Monkeypox. Photo courtesy of the CDC.

News Release

First case of monkeypox diagnosed in San Benito County

Officials say the individual is under the care of a medical provider, in isolation, and in good condition.

Aromas-San Juan Unified School District Board of Trustees. Photo by Robert Eliason.

Education / Schools

Aromas-San Juan Unified Schools superintendent resigns

The search for Michele Huntoon’s replacement is underway.


COLUMN: Road Warriors close ranks to fight wildfire danger

San Juan Canyon residents write about their efforts to protect their community and maintain an accessible road for emergency services.

Hollister City Council voted a one-year memorandum of understand with the Economic Development Corporation of San Benito County with a 90-day termination clause. Photo of the monitor screen in the chambers by John Chadwell.

Business / Economy

Hollister council gives Economic Development Corporation another chance

In 2021 the city terminated its agreement with the county agency. This year the mayor tells the EDC to focus on the airport area.