Beyond Kern

Amid COVID-19, the need for governments to take on a racial equity lens is critical

May 20, 2020 / By

Tension between Salinas City residents and Salinas City governing leaders was overwhelmingly high six years ago.

74-year-old detainee dies at Mesa Verde

May 19, 2020 / By

Choung Won Ahn, who had been held at the Mesa Verde Detention Facility in Bakersfield since Feb.

United Way Kern County receives $1.3 million, begins relief fund to help vulnerable populations during pandemic

May 13, 2020 / By

United Way of Kern County has received a $1.3 million gift from an anonymous donor, and those funds will assist non-profit organizations doing relief work to help vulnerable residents who have been financially affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

The 2020 Census is Hiring in Kern County

May 12, 2020 / By
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The deadline to complete the 2020 Census is a little more than six months away and the U.S.

Kern County Public Health says Governor’s stay-at-home order is still in place

May 4, 2020 / By

The Kern County Public Health Department on Monday said at a press conference the Governor’s stay-at-home order is still in place.

Call to all seniors: Local radio station honors Class of 2020 graduates with on-air, online campaigns

April 28, 2020 / By

Despite graduations across the state being cancelled, FORGE Radio Network is honoring the graduating class of 2020 with an on-air and online campaign.