Posts Tagged as "COVID-19"

Kern High, BCSD announce free meal distribution plan, locations during temporary school closure

March 17, 2020 / By
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With the temporary closure of K-12 school across Kern County in response to COVID-19, school districts are working to deliver food to the people they serve.

Non-resident tests positive for COVID-19 while in Kern

March 17, 2020 / By
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A non-resident has tested positive for COVID-19 while visiting Kern County, the Kern County Public Health Department announced Tuesday morning in a press release.

‘A pretty big change’: Some college students struggle to make adjustment to online education

March 17, 2020 / By
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With the closures of local colleges, universities, and K-12 schools, Kern County’s young people and families are left to rearrange their lives and adjust to alternate methods of education amid the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic. 

Bakersfield College students attending in-person classes express concerns for COVID-19

March 17, 2020 / By
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With the Health Department announcing Tuesday a non-resident tested positive while in Kern, college students were extra cautious when attending school Tuesday.

KCSOS task forces to provide essential services to students during school closure

March 16, 2020 / By
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Kern County Superintendent of Schools is constructing a plan to provide services to students throughout Kern while schools are temporarily closed for the next month, KCSOS said during a press conference Monday morning. 

Kern County COVID-19 Relief Fund established to help those in need

March 16, 2020 / By
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The Kern Community Foundation has established a Kern County COVID-19 Relief Fund to address the needs of the region’s most vulnerable residents impacted by the Coronavirus.