COVID: Monterey, San Benito, Santa Cruz Health Officers Join Calls To Mask Indoors Amid Delta VariantHealth officers in the Monterey Bay area joined others across the state urging people to again wear masks at indoor public places, as the delta variant drives rising COVID-19 cases among the unvaccinated.
Fire Danger: Cal Fire Suspends Burn Permits For Monterey, San Benito CountiesStarting Monday, Cal Fire is suspending all burn permits for outdoor residential burning within the State Responsibility Areas of Monterey and San Benito counties.
3.4 Earthquake Shakes Area South Of GilroyAn small earthquake shook an area south of Gilroy Wednesday morning along the Monterey-San Benito county line.
3.4, 3.0 Magnitude Earthquakes Shake San Juan BautistaA small earthquake measuring 3.4 magnitude shook an area of San Benito County Wednesday, followed by a second quake.
3.4 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Near Gilroy, San Juan BautistaA minor earthquake registering 3.4 magnitude struck an area along near the San Benito-Monterey County line Wednesday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Fire Season Begins In Monterey, San Benito CountiesCal Fire has declared that fire season has started in Monterey and San Benito counties effective 8 a.m. Monday.
Coronavirus Patients Moved To San Francisco For TreatmentTwo coronavirus patients from another county were transferred Monday to the Bay Area for treatment, San Francisco health officials have announced.
CHP Arrests Suspect In Highway Projectiles Cases In Monterey, San Benito CountiesThe California Highway Patrol has made an arrest in its investigation into projectiles launched at vehicles in Monterey and San Benito counties.
Magnitude 3.7 Quake Strikes South Of Hollister On Loma Prieta AnniversaryA magnitude 3.7 earthquake struck San Benito County Thursday morning, as the region marks 30 years since the devastating Loma Prieta Earthquake.
Early Morning Magnitude 3.8 Earthquake Strikes Near Hollister A magnitude 3.8 earthquake struck San Benito County early Friday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Young Children Die In Rural San Benito County FireThe bodies of four people -- including two small children -- were discovered in the burned out remains of a camping trailer by Calfire crews battling wildfires in rural San Benito County.
Suspected Bobcat Captured After Prowling Houses In San Benito CountyThe bobcat entered one house through sliding glass doors while the occupants were showering.
Early Morning 4.0 Earthquake Strikes San Benito CountyResidents of the Central Coast were jolted awake after a magnitude 4.0 earthquake struck early Friday morning.
2 Earthquakes Strike San Juan Bautista In 10-Minute Span, Shaking Felt In South BayTwo earthquakes struck within a 10 minute span near the town of San Juan Bautista in San Benito County late Wednesday night, according to the U.S. Geological Survey's automated seismograph alert network.
Reward Offered For Information Leading To Shooter Of Great Blue Heron In HollisterA $5,050 reward has been offered by a wildlife group for information leading to the arrest of the person who shot a Great Blue Heron in Hollister last week.