Hollister Police Department. File photo by Joshua Miller.

Police / Fire

Police arrest man for assault with a deadly weapon

HPD dispatched to the 900 block of Monterey Street on Oct. 21 regarding a suspect brandishing a long piece of metal pipe and trespassing.

File photo by Joshua Miller.

Police / Fire

Hollister police to hold drug take back event

The service is free and anonymous, no questions asked.

Hollister Police Department. Photo by Joshua Miller.

Police / Fire

Hollister police investigate downtown vandalism

Reports of numerous incidents the week of Oct. 1 consisting of red spray paint depicting the word 'worm.'

Hollister Police Department vehicle. BenitoLink photo

News Release

Hollister Police arrest suspect armed with a knife following attack on family members

Suspect hospitalized and facing several felony charges.

Photo provided by UCCE.

Agriculture

University of California Cooperative Extension establishing tri-county Prescribed Burn Association

In partnership with the Resource Conservation District of Monterey County, UCCE of San Benito County recently received a Cal Fire grant to promote the use of prescribed fire in San Benito, Monterey and Santa Cruz counties.

Hollister Police Department. File photo by Joshua Miller.

Police / Fire

Hollister Police Department investigating daytime shooting

Officers dispatched to the area of San Lorenzo Drive for a report of several gunshots fired by multiple suspects.

File photo by Joshua Miller.

Police / Fire

Hollister police arrest robbery suspect

Officers dispatched to the downtown area on report of a man walking around holding a pistol wrapped in a red bandana.

California Highway Patrol. File photo.

Police / Fire

Fatal single vehicle collision on Panoche Road

Occurred west of Little Panoche Road. It is unknown at this time if drug or alcohol impairment was a factor.

Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

News Release

BLM extends vehicle closures for Panoche and Tumey Hills due to fire danger

Extension in place until Nov. 13. Both recreation areas remain open for hiking, hunting and bicycling.

Hollister Police Department. Photo by Joshua Miller.

Police / Fire

Police plan Sept. 26 DUI checkpoint

Officers will be looking for signs of alcohol and/or drug impairment and checking drivers for proper licensing.

Pinnacles Condor Recovery Crew member Gavin Emmons taking 1033 from nest. Photo courtesy of Alacia Welch.

Environment / Nature

Central Coast condors fall victim to Dolan Fire

Two chicks perish, nine free-flying adults remain missing.

Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

Police / Fire

Alert: Broken gas line in Hollister

PG&E has secured the gas leak as of 12:49 p.m. Residents can return home and businesses can resume activities.

A Hollister firefighter rolls up hoses after a structure fire at 2561 Fallon Road on Sept. 14. Photo by John Chadwell.

Police / Fire

Fallon Road fire displaces eight adults, one infant

Preliminary investigation attributes fire to electrical overload.

Davenport during CZU Complex Fire. Photo courtesy of Bureau of Land Management.

Environment / Nature

Bureau of Land Management temporarily suspends target shooting in Central California due to wildland fire danger 

Restriction to remain in effect until further notice.

Pinnacles National Park. File photo.

Environment / Nature

Pinnacles National Park temporarily closes west unit and most hiking trails

Closures in effect until conditions change in relation to wildland fire danger.