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Shafter, California is located in Kern County. Zip codes in Shafter, CA include 93263, and 93314. The median home price in Shafter is $124,000 which is roughly $100/per square foot. More Shafter information.

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3 hrs ago | Great Bend Tribune

Vast oil trove trapped in Monterey Shale formation

SHAFTER, Calif. A bustling city is sprouting on five acres here, carved out of a vast almond grove.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

SFGate

Brain nerve cells found to aid nerve growth

Farm workers cut grape vines last month near Shafter, Kern County. Photo: Brian Van Der Brug, McClatchy-Tribune News Service Activating nerve cells in the brain appears to trigger the formation of another type of cell that is responsible for building the insulating sheaths that make neural communication possible, according to Stanford scientists.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Ventura County Star

Solving riddle of the shale

A pump jack sits across the street from a vacant home just outside the Shafter, Calif., city limits.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

Refrigerated & Frozen Foods

Grape, Potato Grower Reduces Carbon Footprint with Solar Electric System

REC Solar, San Luis Obispo, Calif., completed a 1 MW solar energy system for Vignolo Farms, a grape and potato grower based in Shafter, Calif.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

Bakersfield.com

Shafter schoolgirl dies; school to continue fundraising

Jillayne Lowe, one of Isabel Rodriguez's former teachers at Sequoia Elementary School, had her students create this wreath for Isabel.

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Mon Mar 31, 2014

Free Republic

The Employment And Economic Consequences Of Fracking Bans

Energy Development: The enviro-left sees fracking the same way a medieval villager regarded witches.

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Fri Mar 28, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Kern County men headed to prison for attempting to kill man on Yolo County road

The second of two men convicted of conspiring in the attempted murder of a man ambushed on a rural Yolo County Road in 2012 has been sentenced to prison.

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Thu Mar 27, 2014

Sys-Con Media

American Tire Signs 1 Million-Square-Foot Industrial Lease for $119...

American Tire joins esteemed companies such as Target, Formica, The Hillman Group, Baker Hughes and Ross Dress for Less, which recently closed a 160-acre land acquisition for the development of a 1.7-million-square-foot distribution center.

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Bakersfield.com

Kern's economy expected to grow this year, next

A packed house listens to keynote speaker Rich Karlgaard, publisher of Forbes magazine, during Wednesday's Kern County Economic Summit.

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