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Police / Fire

Hollister Police seek information on assault

Hollister Police Department have identified the approximate date and time a crime occurred and are asking for assistance in identifying the suspect.

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Here’s to 2018!

Community support for local news and investigative reporting has reached an all time high during this fall's Pledge of Champions Campaign. That means an exciting year ahead for local in-depth journalism.

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Congratulations, you did it! Your donations have surpassed our Pledge of Champions $38,000 goal.

Thanks to you, BenitoLink reached its full match goal of $38,000! Donations of all sizes have come in, making it the most successful Pledge of Champions campaign yet.

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San Benito Lifestyle

BenitoLink moves in on $38,000 goal!

So far, the community has donated $37,500 to support BenitoLink's full match up to $38,000.

Cupertino Electric Senior Vice-president Bruce Baxter (left) and Lori Arnold with CASA surrounded by backpacks.

Children and Youth

A local family disrupts tradition with a new kind of Christmas

Cupertino Electric VP Bruce Baxter's family put some thought into it and made their own Christmas memory.

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We’re reaching our goal!

Thanks to you, our community members who value high quality and in-depth news and information, BenitoLink starts closing in on its goal of $38,000!

Martha Metzger was a professional singer who performed in the United States and abroad.

Art & Culture

Metzger Scholarship applications available

Applications can be picked up at San Benito County high schools. Deadline to turn in to schools is Friday, March 2, 2018.

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Pledge of Champions is made of individuals like you

Community members let us know that they appreciate what BenitoLink brings to the community.

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Police / Fire

Coffee with a Cop comes to Hollister

Hollister-Gilroy CHP invites community members to an open conversation about increased traffic on local roadways and other topics of interest.

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Government / Politics

Why should I pay for news?

Benitolink is nonprofit news fueled by its own community. Your support is what makes it all happen.

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BenitoLink is community-based news at its best

Pledge of Champions is off to a good start with community members getting behind their local news source. And that community spirit is what makes it all work.


Police / Fire

Update: Pedestrian killed on Highway 25, Nov. 9 is identified

Updated Information: Hollister Police Department identify victim of possible hit and run as Kathy Haro, 56. HPD requests information on the incident which occurred approx. 9:30 p.m. Nov. 9 on Highway 25 at Meridian in Hollister

Bernie Ramirez smiles for the camera as crews put up banners around town

San Benito Lifestyle

Hollister Banners: an effective reminder locals are serving our country today

Bernie Ramirez brought home an idea that helps remind Hollister residents that we have community members serving today

Terry (left) and Gary Carlisle were on hand to great customers visiting the newly renovated McDonald's.

Business / Economy

McDonald’s in Hollister reopens after huge upgrade 

It was a busy day inside the McDonald's restaurant at the north end of town. The owners were there sharing the day with customers.

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Government / Politics

BenitoLink gets $28,000 NewsMatch offer

NewsMatch, is "interested in informing the public and holding those in power accountable". It will provide an additional $28,000 in matching funds for Pledge of Champions Nov.1 kick-off