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Storms dust peaks with snow

Calmer weather days are predicted over the next week as San Benito County looks to dry out from a series of storms

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Storms dust peaks with snow

Calmer weather days are predicted over the next week as San Benito County looks to dry out from a series of storms

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Police / Fire

San Benito River rise above flood stage prompts warnings

Flash flood watch continues in San Benito County, as the San Benito River rose above flood stage

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Housing / Land Use

Pacheco Creek rise Sunday prompts another flood warning, evacuation order

Pacheco Creek near Dunneville had surpassed the 12-foot flood stage by early Sunday afternoon, with more flooding expected

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Government / Politics

Students protest on inauguration day

A dozen San Benito High School students skipped a class on Friday to discuss their hopes for the next four years

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Police / Fire

More flooding, evacuations in Lovers Lane area

Rains again swell Pacheco Creek, prompting emergency crews to evacuate residents, livestock

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Officials offer update on county flooding

Office of Emergency Services is asking residents affected by the flooding to fill out a survey to gather information on damage and losses

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Scouts fill sandbags ahead of another wet week

The National Weather Services predicts more rounds of wet weather in San Benito County from midweek through next weekend

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Agriculture

Officials seek state of emergency designation for county

County also issues water contamination alert for homes on Lovers Lane, Frye Lane, and San Felipe Road to Shore Road because of flooding

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Agriculture

Recent rain helps drought, but conservation is still key

Water Conservation Manager Shawn Novack said the county is above the rainfall pace for an average year, but local groundwater basins may need years to recharge

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Police / Fire

Community rallies to help flood victims

Outpouring of support for residents, animals in the wake of evacuations during flooding

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Police / Fire

Flooding forces evacuations, road closures on Lovers Lane

Evacuation center set up in downtown Hollister for residents who chose to leave their homes; San Felipe closed between Highway 152 and Fairview

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Localized flooding reported in county

Another wet week ahead is predicted for San Benito County

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County bracing for heavy rainfall this weekend

Powerful storm expected to drench San Benito County through Monday

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Weather alert issued for San Benito County

Gusty, wet storm expected to impact the region on Thursday