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Community FoodBank of San Benito partakes in ‘Everyone to the Table’ campaign

Campaign aims to raise awareness of the ongoing hunger crisis in California.

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Where to get a flu vaccine in San Benito County

Seven local pharmacies among providers that offer the flu shot.

Renee Wells. Photo courtesy of the EDC.

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Economic Development Corporation of San Benito County announces new executive director

Renee Wells takes over as Executive Director and Marc Fontes takes the lead as Business Development Manager.

County Express bus at a Fixed Route stop. Photo provided by COG.

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Local transportation agency releases public survey

Survey is available from through Oct. 29.

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San Benito County issues Oct. 24 wind advisory

The advisory also urged residents to use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high profile vehicle, and to secure outdoor objects.

Hollister Police Department vehicle. BenitoLink photo

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Hollister police arrest juvenile following a high speed chase

Police said the suspect took the parent's vehicle without permission.

Shirley Weber and election office staff. Photo courtesy of SBC Elections Office.

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California’s secretary of state visits Elections Department

Shirley Weber was given a tour of SBC’s election office during her 58-county tour of California.

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Hollister to close roads for annual race

The races start between 6-10 a.m. The start and finish line is at the Veterans Memorial Building.

File photo by Joshua Miller.

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Hollister Police Department to conduct a drug take back event on Oct. 23

Usual methods for disposing of unused medicines such as flushing them down the toilet or throwing them in the trash pose potential safety and health hazards.

County Office Building on Fifth Street in Hollister, which houses the San Benito County Elections Office. Photo by Leslie David.

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Elections office creates Election Observer Panel

The department will also host public testing of election machines.

File Photo. Photo by Noe Magaña.

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Spring Grove student hospitalized following medical emergency

The student is listed in critical condition and has been transported to Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford.   

Events

Great California ShakeOut Drill

SBC urges residents to participate in the annual earthquake drill on Oct. 21 at 10:21 a.m.

Hollister Police Department. BenitoLink photo

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Hollister Police Department investigating overnight burglary

A 'substantial' amount of money was taken from the automatic teller.

Landscape view from Hepsedam Peak looking east towards San Benito Mountain in southern San Benito County. Photo by Ryan O'Dell, courtesy of BLM.

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San Benito County included in Congress’ Monterey Bay National Heritage Area Study Act

The Monterey Bay National Heritage Area Study Act is the first piece of a multi-step process.

Hollister Police Department vehicle. BenitoLink photo

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Hollister conducts river clean up

Police said the event resulted in the removal of over 16 encampments, 14 truckloads of garbage and 1 ton of metal.