Novel Coronavirus. Photo courtesy of Centers for Disease Control.


Week of Oct. 1 coronavirus roundup for San Benito County

7,096 people tested positive, 95 are active patients, 6,930 have recovered and 71 have died; the county's 7-day positive rate is 2.8%.

San Benito County Fair. Photo by Robert Eliason.


San Benito County Fair schedule

Attendees are asked to take health and safety precautions.

Dylan Perry (white tshirt) and Brendan Sigourney (black t-shirt). Photo by Robert Eliason.

Sports & Recreation

San Benito High Water Polo staying afloat post-COVID restrictions

The team is working to find its rhythm in the water.

Courtney Evans hugs with Dalila Epperson after the jury did not come up with a verdict on Sept. 30. Photo by Noe Magaña.

Police / Fire

Jury finds Hollister resident guilty of resisting arrest, not guilty of trespassing

Courtney Evans was arrested on Dec. 15 when she refused to wear a mask during a Board of Supervisors meeting.

Immunity for Community cards will be dispersed throughout the county during the month of October. Those completing their vaccinations will be eligible for one of three $500 prizes. Photo by Noe Magaña

News Release

Community Foundation For San Benito County Sponsors COVID-19 Vaccine Incentive Raffle

A coalition of a dozen San Benito agencies and nonprofits organize the "Immunity for Community Raffle".