Home Blog Page 16

Sequoia National Forest COVID-19 and Seasonal Recreation Update

Porterville, CA — In alignment with current federal, state, and local guidance for social distancing and to ensure the health of its visitors, volunteers, and employees, Sequoia National Forest officials announced March 26, the temporary closure of developed recreation sites until April 30. According to Forest Supervisor, Teresa Benson, the closure includes developed recreation opportunities managed by the Sequoia National...

Arrest Made for Attempted Homicide Case in Lake Isabella

Lake Isabella, CA - Kern County Sheriff's deputies from the Kern Valley Substation responded to the Dollar General Store at 2326 Webb Ave in Lake Isabella on March 30th, at 8:45 pm,  concerning a reported victim of an assault. When deputies arrived, they located a victim, who was suffered stab wounds to his face and back. The adult male was...

Kern Valley Sheriff’s Arrest Report for the period of 3/15/2020 – 3/25/2020

* * This report is being released by the Kern County Sheriff's Office and is distributed for print. If you have questions, concerns or comments regarding this report, please contact Kern County Sheriff's Office directly at (760) 549-2100 * * Lake Isabella, CA - On 3/15/20, deputies arrested Spring Wooten (41) in the 20 block of Miller Dr, Lake Isabella...

Message from the Kern Valley Healthcare District

Lake Isabella, CA - In this extraordinary time, as the COVID-19 virus continues to spread throughout our county and across the nation, for Kern Valley Hospital there is nothing more important than the safety and well-being of our patients, workers and community. We are ready to face this challenge, and we will do it together, with you, and for...

Kern County Public Health Services Announces Local Health Emergency

The Kern County Public Health Services announced they had declared a local health emergency Monday morning. This allows for implementing plans and resources for health care needs. The Kern County Board of Supervisors will need to approve it Tuesday. As of Monday morning, Public Health said in Kern County there are 59 positive cases, 1005 negative tests, and 930 tests...

REAL ID Deadline Pushed Back to 2021 Due to COVID-19 Outbreak

Washington - The federal government has pushed back the deadline for REAL ID compliance to Oct. 1, 2021, due to the coronavirus outbreak. The original deadline was set for October 2020. In 2005, the federal Real ID Act mandated that all U.S. residents obtain an updated identification card in order to travel on commercial aircraft and access federal facilities. The rule...

Forest Service Closes Developed Recreation Sites in California Until April 30th

Porterville, CA — USDA Forest Service appreciates the public’s interest in outdoor recreation, particularly in light of current events. The Pacific Southwest Region of the Forest Service, in response to the recent statewide shelter-in-place order issued by the Governor of California, is joining the cause to aggressively mitigate the spread of COVID-19 by closing developed recreation facilities on our National...

Kern Transit Service Reduction Beginning Monday March 30th

Due to decreasing ridership caused by the COVID-19 pandemics, Kern Transit is making the following service changes: Effective immediately, all local fixed routes in the Kern River Valley area have been suspended. In their place, we are offering curb-to-curb Dial-a-Ride service with additional buses as needed. Route 150 (Lake Isabella – Bakersfield) and Route 227 (Lake Isabella – Ridgecrest) will...

Kern Valley Sheriff’s Arrest Report for the period of 3/10/2020 – 3/20/2020

* * This report is being released by the Kern County Sheriff's Office and is distributed for print. If you have questions, concerns or comments regarding this report, please contact Kern County Sheriff's Office directly at (760) 549-2100 * * Lake Isabella, CA - On 3/10/20, deputies arrested Eric Sertic (48) in the 1400 block of Truxtun Ave, Bakersfield for...

Kern Valley Sheriff’s Arrest Report for the period of 3/1/2020 – 3/13/2020

* * This report is being released by the Kern County Sheriff's Office and is distributed for print. If you have questions, concerns or comments regarding this report, please contact Kern County Sheriff's Office directly at (760) 549-2100 * * Lake Isabella, CA - On 3/1/20, deputies arrested James Cudahy (35) at the intersection of Webb Av and Flower St,...

Latest news

error: Content is protected !!
error: Alert: Content is protected !!