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Violence breaks out in the Nation’s Capital during protest Wednesday

January 8, 2021 / By

What began as a constitutional gathering descended into an evening of chaos. The nation’s senators and representatives were civilly counting the electoral votes when suddenly a group of Trump supporters trespassed into the nation’s Capital.

Governor Newsom to provide cash support to undocumented Californians

January 6, 2021 / By

Governor Gavin Newsom announced a budget proposal to help low-income Californians, including undocumented Californians, through cash payments and is calling for the extension of the state eviction moratorium.

Kern Public Health announces new COVID-19 testing sites

January 6, 2021 / By

The Kern County Public Health announced Wednesday morning new opportunities for COVID-19 testing within Kern County at thefollowing locations:1.

Health officials confirm 608 new COVID-19 cases

January 5, 2021 / By

The Kern County public Health Department confirmed Tuesday 608 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total to 72,878 cases.

Health officials confirm 948 new COVID-19 cases

December 21, 2020 / By

The Kern County Public Health Department confirmed Monday 948 new COVID-19 cases in Kern County, bringing the total to 59,148.

State public health confirms Kern’s ICU capacity is the lowest it’s been since pandemic began

December 14, 2020 / By

As of Sunday, Kern County had 10 Intensive Care Unit beds available, the least amount available since the beginning of the pandemic in March, according to the California Department of Public Health.