Category: Local News

Los Banos area local news.

DUI Hit and Run Collision

On February 26, 2012 at approximately 6:59 p.m., the Los Banos Police Department responded to the area of 2nd and Lime Street regarding a hit and run traffic collision.  Officers arrived and contacted the 38-year-old female victim who was suffering…

Suspect Brandishes Knife During Theft

On February 25, 2012 at approximately 9:20 p.m., the Los Banos Police Department responded to a convenience store in the 200 Block of 7th Street regarding a theft. Store employee’s reported the suspect, 19-year-old Christopher Williams was confronted by employees…

Theft from Local Church

On February 21, 2012 at approximately 8:43 a.m. the Los Banos Police Department responded to the 1600 Block of Center Avenue for a report of a burglary to a church. A church representative reported that sometime in the evening, someone…

California Chronicles

Pioneers & Missionaries (1) Presumably, the first Assistant ever assigned to St. Leander’s Church was Father Francisco B. M. Bettencourt, a native Portuguese.  He came to San Leandro on October 1, 1878 and remained there until 1882.  However, I could…

My Pet Corner

By Mariann Chew Cats Spay And Neuter Clinic At 7:30 a.m. on Sunday morning a crowd of Los Banos residents and their cats were waiting for The Los Banos Veterinary Clinic to open.  Once again The Los Banos Volunteers For…

Los Banos High Senior Night Dinner

On Wednesday, February 15th, the Los Banos High School Varsity Basketball team held their senior night dinner before their last regular season home game against Central Valley High.  Los Banos had a win against Ceres with a score of 60-48. …