San Benito County Official Seal. Courtesy of San Benito County

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San Benito County Resource Management Agency moves forward on three road projects

County also set to resume $6.6 million Hospital Road project.

In 2020, approximately 275 wildland fires burned nearly 200,000 acres of Bureau managed land in California. Photo courtesy of Cal Fire.


CalFire and the Hollister Fire Department are ready

Agencies tell homeowners how to prepare for what could be the driest, hottest fire season on record.

Jefferson School students. Back row; Jake Volmer, Kathy Miramontes. Middle row: Daniel Miramontes, Justin Delgado and Atticus Ortez-Salas. Front; Kassandra Mirmontes. Photo by Carmel de Bertaut.


Local rural school holds end-of year ceremony for six students

They had been receiving in-person instruction since January.

A shirtless resident shelters from the sun under the Pacheco's Liquors and Mart on June 16. Photo by Noe Magaña.


Hollister Cooling Centers will not be open this week

The San Benito County Free Library has been designated as a cooling center in previous years.

Zeke Lopez at Bulldog Boxing Gym. Photo by Robert Eliason.


Hollister’s Bulldog Boxing Gym loses its home

After receiving an eviction notice, owner Zeke Lopez aims to find a new building.