When Delia Ramos visited Bakersfield, she was shocked to see how few residents were wearing masks. “When picking up groceries, I was only part of a few people wearing a mask because it wasn’t required. In Clovis, it isn’t required either, but people still wore their masks,” said Ramos. As COVID numbers rise, public health officials urge residents to continue using face coverings in public spaces across the state, but compliance depends on where you live. Read the full story at South Kern Sol.