Proposed Strada Verde project site. Photo by Alexii of the Amah Mutsun Tribal Band and provided by Mary Hsia-Coron.

Community Opinions

COMMUNITY OPINION: Warning against Strada Verde developer

Preserve Our Rural Communities Secretary Mary Hsia-Coron writes about receiving a warning letter about Newport Pacific Land Company and their involvement with a Reno residential development.


Business / Economy

COMMENTARY: Measure J Campaigns — Grassroots vs. Astroturf

Comparision of San Benito's Campaigns For and Against Measure J

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Government / Politics

San Benito Rising Files Ballot Signatures To Ban Fracking In County

Group presents petition signatures to County Elections Office

San Benito Rising's Members with their Mascot, Connie Condor

Government / Politics

Locals Attend Sacramento Anti-Fracking Rally

A bus load of residents from New Idria, Tres Pinos, Hollister, San Juan and Aromas joined thousands of other Californians in an anti-fracking rally at Sacramento on March 15.

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Rally to Protect San Benito County from Fracking

Residents Plan Rally to Protect Pinnacles and Endangered Condors