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Health officials confirm 12 new COVID-19 deaths

August 18, 2020 / By

The Kern County Public Health Department confirmed Tuesday 12 new COVID-19 deaths in Kern County, bringing the total to 216.

Health officials confirm 218 new COVID-19 cases

August 17, 2020 / By

The Kern County Public Health Department confirmed Monday 218 new COVID-19 cases in Kern County, bringing the total to 26,788 cases.

Judge temporarily blocks GEO’s ability to turn prisons into immigration detention centers in McFaralnd

August 11, 2020 / By

A federal judge ruled Tuesday in favor of a preliminary injunction that blocks GEO Inc.’s and the City of McFarland’s ability to act on permits that would allow GEO to turn two state prisons in McFarland to immigration detention centers.

Health officials confirm 12 more COVID-19 related deaths in Kern

August 11, 2020 / By

The Kern County Public Health Department confirmed Tuesday 12 new COVID-19 related deaths, bringing the total number of deaths to 183.

Bike Bakersfield seeks community input on bike, pedestrian connectivity with survey

August 10, 2020 / By

Bike Bakersfield has partnered with the California Bicycle Coalition (Cal Bike) on the Central Valley Bikeways Project to improve bicycle and pedestrian connectivity in Bakersfield.

FILL OUT THE CENSUS—SECURE THE FUTURE FOR OUR KIDS

August 6, 2020 / By

By Fabiola González, Executive Director of First 5 Fresno County, for Ethnic Media Services

FRESNO, Ca.

U.S. Census Bureau ends counting efforts for 2020 Census a month earlier than expected

August 4, 2020 / By

The U.S. Census Bureau announced Monday it will end its counting efforts for the 2020 Census a month earlier than previously announced.

Health officials confirm 7 more COVID-19 deaths

August 4, 2020 / By

The Kern County Public Health Department confirmed seven new COVID-19 related deaths, bringing the total to 151 deaths in Kern.

Health officials confirm 106 new COVID-19 cases in Kern

August 3, 2020 / By

The Kern County Public Health Department has confirmed 106 new COVID-19 cases in Kern, bringing the total number of cases to 20,651.

CRLA Inc., launches employment rights helpline

July 31, 2020 / By

Workers in California impacted by COVID-19 who may need assistance navigating their employment rights will now have support, following the launch of a helpline this week as part of California Rural Legal Assistance Inc.,