Commander Tomas Corral. Photo courtesy of SBC Sheriff's Office.

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Local law enforcement officer graduates from FBI National Academy

Commander Tomas Corral was one of two hundred and forty-seven law enforcement officers from 47 states and the District of Columbia.

Photo courtesy of Caltrans District 5.

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Caltrans announces updated timeline State Route 198 re-opening

Target date of a complete reopening is estimated to be early May 2023.

Jesus Garcia. Photo by Robert Eliason.

Children and Youth

San Juan Elementary graduates its first Guitars Not Guns class

The free program helps students learn basic skills and receive their own guitar.  

Michael Parsons.


Local election official receives highest state certification

Michael Parsons certified as a State Registration Election Official.

At least three flood events have devastated northern San Benito County since January, and more are predicted to come. Photo by John Chadwell.


County waives fees to help property flood victims

San Benito supervisors approve up to $75,000 in waivers for 50 residents affected by floods to ease reconstruction efforts.