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Shafter Homes are Being Built with Oildale Water

Shafter Homes are Being Built with Oildale Water

Perhaps it seems crazy that Bakersfield has actually ramped up home construction during one of the worst droughts in California history. Especially crazy since the city’s river rights dried up last summer, bringing 20,000 residents narrowingly close to running out of water. All of which got me wondering how much more development […]

Golden Valley HS Threat Under Investigation

Golden Valley HS Threat Under Investigation

Many have heard about the threat letter that was written in a girl’s bathroom wall at Golden Valley High School. Here is all you need to know about the picture that caught many people’s eyes. The threat was written before classes started on a Monday morning. The threat didn’t seem […]

Go Red For Women

Go Red For Women

The Central Cardiology Medical Clinic is presenting a Men Go Red For Women event to support women in their fight against heart disease. February is Go Red for Women month, to help raise awareness about heart health in women. Even thought it is March now you could still do a […]

Water Resources Increases Distributing Water by 30%

Water Resources Increases Distributing Water by 30%

The Department of Water Resources announced Wednesday afternoon that the State Water Project will increase water allocation to 30 percent of contracted amounts.This comes as a result of California’s recent storms and precipitation.”A 30 percent SWP allocation is not enough for all the needs of Kern County growers, but could […]