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

News Release

Bureau of Land Management lifts most central California seasonal fire restrictions 

Restriction lift includes lands managed in San Benito County.

Photo provided by Red Cross.

Police / Fire

Red Cross offering free smoke alarm installation in Hollister

Nov. 23 event will also provide fire-prevention information.

A Red Cross worker installs a smoke alarm. Photo provided.

Nonprofits

Red Cross to install free smoke alarms in San Juan Bautista homes on October 27

American Red Cross of the Central Coast to provide in-home fire preparedness education and earthquake preparedness education.