According to the California Department of Public Health, in 2016, there were 5,372 new cases of Valley Fever reported, with an incidence rate of 13.7 cases per 100,000 people. They report it is similar to the recent peak in 2011, where there was 5,213 cases.
A woman was shot and killed in Castroville Thursday night.
An employee of the Santa Rita School District in Salinas is behind bars for allegedly emailing a minor inappropriate messages and a picture.
Friday is the 65th anniversary of the 1952 Kern County earthquake.