Politics

Hard-to-count communities in Bakersfield have low response rates with less than one month to respond to 2020 Census

04.09.2020 / By

The latest Census data shows a number of areas in metro Bakersfield have response rates of less than 50 percent. 

Kern County voters can track vote-by-mail ballots with ‘Where’s My Ballot’ tool

28.08.2020 / By

Kern County is partaking in California’s a new vote-by-mail tracking system for the Nov. 3 election.

ACLU Foundation files lawsuit against City of McFarland over ‘unlawful’ approval of ICE detention center, says city violated Brown Act

25.08.2020 / By

The American Civil Liberties Union Foundation of Southern California, with attorney Paul Nicholas Boylan, filed a lawsuit Monday against the city of McFarland and its city council, according to a news release.