Health

Study: Life Expectancy in Decline for Middle Aged Whites in Central Valley

16.02.2017 / By

South Kern Sol, News Report, Randy Villegas

BAKERSFIELD, Calif.A recent study shows the death rate among young and middle aged whites in California’s Central Valley has surged to unprecedented rates.

Kern Residents Protest Potential Repeal of the Affordable Care Act

27.12.2016 / By

By Randy Villegas

About a hundred protesters gathered outside of Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy’s office to advocate against the repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as “Obamacare” earlier this week.

Looking Forward to Safe, Clean Water at Arvin High

01.06.2016 / By

By David Acosta

I am a junior at Arvin High School. In all my three years here my peers and I have rarely drank water from the school fountains because the water is contaminated with arsenic.