Daphne Santos

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Delano’s LGBTQ+ Alliance to hold first Pride Pulga

June 25, 2021 / By

Delano’s LGBTQ+ Alliance is holding a Pride Pulga event on Sunday, June 27 in honor of Pride Month. 

Q&A: McFarland’s new police chief has a vision to establish an ethical, moral police culture and trust among community

March 17, 2021 / By

The McFarland community has had difficulty trusting the local police department; however, the new Chief of Police has plans to change that.

Delano repeals ordinance that fined residents for gathering

February 1, 2021 / By

Just days after it passed, the City of Delano has repealed an ordinance that fined residents for gathering in large groups. 

Taking COVID-19 precautions could help decrease chances of contracting Valley Fever, experts say

January 5, 2021 / By

Some medical experts say taking COVID-19 precautions, such as wearing masks and social distancing, will likely decrease the number of Valley Fever cases.

McFarland athletes who were allowed to begin conditioning now uncertain about season as Kern reverts back to purple tier

November 19, 2020 / By

Since Kern County moved Monday into the most restrictive tier for COVID-19 cases, it is uncertain what will happen with sports teams that have begun particing.

McFarland, Delano communities come together to clean up local lake

October 5, 2020 / By

In the Delano-McFarland area, people enjoy spending their summer days at Lake Woollomes – a 455-acre area where families can have picnics, children can run around, and anyone can enjoy the water, whether they are boating, swimming, or fishing.