PG&E is reporting electrical outages impacting 5,713 customers Sunday morning.
A 34-year-old man has been convicted of attempted murder for opening fire at deputies in a trailer northwest of Rosamond about 1 1/2 years ago.
Reports of a woman who went missing Friday evening in the Pine Mountain Club area prompted action by volunteers from the Kern County Sheriff's Office's South Kern Search & Rescue Team.
The first Kern County budget battle of 2017 is simmering behind the scenes: whether to cut staffing at nine rural fire stations to save $2 million to $3 million.
The Kern County Firefighters union concedes county administrators are allowed to activate a contract clause allowing them to reduce staffing at nine rural fire stations.
I thought I’d get out of the fire for a few minutes and into the oil patch.
Norm Haughness’s well-reasoned Jan. 12 Community Voices article, “What’s the fallback position on Trump?” concludes with an admonition that our political leaders, such as Congressman Kevin McCarthy, prepare in advance to deal with Donald Trump’s inability to serve our country as a rational p…
To those of you who keep telling the Democrats: We won, you lost, stop whining and get over it: May I remind you that the primary objective of both houses of Congress (that would be the people you voted to represent your best interests) in 2008 was to make certain that nothing, good or bad, …
As an official who refereed for 28 years, including many of retiring Tehachapi High School coach Steve Denman's games, let it be known that there was no classier individual on the sidelines.