Locals put on their running shoes and joined the Valley Fever Americas Foundation walk at the Kern County Museum this morning.
The money raised from the walk will help with vaccination research and raising awareness about the disease.
It is reported that people living in Kern County have a one to three percent chance of getting valley fever. Researchers are currently working on a trial drug.
More than 1,700 people were diagnosed with Valley Fever in Kern County. Many continue fighting against the disease.
LIVE: Deer Fire grows to 500 acres
A brush fire, known as the Deer Fire, that started near Bealville is heading towards Bear Valley Springs, according to Kern County Fire officials.
Transition center helps Erskine Fire victims
A transition center is now open to support the repopulation effort. Normal hours of operation will be from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.. The location of…
Police searching for burglary suspects
The Bakersfield Police Department is seeking the community’s assistance in identifying and locating the following suspects for business…
BFD & BPD Fireworks Task Force out this weekend
The Bakersfield Police and Fire Department will come together this 4th of July to combat illegal fireworks in the city.