News Release

Cal Fire suspends burn permits in San Benito and Monterey Counties

Agency says current drought conditions have resulted in exceptionally low moisture content in both live and dead vegetation.

Jupiter and Saturn. File photo


Searching the Sky: Time for the planets to shine

Once again, David Baumgartner time travels as he reminds us of how much fun you can have stargazing.

Hazel Hawkins CEO Steve Hannah signed the new vaccination policy. File photo by John Chadwell


Hazel Hawkins Hospital following state orders and requiring staff vaccinations

Hospital will require all staff to be vaccinated by Sept. 30; those who aren’t may be put on leave or terminated.

San Benito County Fair. Photo by Robert Eliason.


San Benito County Fair plans a three-day run- with a few restrictions

The deadline for competition entries is coming up on Sept 9.