Posts Tagged as "Beyond Kern"

California lawmakers approve 3200ft setbacks for new and existing wells

September 6, 2022 / By and
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On August 31, Senate Bill (SB) 1137, a bill that will prevent new permits for oil and gas drilling within a 3,200-feet comprehensive health and safety zone, was voted 25-10 by Senators to advance to the Governor’s desk. 

Updated Moderna and Pfizer boosters get approval from CDC and FDA

September 2, 2022 / By
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The director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Dr. Rochelle Walensky, signed off on updated COVID-19 vaccine boosters from Pfizer and Moderna.

Biden announces new student loan relief plan

August 26, 2022 / By
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On Wednesday, President Biden, Vice President Harris, and the U.S. Department of Education announced a three-part plan to help working and middle-class federal student loan borrowers transition back to regular payment as pandemic-related support expires.

A medida que crecen los incendios forestales, también crece la crisis de vivienda y personas sin hogar de California. Aquí hay algunas soluciones

August 24, 2022 / By
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Por Claudia Boyd-Barrett

Esta historia fue producida como parte de una colaboración con el Centro para la Integridad Pública, Investigaciones de Periodismo de Columbia, Investigaciones Tipo y el Informe de Salud de California.

As Wildfires Grow, So Does California’s Housing and Homelessness Crisis. Here Are Some Solutions

August 24, 2022 / By
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By Claudia Boyd-Barrett

This story was produced as part of a collaboration with the Center for Public IntegrityColumbia Journalism InvestigationsType Investigations and the California Health Report.

Pfizer requests FDA authorization for updated COVID-19 booster shots that target the BA.4 and BA.5 variants

August 23, 2022 / By
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Pfizer recently asked the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to authorize their newly updated COVID-19 booster shots for people aged 12 and older.

Six families lost their homes due to a fire in Richgrove

August 12, 2022 / By
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These six families are farm workers who lost all their belongings due to the fire. The six families consisted of 11 children (one toddler) and 15 adults (one special needs).

Newly updated Pfizer and Moderna boosters to be distributed next month

August 11, 2022 / By
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Both Pfizer and Moderna bivalent boosters are expected to be distributed in September.

This bivalent booster consists of the old vaccine formula with a new one that fights against omicron variants including BA.4 and BA.5.