Mail carrier enters the San Benito County Office of Education on July 21. Photo by Kinsey Canez.

Education / Schools

San Benito County DA: Board of Education did not violate Brown Act

Findings come in response to an investigation following a complaint.

Anzar Fire on July 21, 2022. Photo by Fire Capt. Curtis Rhodes.

Police / Fire

Cal Fire responding to fire in Aromas

Fire is estimated to have burned 104 acres and is 100% contained.

News Release

Bird flu detected in wild birds in California

Centers for Disease Control considers the transmission risk of bird flu to people to be low, but recommends taking basic protective measures.

Photo courtesy of Kollin Kosmicki.

Public Letter

PUBLIC LETTER: Supervisor introduces himself to new constituents

Kollin Kosmicki writes that he believes interacting with constituents is the cornerstone of his role and strives to be accessible to residents.

Anna Lujan holds pictures of herself and her father, Epimenio Morales, at the county's 2021 tribute to people who died of COVID-19. Photo by Noe Maga├▒a.

Health

Older adults still at highest risk for COVID

Vaccines are widely available in San Benito County, with new treatments for the immunocompromised.