SPRINGVILLE, CA – The Cabin Fire, located in the Golden Trout Wilderness on the Western Divide Ranger District in Sequoia National Forest, has spread to over 1,900 acres. Rain allowed firefighters to begin line construction in an effort to get ahead of anticipated growth. Fire officials plan to stop the spread of the fire to […]

( see attached ) Bakersfield, CA – The Bureau of Land Management (BLM), U.S. Forest Service (USFS), Tule River Reservation Fire Department and Kern County Fire Department (KCFD) will announce an “Interagency Declaration for the 2013 Wildland Fire Season” at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, April 29, 2013. Fire officials, representing all agencies, will make […]

R.A.W. (Residents Against Water-Rates) is working hard to keep your Cal Water rates from increasing by 42% over the next 3 years… but the clock is ticking down and we need the public’s help even more now with our R.A.W. petition drive!!! R.A.W. recently met with Kern County Supervisor Mick Gleason to enlist his help […]

Special Weather Statement

February 18, 2013

Cold Pacific storm system expected to bring precipitation and much colder temperatures to the central California interior by Tuesday… A Pacific storm is forecast to drop southeast from the Gulf of Alaska today and then push through central California on Tuesday. This will result in precipitation spreading southward across our area on Tuesday and bring […]

Highlights (last 30 days) · The Dam Safety Modification Project has officially transitioned into the design phase and the team has begun work on several key exploration contracts anticipated to be awarded early in the new year. · The Corps will be conducting testing of the various materials to be excavated during the course of […]