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

News Release

Fire activity in the area of 5500 Frazier Lake Road

Large amount of embers leaving the area in a south westerly direction.

Spring Grove students are socially distanced in class on first day back to in-person instruction. Photo courtesy of Spring Grove.

Education / Schools

Spring Grove School open for in-person instruction

With split a.m. and p.m. cohorts, 709 students return to the classroom.

Novel Coronavirus. Photo courtesy of Centers for Disease Control.


Nov. 6 coronavirus roundup for San Benito County

1,499 people have tested positive since February, 41 are active patients, 1,443 have recovered and 15 have died; the county's current positivity rate is 2.9%.