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Golf legend Arnold Palmer died in Pittsburgh at the age of 87 on Sunday. The news was first reported by Golfweek and was later confirmed by the United Stated Golf Association. 

A walk/run at the Park at River Walk to support MADD, Mothers Against Drunk Driving, raised more than $62,000 Saturday morning, according to organizers.

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Editor’s note: Christie and Don Kessler flew to Miami this past weekend so they could be in the stands for the first NFL start of their son, Cody, the quarterback of the Cleveland Browns. Injuries forced Kessler into action, and though the Browns lost a close game in overtime after missing a…

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One thing became abundantly clear in Week 5 of high school football in the Central Section: Clovis and Fresno-Central are clearly the top two teams in the section after half the season. That could change of course, but right now, Clovis' undefeated record against a good schedule and Central'…

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In our internet-connected world where cute is king and issues of substance tend to be discussed only if there’s a catchy meme to share, people are far likelier to know that Sept. 17 was National Apple Dumpling Day than that it marked the beginning of Constitution Week.

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Why is the “right thing” the right thing to do…? And just how does one determine exactly what the right thing is? Right for me, right for you, best for us, best for whom, most pleasurable, golden mean, right for the short term, right for the long term? Right for the privileged? Right for the…

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Ask anyone who’s been to Bakersfield’s Gospel Fest in the last few years and they’re sure to sing praises about the experience. And San Joaquin Community Hospital’s seventh annual gathering of music, worship and community outreach on Oct. 2 should be no exception.

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The house on the corner of 23rd and C streets stands out with the help of pops of red: the bricks of the large porch, the front door and the replica classic British phone booth where a Wendy’s Words library is housed. But what all those people who stop to take a book or a selfie with the pho…

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E ureka!, with its mixture of retro cocktails, craft beers and high-end hamburgers, has been one of the fastest growing regional restaurant chains in recent years. Now it has its first locally owned imitator, Flame Burger, which opened earlier this month in the old Juicy Burger location near…

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One hundred years in the making, the centennial edition of the Kern County Fair needed to squeeze out every available minute Tuesday as crews hustled and bustled, putting up tents, making deliveries and running jackhammers. But ready or not, the fair begins its 12-day run this afternoon, unv…

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If you’ve been to the fair even once in your life, you already have a list of favorites to check out. But we’ve compiled a list of the best of the new — and a couple of returning traditions — you should add to your itinerary.

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