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Q&A: Traco Matthews is appointed to California’s Racial Equity Commission

August 3, 2023 / By
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Governor Gavin Newsom announced his appointments to the first Racial Equity Commission for the State. Among his appointments is Bakersfield’s local, Traco Matthews.

Newsom announces funding for undocumented farm workers filing labor complaints

July 28, 2023 / By
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Governor Gavin Newsom launched a pilot program to assist undocumented farmworkers with legal assistance for state labor investigations.

Independent Living Center of Kern County hosts annual ADA Conference

July 21, 2023 / By
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On July 26th this year, there will be a conference hosted by the Independent Living Center of Kern County in honor of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) being signed into law on that same day back in 1990. 

Sikh Community Set to Welcome New Temple in Delano

July 19, 2023 / By
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Coming late 2023 to early 2024, the Delano Sikh community plans to start construction of their brand-new Sikh temple.

The Arts Council of Kern with the help of a local artist has made a survey asking for community input

July 7, 2023 / By
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Wednesday, June 21st, was the Arts Council of Kern’s (ACK) press conference in front of the Kern County Museum to announce the start of their new Intersections project.

Kern County’s first confirmed case of St. Louis Encephalitis Virus

July 7, 2023 / By
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Summer is here, and everyone is ready to be outside. Sadly so are the mosquitoes, and the first human case of the St.