There now are three people missing in the Kern River following more incidents over the weekend of people entering the dangerous waters, the Sheriff’s Office said Sunday evening.
Law enforcement both locally and nationwide are seeing more instances of drugged driving, and they're in part blaming pot.
One man died and another suffered injuries in a shooting early Sunday morning in northeast Bakersfield, the Kern County Sheriff's Office said.
Three unrestrained passengers of a 2004 Toyota sustained major injuries after the vehicle's driver lost control and overturned at Old River Road south of Houghton Road Saturday, the California Highway Patrol said.
A 51-year-old female driver and her 19-year-old passenger, both from Taft, died when another driver hit them head-on on Taft Highway Thursday, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Last week, Republican Sens. Mike Lee of Utah and Jerry Moran of Kansas hammered the final nails into Senate Republicans' health care coffin. President Donald Trump quickly tweeted he wanted to find a way to reanimate this monster. As Mary Shelley's Victor Frankenstein learned, that would be …
Has America reached the point where, once Washington has expanded a program, not even the new spending's most vociferous critics dare to cut it back?
It was ironic that Kellyanne Conway chose this past weekend's Family Leadership Summit in Iowa as a venue to allege a pattern of sexism against her — as she continues to defend her boss, the president, against multiple degradations of women. That she did so at an event sponsored by an evange…
Dennis Hicks, a 2016 Liberty graduate, finished fourth in the men's triple jump at the Pan Am Junior Championships in Peru on Sunday.
Willie Ethington’s lifelong dream is to one day play in the major leagues. It’s the thing that motivates the Mesa, Ariz., native to endure all the hardships that come with playing baseball in the Pecos League for the Bakersfield Train Robbers.
Tyler Johnson came from last to first to win the Hobby Stock feature on Saturday night at Bakersfield Speedway.