Photo of irrigation sprinkers watering a farmOhi

It’s Farmers vs. Farmers in Giant Game of SGMA Dodgeball

There is no tougher playground than California’s water world. Just take a look at the zingers flying back and forth between water districts on one another’s groundwater sustainability plans posted on the Department of Water Resources’ website. Lo...
Photo of Kern River in March 2017

Deadly Kern River Claims Fifth Victim This Year

BAKERSFIELD — A Los Angeles man is the fifth person known to have died in the Kern River this year. The Kern County Sheriff's Department says 45-year-old Uceda Velis was swept underwater late Tuesday afternoon near Ming Lake. Deputies and fir...