There are 162 newly reported confirmed cases in Kern County bringing the total confirmed cases to date to 240,461.
On Monday, the Kern County Public Health Services Department launched their Know Your Numbers program in Taft at the Taft Branch Library.
As the weather becomes colder, “flu season” comes closer. This year, it may be difficult to distinguish the common flu from Coronavirus.
In response to an outbreak in nursing facilities, the Kern County Public Health Department announced Thursday at a press conference it has put together a COVID-19 testing program for nursing facility staff and residents that will go into effect Friday.
By FABIAN GONZALEZ/South Kern Sol
ARVIN- During a clean up hosted by the Kern County Health Department at DiGiorgio Park in Arvin, Calif.