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Amazon announced April 8 it expects to receive 47 megawatts of electricity from a wind farm under development in the Tehachapi area.

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Bakersfield carrot giant Bolthouse Farms will be sold to a Los Angeles-based private equity firm for $510 million in cash — roughly a third what it went for seven years ago — and welcome back its former CEO under a pending transaction announced April 12.

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The Delano Little League season is well underway and a good time is being had by all. One of the first things we recognized when Delano/McFarland became part of Kern County Board of Supervisor’s District 4 is that Little League is big in Delano. And we heard early on that the conditions at t…

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In a visit to Grace Cathedral eight years ago, Bishop Desmond Tutu gave a call for reaching across political, socio-economic and religious divides, proclaiming, “We are all agents of transfiguration. Go forth and transform your personal relationships, your community, your world, so it become…

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The 38th annual Kiwanis Easter Egg Hunt, sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Delano, Delano Parks & Recreation and High School Key Clubs from Delano, Robert F. Kennedy and Wonderful College Prep Academy will be held Saturday at the Delano High School Stadium with the first hunt beginning at…

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The Delano High School boys varsity tennis team won the East Yosemite League title with a perfect 10-0 season, said Marc J. Gomez, Delano High School boys and girls tennis coach.

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Right before the Robert F. Kennedy High School's boys football championship team received something shiny and special on Thursday night, head coach Mario Millan literally walked his players through their magical 2018 magical season on the artificial turf of Thunderbirds Stadium.

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With the theme “Through the seeds of excellence, we celebrate success,” the Delano Union School District honored its students and staff of the year during the annual Public Schools Luncheon April 10 in a nearly-full Almond Tree Middle School gym.

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With the theme “Helping Children Discover the Fun in Learning,” and exploring many curriculum areas through fun outdoor activities, children at Delano Union School District’s Albany Park II Preschool took part in the first Celebrating Children event at their center on April 5.

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In the city of Delano, I’ve attended Good Friday services since the early '80s. This ongoing annual event is about remembering the day the Lord Jesus Christ was crucified and His last seven sayings before He died for the sins of mankind, enduring a slow and painful death.

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She feels terrible about it, but it's not Becky Sheldon's fault her clients are unhappy with their federal tax returns this year.

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At last week’s Delano City Council meeting, held April 2, Kern County’s Behavioral Health and Recovery Services Department presented to the council an exciting new initiative I have mentioned previously in this section: the Recovery Station. Bill Walker, BHRS director, shared with the counci…

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States in the country of Mexico were featured during the annual Día de la Cultura (Cultural Day) at Delano Union School District’s Nueva Vista Language Academy on April 5. The event celebrated history, culture, information and performances from the various states, which were prepared by the …

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The 38th annual Easter Egg Hunt sponsored by Delano Kiwanis Club, the city of Delano Recreation Department, and high school Key clubs from Delano, Robert F. Kennedy and Wonderful College Prep Academy will take place Saturday, April 20, at the Delano High stadium, starting at 10 a.m.

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Local agricultural giant The Wonderful Co. plans to announce March 26 it will power its operations with only renewable energy by 2025, joining a growing list of companies moving away from petroleum-generated electricity.

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Congressman Kevin McCarthy has reaffirmed his support for maintaining the current requirement that health insurers provide coverage for pre-existing conditions, despite the Trump administration’s new push to scrap Obamacare altogether.