Kern County

Housing authority providing financial assistance during COVID-19 pandemic

September 3, 2021 / By

The Kern County Housing Authority is currently accepting applications for their Rent and Utility Assistance Program, a program that provides short-term assistance for rent and/or utility costs.

Kern County to hold public hearing on redistricting

September 2, 2021 / By

Since Kern County is undergoing the process of redistricting this year in accordance with the 2020 U.S.

Kern Sol News looking to hire: staff reporter

August 30, 2021 / By

POSITION: Staff Reporter, Kern Sol News

LOCATION: Kern County, California

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: The South Kern Sol youth media program was launched in 2011 to train young people living in South Kern County in media production skills and to provide a distribution outlet to share their stories with a wider audience.

Kern Sol News looking to hire: project coordinator, reporter

August 30, 2021 / By

POSITION: Project Coordinator and Reporter

LOCATION: Kern County, California

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: The South Kern Sol youth media program was launched in 2011 to train young people living in South Kern County in media production skills and to provide a distribution outlet to share their stories with a wider audience.

Kern County residents speak up against ongoing illegal fireworks

August 3, 2021 / By

Despite being well past the Fourth of July, illegal fireworks have continued to be a pressing issue throughout Kern County.

Arvin City Council approves development of cannabis manufacturing facility

July 21, 2021 / By

The Arvin City Council unanimously approved last week the development of a cannabis manufacturing facility.

The council approved the development agreement between the City of Arvin, FSBT Holdings, and Jam Realty Holdings, the owner of the property, for the development of a commercial cannabis operation, located on South Derby Street.