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Farm workers and supporters rally outside of courthouse to defend voting rights

June 19, 2024 / By
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Edited on 6/21 to reflect a correction. Wonderful Nurseries filed a lawsuit against the Agriculture Labor Relations Board.

Delano rent control measure fails to qualify for November ballot by 150 signatures

June 18, 2024 / By
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So close and yet so far.  After six months of tedious work gathering voter signatures on a petition, proponents of an ordinance calling for rent control in Delano are disappointed. 

CSUB students and community members attend vigil to mourn Palestinian lives

June 18, 2024 / By

Nearly 50 students and community members gathered together to attend a vigil held at Cal State University Bakersfield (CSUB) to mourn and honor the Palestinian lives lost by Israel’s military on June 7. 

High schools in Kern County hope to improve dismal college requirement courses rate

June 17, 2024 / By
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While most high school students are out on summer vacation, school district offices remain open as administrators continue to work and prepare for the new school year which is only a few weeks away. 

Free breakfast, lunch available for Kern County students this summer

June 14, 2024 / By

From now until July 12, the Kern High School District (KHSD) is providing all Kern County students ages two through 18 with free breakfast and lunch every day. 

Christian Clegg talks city priorities, Climate Action Plan, and rising temperatures

June 7, 2024 / By
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Since 2020, Christian Clegg has served as the City Manager of Bakersfield, overseeing daily operations and future budget planning.