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Traffic from Highway 101 merging onto Highway 25. File Photo.

COMMUNITY OPINION: Measure G

For those who queston the wisdom of massive growth.

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Photo courtesy Spring Grove School.

Election 2018: North County Joint Union School District

Two seats are up on the school board that serves North County in San Benito County.

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Business organizations to host "Meet the Candidates" Reception

The San Benito County Chamber of Commerce, Business Council and Hispanic Chamber of the Central Coast are collaborating to host a reception October 18 for the business community to engage candidates for local offices in the November mid-term elections.

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Flags outside the courthouse. A new judge will be elected to the San Benito County Superior Court after the November elections. Photo by Becky Bonner.

Election 2018: San Benito County Superior Court Judge No. 2

Following the June elections, Gregory LaForge and Omar Rodriguez continue on to the November ballot.

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Karen de Sa and Jason Leopold lead discussion on working with sources. Photo by Noe Magaña.

BenitoLink reporters pursue continuing education

Two attend investigative reporting workshop at San Jose State.

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4-H and FFA members sold their animals on Oct. 6 during the Junior Livestock Auction at the San Benito County Fair. Photo by Blaire Strohn.

Livestock auction teaches youth

4-H and FFA members learn the value of hard work and letting go.

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San Benito High School senior Shelby O'Neil is featured on Monterey-Salinas Transit buses for being one of the Monterey Bay Aquarium's Ocean Heroes. Photo courtesy of O'Neil.

San Benito High School senior wins national Girl Scouts' award

Shelby O'Neil, adding to her growing list of honors for her environmental efforts, was one of 10 young women named a National Gold Award Girl Scout this year.

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The Dance Hall is one of the structures at the Historical Park, just outside of Tres Pinos and before Bolado Park.

"Thank you night" celebrates a solid year of financial growth for BenitoLink

Community supported, online nonprofit news organization celebrates another year of growth and its establishment in the community as a trusted news source.

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Artwork by Aromas Hills Artisan Cindy Couling. Provided by Arts Council.

San Benito County Arts Council announces a new exhibition

Community invited to an opening reception of Explorations: Creative Work by the Aromas Hills Artisans at the ARTspace Annex.

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Briggs Building in downtown Hollister. File photo.

Election 2018: Gavilan Community College Trustee Areas 5 and 7

Two seats up on the community college board that serves Santa Clara County and San Benito County.

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San Benito County Courthouse. Photo courtesy of Jim Ostdick.

San Benito Geology: The Great San Benito ShakeOut

This is the first in a series of six monthly articles about the geology of San Benito County. The first topic is earthquake safety, designed to coincide with the Great California ShakeOut statewide drill on Thursday, Oct. 18.

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Briggs Building in Downtown Hollister. File Photo.

Gavilan College announces free enrollment program

Promise Program waives enrollment fees. Over 300 students qualified this fall.

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Translation and childcare services to be offered by Youth Alliance at upcoming Election Forums

Youth Alliance joins BenitoLink and San Benito County Farm Bureau, adding youth perspective and helpful services to upcoming election forums.

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Dr. Ariel Hurtado, third from left, was the only San Benito Health Care District board member who voted against a partnership between hospitals. Photos by John Chadwell.

As partnership talks collapse, Hazel Hawkins financial picture shows serious stress

Rural hospitals are struggling nationwide because of declining insurance reimbursements. Some familiar with HHMH wonder if this is the problem, while others believe management decisions resulted in the hospital’s current state.

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Free Flu Vaccination Clinic at Veterans Memorial Building on October 23

Public Health Services urges residents to get the vaccine ahead of the arrival of influenza season.

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Participants of Saturday's workshop were encourage to look for the signs of human trafficking. Photo by Becky Bonner.

Human trafficking workshop hits close to home

Church holds awareness workshop after arrest of sex trafficker in town.

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28th annual Lights On Celebration comes to downtown Hollister

Locals expected to gather for car display, tree decorating contest.

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Truck and tractors pulls kick off Friday, Oct. 5. Photo courtesy of San Benito County Fair.

Truck and tractors gear up for County Fair

Annual event has been going strong for 38 years.

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