On Monday, April 9, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced the soft launch of the Convenient Care Initiative in Bakersfield.
Congressman Kevin McCarthy applauds the Trump Administration and Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin for designating portions of Kern, Tulare, and Los Angeles Counties located in the 23rd Congressional District of California as Opportunity Zones. These zones, established by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, create and promote economic incentives for investors to inves
Below Is an op-ed authored by Congressman Kevin McCarthy and Assemblyman Vince Fong (AD-34).
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Led by U.S. Rep. and honorary chairman Kevin McCarthy, Bakersfield College was host to the first annual Kern County Agriculture Summit that took place in the Gil Bishop Gymnasium Oct.
It's been a good year for the fight against valley fever. In July, the FDA approved a new skin test from San Diego-based Nielsen BioSciences Inc. called Spherusol. Previous skin tests fell out of favor because of a high number of false positives, but Spherusol -- which will roll out in phases starting this year -- has been shown to be more reliable.