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  1. Bakersfield City Council to receive AEDRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | TurnTo23.com

    Hall Ambulance Service will wrap up its quest to place an automated external defibrillator in each of the council chambers located within the Company's 9-1-1 response area - thus improving access to the lifesaving devices in public places. The effort started back in July with Hall Ambulance donating AEDs to the Arvin, California City, Maricopa, Shafter, Taft, Tehachapi, and Wasco city councils, as well as to the Kern County Board of Supervisors.

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  2. Health Watchdog Sues Dow for Pesticide Air PollutionRead the original story

    Sep 24, 2016 | Indybay.org

    ... dangerous chemical." The CEH lawsuit aims to limit the use of Telone in and require Dow to warn area residents of Shafter, California before applying the pesticide. Just last week, parents and staff at Amesti Elementary School in Watsonville raised ...

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  3. Cancer-Linked Pesticides Sprayed With No WarningRead the original story

    Sep 20, 2016 | Courthouse News Service

    Dow Agrosciences fails to warn residents in rural California communities before it sprays nearby crops with a cancer-causing pesticide, a health advocacy group claimed in state court Tuesday. The suit filed in Alameda County by the Center for Environmental Health flags health concerns involving the pesticide Telone throughout California, and the group specifically accuses Dow of neglecting to warn residents in the Central Valley town of Shafter before it sprays the pesticide.

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  4. Cancer-Causing Pesticides Sprayed With No WarningRead the original story

    Sep 20, 2016 | Courthouse News Service

    Dow Agrosciences fails to warn residents in rural California communities before it sprays nearby crops with a cancer-causing pesticide, a health advocacy group claimed in state court Tuesday. The suit filed in Alameda County by the Center for Environmental Health flags health concerns involving the pesticide Telone throughout California, and the group specifically accuses Dow of neglecting to warn residents in the Central Valley town of Shafter before it sprays the pesticide.

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  5. THS Frosh-Soph Vball wins Shafter TourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2016 | Tehachapi News

    In their other matches, they beat North 15-6, 15-12; Bakersfield Christian 16-14, 15-6, and Bakersfield 15-10, 15-13. They split with Wasco, 15-13, 13-15.

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  6. Woman discovers her photo used to raise funds for 'funeral' ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... she hadn't told the family of Lupita's pasing. Several collection jars in public locations in Lupita's hometown of Shafter, California, have been scooped up bearing a picture swiped from Lupita's Facebook page . They also feature a sad tale about a ...

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  7. Trending Now 'Supposedly I'm dead': Woman confused to find her face on funeral donation jarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | WSB-TV

    SHAFTER, Calif. - A California woman is trying to figure out who snagged one of her photos off Facebook and put it onto funeral donation jars found around the Bakersfield area.

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  8. 'Supposedly I'm dead': Woman confused to find her face on funeral...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... so that we may deliver news, weather, special offers and other content related to your specific geographic area. SHAFTER, Calif. - A California woman is trying to figure out who snagged one of her photos off Facebook and put it onto funeral donation ...

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  9. Woman doesn't understand why everyone thinks she is deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | Mashable

    It's wonderful to rise from the dead, and even better if you were never dead in the first place. Over the weekend, Lupita Gonzalez's mother in Shafter, California, got a bizarre call from a family member, concerned that her daughter had died.

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  10. Funeral fundraising scam jars feature face of woman who, um, isn't deadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | Boing Boing

    Over the weekend, the mother of Lupita Gonzalez, who lives heard from a family member in Shafter, California who was concerned that Lupita had died. Apparently, the person had spotted a donation jar emblazoned with Lupita's photo and a request to help send the woman's remains back to Mexico for burial.

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  11. California woman's photo used on phony funeral donation jarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | New York Daily News

    ... called her mom to ask about their "late" loved one. Lupita Gonzalez found her face on several donation jars across Shafter, Calif., begging for funeral donations despite the fact that she's 100% not dead. "They're like, 'Hey, why didn't you let us ...

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  12. Judge blocks oil development in Central California over frackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | SFGate

    A tractor shares farmland with an oil pump in a field on March 5, 2014, near Shafter, Calif. Though there could be 15 billion barrels of oil trapped in the Monterey Shale in Kern County, getting to them through California's complicated, earthquake-altered geology could be a prohibitively expensive undertaking.

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  13. Two shot in central Bakersfield on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2016 | TurnTo23.com

    ... were called to the hospital and assumed the investigation. Deputies learned the victims, all of whom were from Shafter, had been driving their silver Toyota Camry south on River Boulevard from Panorama Drive. The suspect vehicle began to drive ...

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  14. FBI offering $20k reward for suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2016 | TurnTo23.com

    The Federal Bureau of Investigation is offering a reward of up to $20,000 for information leading to the arrest of Alejandro Aguilar. Aguilar is wanted for alleged involvement in the shooting of four men, killing two on October 9, 2009 in Shafter, CA.

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  15. Shafter death an 'accident', suspect soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | TurnTo23.com

    The hit and run death of a Shafter woman has been ruled an "accident" by the Kern County Coroner's Office, officials said Friday. Guadalupe Govea, 45, died on August 14 after she was hit by a vehicle in her driveway on S. Shafter Ave. The Shafter Police Department is still looking for Jose De Jesus Godoy Guitron in connection to the case.

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  16. Shafter hit and run kills oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2016 | TurnTo23.com

    Guitron struck a Hispanic female adult victim Sunday near 700 S. Shafter Avenue and fled the scene. The victim was taken to Kern Medical where she died.

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  17. Environmentalists sue, seek to stop oil wells in protected aquiferRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2016 | Laguna News Post

    In this Jan. 16, 2015, photo, a farm worker ties almond tree branches with strings as a pump-jack operates near the orchard in Shafter. A federal review says the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is failing to protect drinking water reserves from oilfield contamination.

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  18. New political and legal battle is shaping up for bullet trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    ... are supposed to provide half of the money needed to build a partial $21 billion operating segment from San Jose to Shafter by 2025. Without the carbon auction funding, the rail project could collapse. The new battle further complicates Brown's task, ...

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  19. Beauregard new FPU womena s basketball coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | Sierra Star

    ... No. 2 and No. 3 ranked teams in the division during the regular season, losing a tough home CIF playoff game against Shafter. After high school, Beauregard stayed involved in basketball, running summer camps for a national organization and coached ...

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  20. Semi rolls over on Kimberlina Road near ShafterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | TurnTo23.com

    According to the California Highway Patrol, a semi truck crashed into a pole about 7:45 Friday morning in the area of Kimberlina Road and Shafter Avenue.

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