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  • Wednesday, Oct 22 2014 11:57 AM

    News@Noon for Oct. 22, 2014

    © 2014 by Tehachapi News

    The Tehachapi News presents the News@Noon for Oct. 22, 2014:

  • Tuesday, Oct 21 2014 04:06 PM

    Sheriff's office busts Boron identity theft ring

    Kern County Sheriff deputies from the Mojave and Boron substations arrested nine in a large identity theft investigation.

  • Tuesday, Oct 21 2014 11:54 AM

    News@Noon for Oct. 21, 2014

    © 2014 by Tehachapi News

    The Tehachapi News presents the News@Noon for Oct. 21, 2014

  • Tuesday, Oct 21 2014 09:32 AM

    TVHD ‘afloat’ despite audit issues

    An independent audit of Tehachapi Valley Healthcare District’s 2013 finances neared completion as an auditor presented its findings on Oct. 7.

  • Tuesday, Oct 21 2014 08:37 AM

    Grants available to reduce air pollution in eastern Kern County

    The Eastern Kern Air Pollution Control District (District) is requesting proposals for on-road vehicle emission reduction projects for the eastern portion of Kern County.

  • Tuesday, Oct 21 2014 08:32 AM

    Tehachapi Collaborative meets Oct. 23.

    The Tehachapi Collaborative will meet Thursday, Oct. 23, at 7:30 a.m., in the conference room at the Tehachapi Police Department, 220 West "C" St. Topic of the meeting will be scheduling presentations for the 2015 calendar, discussing potential projects and sharing upcoming events and needs.

  • Tuesday, Oct 21 2014 08:02 AM

    A Memo from the City Manager: Managing resources not as simple as it might seem

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    Over the last few weeks, I've been thinking a lot about the upcoming elections in Tehachapi, and the candidates and issues that will be considered by voters as they cast their ballot this November. As an employee of the city and not an elected official, my role is to manage the day to day business of the city and to avoid political discourse when possible. Instead of engaging in political debate best left to those individuals running for office, my staff and I do our best to provide facts and information to the public and the City Council so that educated decisions can be made about the future of our great city.

  • Tuesday, Oct 21 2014 08:02 AM

    Candidate not against Measure F

    The position of Dennis Wahlstrom, a Tehachapi City Council candidate and retired public works director, was inadvertantly mis-representated in an article in last week's Tehachapi News.

    The article stated that Wahlstrom is opposed to the tax measure, but he is not. Although the article last week quoted him correctly in part, it did not present all of Wahlstrom's comments on Measure F and thereby was inaccurate.

  • Tuesday, Oct 21 2014 08:01 AM

    Groundwater laws bring new rules for Tehachapi area

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    California took an unprecedented step forward on Sept. 16 when Gov. Jerry Brown signed a groundwater management package into law as a way to protect local resources.

  • Tuesday, Oct 21 2014 08:00 AM

    Healthcare district may find way to cut hospital construction costs

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    Tehachapi Valley Healthcare District may have found a way to cut down construction costs on the new hospital, according to the district board president.

  • Tuesday, Oct 21 2014 07:59 AM

    Walmart has hearing in March 2015

    Construction of a Walmart in Tehachapi moved closer to reality on Oct. 17 when a Kern County judge set a court hearing for March 2015.

  • Monday, Oct 20 2014 12:28 PM

    Car knocks out power pole on Westwood Blvd


    Southern California Edison crews are assessing damage to a downed utility pole in Golden Hills following a collision at 11 a.m. on Oct. 20.

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