How CARB’s ACF rule can transform California

September 17, 2021 / By

On August 26, the California Air Resources Board (CARB) released the first draft of their Advance Clean Fleet (ACF) rule.

ICE continues to transfer inmates despite COVID-19 surge in Kern County

September 14, 2021 / By

As Kern County faces a rise in COVID cases and reaches ICU bed capacity, ICE is putting the lives of detained immigrants and residents in danger because of their decision to transfer inmates during the pandemic.

City of McFarland votes to keep detention facility in San Diego open

September 11, 2021 / By

On Aug. 18, the McFarland City Council unanimously voted to keep the Western Region Detention Facility in San Diego from closing.

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.