The Kern County Sheriff’s Office, in partnership with the Bakersfield Police Department, is encouraging local residents to join them for “Soda Pop with a Cop” Wednesday at the McDonald’s at 5363 Olive Drive.
A Bakersfield man has been sentenced to more than 11 years in prison for receiving and distributing child pornography, according to a news release from the U.S. Attorney's Office, Eastern District of California.
A male died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound Monday as police served a search warrant at a business in Bakersfield, according to police.
A Bakersfield man has pleaded guilty to conspiring to possess stolen U.S. mail and to unlawfully possessing 15 or more unauthorized credit or debit cards.
Bike Bakersfield, in partnership with Chain | Cohn | Stiles and Kern Family Health Care, will give away hundreds of bicycle lights and helmets this fall as part of "Project Light up the Night," which aims to make streets safer for bicyclists riding on Kern County’s roadways.
In many respects, Mark Fayne has done just about everything in his hockey career.
The air is a little cooler now and that means we are now in the home stretch of the high school football season in the Central Section.
After the top teams in the Tri-River Athletic Conference and the Southwest Yosemite League stayed the course last week, the league championships could be set Thursday evening.
Fresh off a fourth consecutive undefeated South Yosemite League slate, Independence is the highest seed for Kern County in the Central Section girls tennis playoff brackets released Monday.
This summer was the busiest, toughest year for the Kern County Sheriff’s Office Search and Rescue teams.
With the flick of a pen, Governor Jerry Brown undermined months of work Saturday that some California school districts — including Kern High School District — have undertaken to allow Concealed Carry Weapon permit holders to bring firearms onto campuses.
A Bakersfield man who was acquitted of injuring his infant son has filed a lawsuit alleging civil rights violations against the City of Bakersfield and accusing a police detective of fabricating evidence against him.
Some call it "The Forgotten War," but Kern County Veterans Service Director Dick Taylor prefers "the forgotten victory" when describing the Korean War.
Last week I was at a national planetarium conference in St. Louis. One of the invited talks was about the New Horizon mission to Pluto (and beyond!) by one of the scientists involved in mapping the minerals and ices on Pluto and Charon one of its moons. He shared many amazing pictures. Putti…
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WASHINGTON - At the Family Research Council's recent Values Voter Summit, the religious right effectively declared its conversion to Trumpism.