The Cal State Bakersfield College Republicans group put out a statement Monday regarding its effort to bring conservative firebrand Milo Yiannopoulos to the university on Oct. 25.
A man shot to death on Real Road early Saturday was identified Monday as Edwin Nimoy Smith, 50, of Bakersfield.
Russell Lee Riggs, 69, of Weldon, was sentenced Monday to five years in prison for conspiring to manufacture, distribute and possess with intent to distribute marijuana grown in the Sequoia National Forest, the U.S. Attorneys Office said.
A national public policy organization analyzed neighborhoods across the United States based on economic prosperity, and the data show just what Kern County already knew: that neighborhoods west of Highway 99 are more prosperous than the rest of the county.
Preparing for a battle with Sacramento, Bakersfield City School District is applying for a waiver this week that would allow substitutes to teach in classrooms for longer than 30 days — and if their waiver gets denied, district leaders have said they plan to sue the state.
TBC wants to see your photos from the Kern County Fair. They can be from this year or previous years. They can even be the strip of photos you took at the fair photo booth. Send your images with a detailed caption to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will compiled them into a photo gallery online a…
This week’s musical offerings at the Kern County Fair are bit different from the fantastic performances last week by Tower of Power, Shelia E, War and Ramon Ayala.
Defense counsel for Sabrina Limon wrapped up cross-examination of confessed killer Jonathan Hearn on Monday after trying to establish Hearn controlled Limon and told her what to say to investigators after he killed her husband in 2014.
Convicted killer Dennis Bratton will spend the rest of his life in prison after a Kern County prosecutor said Monday she will not retry the penalty phase of his trial to seek the death penalty.
Don't call it Obamacare. President Barack Obama served his country and quietly left office.
I could not believe the Sept. 22 letter, "Report illegal immigrants," written by a physician. It is hard to believe that a doctor could be so cold-hearted. Try to imagine what Bakersfield would be like without our immigrants, legal or otherwise. Who would tend to the agriculture farms in Ker…
As a former College Republican president at CSU Bakersfield in the 1990s, I am disillusioned by the courting of Milo Yiannopoulos by my former organization. This generation of Republicans needs to engage in some serious soul searching and political discourse worthy of a university setting an…
There was an air of excitement inside Bakersfield Ice Sports Center on Monday morning as the Condors hit the ice for the first time with the opening of their American Hockey League training camp.
Well, here goes nothing.
Now it gets real.