Government / Politics

San Benito County extends Rental Assistance Program

Deadline to apply is 5 p.m. on Nov. 30.

Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

Education / Schools

SBC Office of Education highlights results of summer reading program

Local students read a combined total of 19,663,958 words.

Photo provided by American Legion Riders Chapter 69 of Hollister.

San Benito Lifestyle

Veterans hold motorcycle fundraiser

American Legion Riders head out to Pinnacles.

San Benito Foods will be responsible for securing its own wastewater permit. Photo by John Chadwell.

Government / Politics

Hollister Council removes city from responsibility for tomato cannery wastewater

Members terminate industrial water discharge permit granted by regional water board.

San Juan Bautista City Hall. File photo.

Government / Politics

San Juan Bautista passes $3.2 million budget

No salary increases and a 6.8% decrease in expenditures.

Novel Coronavirus. Photo courtesy of Centers for Disease Control.

Health

Nov. 20 coronavirus roundup for San Benito County

1,694 people have tested positive since February, 93 are active patients, 1,586 have recovered and 15 have died; the county’s current positivity rate is 6.3%.