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Checking Back In On The Ridgecrest Community, After The Quake




A 'Base Closed' sign is posted outside the main gate to Naval Air Weapons Station (NAWS) China Lake on July 7, 2019 in Ridgecrest, California.
A 'Base Closed' sign is posted outside the main gate to Naval Air Weapons Station (NAWS) China Lake on July 7, 2019 in Ridgecrest, California.
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It’s been a few months since the magnitude 6.4 and 7.1 earthquakes in Ridgecrest. 

The quake damaged the Naval Base at China Lake and the base is still rebuilding. Meanwhile, the Ridgecrest community is recovering from the physical and emotional damage of the incident. We check in on how recovery is going.

Guests:

Emily Erwin, investigative reporter with KBAK-TV in Bakersfield covering Ridgecrest; she tweets @EmilyJaneErwin

Larry Cox, senior pastor of First Baptist Church in Trona, CA 

Sarah Macedo, resident of Ridgecrest  

Alexis Zubia, resident from Ridgecrest



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