For the first time in six months, the Ward 5 seat will not be vacant at a Bakersfield City Council meeting.
A critical event in California’s water world was announced Monday that was either a step in the right direction or the wrong one, depending on your viewpoint.
A public service for attorney Benjamin R. Greene, who died after collapsing during a 5K run last week, has been scheduled for July 7 at a southwest Bakersfield church, his wife said.
Michael Ramirez jumped into the Kern River at the Keyesville Campground Thursday evening and disappeared.
A Kern County man pleaded guilty Monday to distributing more than 30 pounds of methamphetamine.
Tehachapi Unified School District’s special education department is failing, according to a California Department of Education review prompted by scores of parental complaints.
A correctional officer accused of gunning down another correctional officer at his estranged wife's apartment was arrested in Mexico and is currently being held in Yuma, Ariz.
Some run because they want to stay in shape. Others compete because they have something to prove.
Keith Majusiak drove into a northwest Bakersfield intersection three years ago and broadsided a car, killing a 79-year-old woman. Prosecutors charged him with three felonies.
The body of a Los Angeles man was found with gunshot wounds in Mojave over the weekend.
Fireworks are looming, and with the heavier post-drought growth of seasonal vegetation, the Bakersfield Fire Department has already had a taste of what’s likely to come.
Are we to believe, O Great and Powerful Federal Legislators, that this is the best you can do? That in this country, arguably the wealthiest and smartest on the planet, millions of citizens will not have access to comprehensive and affordable health care? The for-profit health care industry …
Elvis said, “When things go wrong, don’t go with them.”
The Bakersfield Starz 10U baseball team traveled to Reno last week to compete against teams from across the nation in the Youth Baseball Nationals. The boys went 7-1 for the tournament scoring 86 runs while allowing 16. This is their second championship having also won the Nationals in Myrtl…
LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Dodgers unleashed yet another weapon to continue their winning streak.