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Mini Trash Warriors: Keepers of the Kern

By Kern Valley Sun / September 4, 2019

    Photo by Barbara Hinkey Special to the Sun The Keepers of the Kern are very proud of their Mini Trash Warriors Maggie, Wyly, and July! They came out every Monday and Tuesday in August to help make a difference with the Keepers of the Kern as they did their weekly clean-ups on the […]

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Kern County Sheriff’s Report

By Kern Valley Sun / August 28, 2019

  On 08/17/19, deputies arrested Christian Dumas, age 18 at the intersection of Lake Isabella Blvd. and Elizabeth Norris Rd., Lake Isabella for an active warrant. On 08/17/19, deputies arrested Matthew Stonebraker, age 34 in the 2800 block of Scovern St., Lake Isabella for possession of a narcotic controlled substance and four active warrant. On […]

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Keepers of the Kern having trouble keeping up

By Kern Valley Sun / August 28, 2019

Photos submitted by Michele Lynn Special to the Sun Keepers of the Kern went out on Wednesday, August 21, to find a discouraging amount of trash, transient camps, and the like in Keyesville. More than 50 photos were posted to their Facebook page, “with no need for captions.” The photos speak for themselves.  

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Body recovered from river

By Kern Valley Sun / August 28, 2019

On August 25, 2019, at approximately 1:00 p.m., Kern County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched for a report of a body in the Kern River, about half a mile downstream from Keysville. KCSO Search and Rescue responded and recovered the body from the river. The victim’s identity is pending from the coroner as of press time. […]

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Family grieves, thanks community

By Kern Valley Sun / August 28, 2019

By Jake Lee Green Kern Valley Sun Sheriff J. Diedrich and members of the Kern County Search and Rescue were on hand to offer last minute condolences to friends of Shahzad Khan. They had gathered to overlook the tragic spot where his body was discovered on the Kern River. After rafting during the week, Khan […]

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Valley Profile: Mary Ann Cole

By Kern Valley Sun / August 28, 2019

By Kathe Malouf Special to the Sun While Mary Anne Cole was taking a recent tour of the property that is now part of the Kern River Valley Heritage Foundation, fond childhood memories came back to her. Memories which include livestock, family and the infamous Scovern Hot Springs. Mary Anne Cole spent her early childhood […]

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Kern Valley Fellow Travelers Update

By Kern Valley Sun / August 28, 2019

Press Release Kern Valley Fellow Travelers The installation of rumble strips between the double yellow lines has been approved for Highway 178 in the Kern River Canyon, where the accident rate is high and on the two lane portion of 178 east of the junction with Highway 14. The strips alert the driver who mistakenly […]

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USFS encourages community discourse on revision plans

By Kern Valley Sun / August 28, 2019

By Jake Lee Green Kern Valley Sun The United States Forest Service (USFS), held a meeting on August 20, intended to allow the public to engage with them about their Forest Planning Revisions for 2019. Held in Bakersfield, the meeting touched base on the Draft EIS and outlines a broad guidance of usage for land […]

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