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Mexican national sentenced to 12 years for meth distribution
Nelson Fernando Garcia-Soto, 39, was sentenced Friday to 148 months in prison for possession and intent to distribute over 50 grams of methamphetamine, U.S. Attorney Wendy J. Olson announced.
Wed May 22, 2013
Still Time to Apply for EAA/Ninety-Nines Flight Training Scholarship
May 22, 2013 - What's your price for flight? For some deserving young women between the ages of 16 and 20, it could be nothing, as EAA and the Ninety-Nines continue to accept applications for the Karen Johnson Solo Scholarship, which can cover training costs through the first solo flight.
Tue May 21, 2013
Sun Pacific buys Cuties brand, breaks ties with Paramount Citrus
After a more than a decade of collaboration culminating with 95 million boxes of clementines shipped in 2012-13, Sun Pacific and Paramount Citrus are parting ways.
Mon May 20, 2013
Sun Pacific maintains Cuties marketing
On May 20, the Pasadena, Calif.-based Sun Pacific stated it would remain the exclusive sales agent for the trademarked fruit.
Thu May 09, 2013
PHS graduate named Kern County Teacher of the Year
Alex John Gonzales, Delano Joint Union High School's band director of Delano High School and Cesar E. Chavez High School in Delano, was honored before 300 other educators during the annual Kern County Teachers of the Year awards Tuesday night at the Bakersfield Museum of Art in Bakersfield.
Wed May 08, 2013
Railex donates school salad bars
Delano, Calif.-based Railex LLC has pledged five salad bars to United Fresh Foundation's Let's Move Salad Bars to Schools initiative.
Mon May 06, 2013
Fri May 03, 2013
Buyers say - bienvenidos' to Mexican grapes
HERMOSILLO, Mexico - Running from May through early/mid-July, Mexico's grape exporters have a run-and-gun kind of season.
Wed May 01, 2013
Walmart creating jobs in Delano
Leaders in the City of Delano are hoping to improve their unemployment numbers as retail giant, Walmart and other stores move in.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
These are the 100 highest-paying jobs in Bakersfield. Calif.
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics produces annual wage estimates for 22 major employment sectors and more than 800 individual occupations.
Elderly man suffers major injury after crash near Delano
The man, whose name hasn't been released, was heading north on Highway 99 at about 2:22 a.m. A motorist heading south on 99 north hit the man head on.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Six local high schools ranked among nation's best
For the second year in a row, Stockdale High School is the leader among local schools that made U.S. News and World Report's annual list of the nation's best public high schools.