San Benito County Local News


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05/08/2024
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State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Thurmond recently announced that San Benito High School District is one of 14 school districts in the state to have earned a 2024 California Green Ribbon Schools award.

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05/08/2024
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The Centers of Disease Control and Prevention issued a food safety alert regarding an E. coli outbreak linked to organic walnuts sold in bulk by Gibson Farms, Inc., of Hollister.

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05/07/2024
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The nonprofit Youth Alliance celebrated youth leadership with the community on May 2 in a gathering called Youth Rising.

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05/07/2024
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The 12th annual UnSCruz event, a four-day bounty of free style art projects, oddball vehicles, tricycles, motorized gizmos, outlandish costumes, food and drink extravaganzas, music, dance and more unfolded May 2-5 at the San Benito County Fairgrounds.

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05/07/2024
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Hollister City Council voted unanimously to renew its wastewater treatment plant operations agreement with its current contractor. Negotiations for a shorter term agreement will continue.

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05/07/2024
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The rain began on May 5, just before the Hollister Downtown Association’s annual Wine & Beer Stroll started, and it lasted just until the event was over and the participants were packing up and leaving.

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05/06/2024
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Residents can look up their local representatives by entering addresses.

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05/06/2024
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San Benito County’s nonprofit news organization is in line to win $10,000 in Next Challenge’s Public Choice Award.

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05/06/2024
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Among its Leadership Council are San Benito County Supervisor Angela Curro and Hollister City Manager David Mirrione.

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05/06/2024
Image for display with article titled Hollister School District Teachers Call for Lower Class Sizes

During public comment at the April 23 board meeting, seven speakers addressed classroom sizes for kindergarten and first grade.

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05/04/2024
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The Community FoodBank Board of Directors announced the resignation of Sarah Nordwick as the Chief Executive Officer,

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05/04/2024
At many universities across the country, graduation for the Class of 2024 will feel more like making it through airport security than a procession through a free-flowing campus green or a cheering stadium crowd.

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05/04/2024
More than half of the U.S. House supports a bill to extend the funds, but it can’t get out of committee.
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