Brittany Moore. Photo by Katie Munzer.

News Release

Brittany Moore wins Miss San Benito Rodeo 2022

The San Benito High School graduate is now attending Cal Poly San Luis Obispo.

Mike, Elin, and Frank O'Connell. Photo by Corissa King.

Business / Economy

Hollister says farewell to Ranchers Feed after nearly 45 years

Owner Mike O’Connell set to retire following sale.

Jake Bourdet Team Roping. Photo Courtesy of Kristy Bourdet.


Saddle Horse Show and Rodeo is a family affair

The Mitch Bourdet Family has been competing for 37 years.

Lilly Mendonsa. Photo courtesy of Lilly Mendonsa.

Sports & Recreation

District 4 sends two junior high rodeo kids to nationals

Emery Sparling and Lilly Mendonsa compete for the title in Iowa.

Supervisor Mark Medina (middle) announced at the May 25 meeting he was resigning. Photo by Noe Magaña.


San Benito County Supervisors hold on filling vacancy

Mark Medina’s District 1 seat can be filled through a special election or an appointment by the governor.

A shirtless resident shelters from the sun under the Pacheco's Liquors and Mart on June 16. Photo by Noe Magaña.


Hollister Cooling Centers will not be open this week

The San Benito County Free Library has been designated as a cooling center in previous years.

San Benito High School Superintendent Shawn Tennenbaum presenting the award to Heidi Andrade. Photo by Carissa King.


SBHS Students speak on what it’s like to be part of the LGBTQ community

LGBTQ flag raised to commemorate Pride Month.