Cannabis producers will be allowed to grow the leafy drug in Arvin next year.
Bakersfield College volleyball coach Carl Ferreira had the same response to the dozens of fans, parents and BC community members that approached him in the Gil Bishop Sports Center on Tuesday night.
In the midst of holiday shopping, take a break to appreciate some art — and maybe shop as well — at a pop-up shop at the Outlets at Tejon.
Thor Ramsey has the 8th spot in line waiting for the Black Friday deals at Best Buys. While many are shopping the Tuesday before Thanksgiving some wait for what they say are the really good deals. As he plays rock, metal and just a little bit of classical music, Ramsey says he may be willing…
Cal State Bakersfield head coach Rod Barnes has had the upcoming Great Alaska Shootout marked on his mental calendar since before the season even started.
Matthew Martin, treasurer of the Kern County Young Republicans, has sued former Bakersfield mayoral candidate T.J. Esposito and former Bakersfield City Councilman Mark Salvaggio for releasing his private medical records.
A total of 76 arrests were made in the Kern Valley area during a 30-day law enforcement operation targeting public intoxication, illegal dumping and drug-related offenses, among other vagrancy-related crimes, sheriff's officials said Tuesday.
A coalition of concerned citizens, environmental groups and health and safety advocates were claiming victory Tuesday after the California Court of Appeal in Fresno found two errors made by the County of Kern in certifying an environmental impact report that would have allowed the Alon Refin…
Six construction outfits working on a solar project in Monterey County were fined more than $240,000 this week for failing to protect their workers from valley fever, an insidious respiratory disease caused by a fungus that grows in the soil throughout the Southwestern United States.
The Kern County Auto Theft Task Force is providing tips in an effort to help reduce the risk of vehicles being stolen during the holiday season — which police said is a time notable for its number of vehicle thefts.
His first words were, “Don’t breathe on that, it's expensive.” His metal folding chair squeaked as he turned to face me to add, “doll face.” My husband loomed large behind me and, creepy nerd boy that he was, lost his smile and turned back to his “World of Warcraft” game.
Hoffman Hospice is holding its annual Light Up a Life event on Nov. 28. The Christmas tree-lighting ceremony will be held at 6:30 p.m. at The Marketplace, located at 9000 Ming Ave.
Will Thanksgiving exist in another 10 years?
WWII Marine Sgt. William Ball was brought to Bakersfield National Cemetery to be buried Monday. Sgt. William Ball had been buried as a unknown soldier for more than 70-years until forensic science was able to positively identify him recently. His remains were flown to the mainland from Hawai…
The pilot who died in Sunday's airplane crash in Tehachapi was identified Tuesday as a 49-year-old Cerritos man.
I remember our Thanksgiving in 2014. For some reason I decided to grab two blank pieces of paper and draw a big turkey on one. We all colored it, and we took the other paper and wrote down what we were each thankful for. My grown children and my husband and I used it as a decoration for our …
Would like to compliment Dr. Brik McDill on his column in Tuesday's Californian ("We deserve some answers from McCarthy". But, how does one even reach Congressman Kevin McCarthy in order to pose any questions. Like, why he seems to vote against Democrats and not for the people that elected h…