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Kern County invites community to provide input on redistricting process at Monday meeting

November 5, 2021 / By

Kern County is holding another redistricting public hearing and is seeking community input as the County reviews updated map drafts.

The Department of Pesticides and Regulation holding pesticide notification system webinars

November 2, 2021 / By

The Department of Pesticides and Regulation (DPR) will be conducting a series of public webinars and workshops as part of the process to develop a statewide pesticide notification system.

CSUB and partners continue hosting vaccine clinics on campus through month of November

October 28, 2021 / By

CSUB announced it is offering a free COVID-19 vaccine clinic, with its partners of Kern Family Health Care and Kern Medical, every Wednesday through Nov.

Kern County to discuss Tuesday proposed maps for redistricting

October 25, 2021 / By

Kern County is holding a redistricting hearing Tuesday, and the Board of Supervisors will discuss the proposed maps that outline new district lines.

Local homeless shelter holds coat drive as winter months begin

October 22, 2021 / By

With the winter months upon us, homeless shelters are anticipating an influx of residents seeking refuge from the cold.

Governor expands drought emergency statewide

October 21, 2021 / By

Following the second driest year on record and with near record low storage in California’s largest reservoirs, Governor Gavin Newsom issued a proclamation Tuesday that extends the drought emergency statewide and further urging Californians to step up their water conservation efforts as the western U.S.

CAPK holding COVID-19 vaccine clinics at Head Start facilities

October 20, 2021 / By

Community Action Partnership of Kern and Kern County Public Health will be holding COVID-19 vaccination clinics around Kern County over the next two weeks.

CAPK’s Head Start programs accepting applications

October 16, 2021 / By

Although there have previously been long waiting lists for Head Start programs in Kern, space is now available as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Indigenous Resistance Day celebrated with vaccination clinic

October 15, 2021 / By

Article written by Alfonso J Sierra, Assosciate Editor at El Popular. Original story in Spanish translation can be found on El Popular’s website.

Health officials announce 340 more cases of COVID-19

October 14, 2021 / By

The Kern County Public Health Department confirmed Wednesday 340 new cases of COVID-19 in Kern, brining the total to 132,826.