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Community to cultivate to serve farm workers on Migrant Farm Worker Community Appreciation Day

March 11, 2019 / By

Los Angeles-based non-profit is looking for volunteers and donations to help recognize and serve farm workers on the 4th annual Lets.

Wind Wolves Preserve hosts 6th Annual Spring Nature Festival this weekend

March 10, 2019 / By

Wind Wolves Preserve is hosting its 6th annual Spring Nature Festival this weekend.

The annual event features exhibits, food vendors and activities, such as guided hikes, family movie showings, wildlife and wildflower viewings and more.

‘Women have valuable things to say”: South Kern Sol youth reporters speak about International Women’s Day

March 9, 2019 / By

Women across the world have been celebrating International Women’s Day for more than 100 years, beginning in 1914.

‘Most of us didn’t have a chance’: How campaign donors and business leaders took control of a $50 million tax oversight committee

March 4, 2019 / By

BY: Emma Gallegos for South Kern Sol

When Tracy Correa Lopez decided to apply for a spot on the Measure N Citizens’ Oversight Committee, she figured she would make a good candidate.

LGBTQ Youth Summit to take place next month

February 20, 2019 / By

The California Rural Legal Assistance, along with other local organizations, is hosting the LGBTQ Youth Summit next month.

City of Arvin to host tree planting event this weekend

February 8, 2019 / By

The city of Arvin invites the community to partake in a tree planting event.

Participants can plant trees in the community and take a tree home.

National book tour honoring UFW labor leader Larry Itliong kicks off in Delano next month

January 30, 2019 / By

National book tour “Journey for Justice” The Life of Larry Itliong” is kicking off in Delano next month.

Kern High to hold fourth community forum Wednesday regarding student behavior and school climate

January 28, 2019 / By

The community is invited to attend the fourth Kern High School District Community Forum regarding student behavior and school climate in the district.

Central Valley Immigration Collaborative to hold free consultations with immigration attorneys

January 22, 2019 / By

The Central Valley Immigration Collaborative is holding free consultations with immigration attorneys from 4-7 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan.

Bill introduced Thursday grants farm workers the right to apply for legal status

January 17, 2019 / By

Representative Zoe Lofgren and Senator Dianne Feinstein introduced Thursday morning the Agricultural Worker Program Act of 2019, which, if passed, grants farm workers and their families the right to apply for legal status.