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  1. Cracks seen in fracking-disclosure report processRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | 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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  2. Roll Real Estate Sells 22 AcresRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | GlobeSt.com

    ... is designed to deliver more leading industry voices, more tangible market intelligence, from CCIM and Globest.com. SHAFTER, CA- Scannell Properties has purchased a 22-acre parcel of land from Roll Real Estate Development at its Paramount Logistics ...

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  3. KCSO: One man dead after altercation in ShafterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2014 | TurnTo23.com

    A local man died Sunday morning after he suffered wounds from an altercation with another man in Shafter, the Kern County Sheriff's Office said. The KCSO says 34-year-old Louis Fimbres of Shafter was found on the 30,700 block of Rodriguez Avenue with multiple gunshot wounds to his torso by Sheriff's deputies.

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  4. Tougher San Joaquin Valley wood-burning rules begin in 6 weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | The Fresno Bee

    ... up to $1,500. Qualified low-income applicants can get up to $2,500. Environmental critics, such as Tom Frantz of Shafter in Kern County, said the rule changes made no sense because the district will allow clean-burning devices on some of the ...

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  5. Disturbing Videos Show How Fracking Affects Everyday People in CaliforniaRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | Inhabitat

    ... drought. " A Home Surrendered " documents how Walt and Marilee Desatoff were driven out of their family home in Shafter when Vintage Petroleum arrived. The company transformed the rose field across the street into an industrial waste land of wells ...

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  6. Someone drilled a hole in pit bull's paw and tethered her with a chainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | Examiner.com

    According to Wednesday's publication of the Kern Golden Empire , a pit bull who was pierced through her rear paw, and tethered with a chain to her own neck, was recently rescued in Shafter, California. On September 2, Bakersfield Pitty Crew Rescue, the rescue agency providing care to the abused dog, posted information about the abuse case to their Facebook followers: A concerned Shafter resident notified Bakersfield pitty crew about a dog they found who had been hobbled.

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  7. Robert Wells Irwin Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | RecordNET

    ... his wife and their dog. Mr. Irwin was born June 6th 1943, in Dinuba, CA to Robert and Frances Irwin. He attended Shafter High School in Shafter, CA. He continued his education and played football at Bakersfield Junior College and then University of ...

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  8. (FRESNO, Calif.) Men Arrested in Bakersfield Indicted for Cocaine SmugglingRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2014 | U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

    SEP 04 A federal grand jury returned a two-count indictment today against Jimmy Gil, 34, of Shafter, Jose Luis Montoya-Salazar, , 42, of Mexico City, and Luis Ricardo Eslava-Corral , 42, of Sinaloa, Mexico, charging them with conspiring to import, distribute, and possess with intent to distribute cocaine. Montoya was also charged with being an alien found in the United States after two prior deportations.

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  9. Coalinga considers putting unused, costly jail up for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | The Fresno Bee

    ... a new contract with the state Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. The state filled similar jails in Shafter, Delano and Taft, but there are no plans for Coalinga, said Dana Simas, a Sacramento-based state corrections spokeswoman. "We don't ...

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  10. Coalinga could put jail up for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | The Fresno Bee

    ... a new contract with the state Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. The state filled similar jails in Shafter, Delano and Taft, but there are no plans for Coalinga, said Dana Simas, a Sacramento-based state corrections spokeswoman. "We don't ...

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  11. FIELD program helps farm workersRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2014 | TurnTo23.com

    ... diplomas and career technical education at different Kern County FIELD campuses in Arvin, Cal City, McFarland, Shafter, Tehachapi, and Wasco. If you would like more information on classes or FIELD, call the Shafter Learning Center at (661) 746-5160, ...

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  12. Apple Valley can learn from Shafter, Claremont Updated atRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2014 | Victorville Daily Press

    ... or are trying to acquire private water companies, and other California cities pursuing water acquisitions are Shafter and Claremont, for different reasons. Shafter, a city of about 17,000 residents a few miles northwest of Bakersfield, is completing ...

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  13. Education Buzz: News and notes from the Valley's schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2014 | The Fresno Bee

    The family of Crystal Lara from Shafter, carry boxes of stuff to her dorm room at Baker Hall at Fresno Sate on Aug. 16, 2014.

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  14. Fitch Affirms Ratings on Certain California State GO-Linked DebtRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    ... annual appropriations, pursuant to a judgment stipulated between the state and plaintiffs relating to a 1986 flood. Shafter Joint Powers & Taft Public Financing Authorities: secured by contract payments through the state department of corrections ...

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  15. Dear Jon: Agency says pesticides in the Salinas Valley air pose low riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | KION 46

    ... station is set up at the Salinas airport. Two other state testing stations are in Ripon in San Joaquin County and Shafter in Kern County. The agency says Salinas's airport was chosen for its long term availability. The objective of the study was to ...

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  16. Fitch Affirms Norris School District, CA's GO Bonds at 'AA'; Outlook StableRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2014 | Business Wire

    ... 18 square miles, including a portion of the city of Bakersfield along with a small portion of the city of Shafter and unincorporated areas of the county. The district provides elementary education and operates four elementary schools and one middle ...

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  17. Full recount could last beyond November electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... Kern County precincts Friday. As the accompanying map shows, the recounted precincts were in Arvin, Delano and near Shafter, and none in Bakersfield, where Pérez topped Yee by large margins in the city's eastern precincts. County officials will ...

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  18. Full recount could last beyond November electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | The Fresno Bee

    ... Kern County precincts Friday. As the accompanying map shows, the recounted precincts were in Arvin, Delano and near Shafter, and none in Bakersfield, where Pérez topped Yee by large margins in the city’s eastern precincts. County officials ...

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  19. American Tire Moves West Coast OfficesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | GlobeSt.com

    ... in the transaction, and the lease terms were not disclosed. The property is located at 5000 Capital Rd. in Shafter, CA. Ross Dress for Less is also building a facility on the property. where attendees will discover new strategies, learn best ...

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  20. Shafter homicide investigation continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2014 | TurnTo23.com

    A 37-year-old man was found dead early Sunday morning, according to the Shafter Police Department and the Kern County Sheriff's office.

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