• The Bakersfield Californian
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No, the world does not stop turning during the Kern County Fair. It might just seem that way to some people.

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Coming up in today’s edition of TBC's 5@4: Hear how the man who confessed to shooting Robert Limon to death felt about killing a father, why the Bakersfield City Council wants to stop medical marijuana sales in the city, and find out what amazing fair food you should enjoy at the Kern County Fair.

  • THE BAKERSFIELD CALIFORNIAN
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An accidental electrical fire did $50,000 damage to a home at 1172 Fairway Drive in southwest Bakersfield Wednesday, according to the Bakersfield Fire Department.

  • By David G. Valadao
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Across the nation, from California to New York, "Dreamers" and their families are woven into our society. They attend school with our children, shop at the corner grocery store, invest in our communities, and wave to us at church on Sundays. Many of their friends and neighbors are likely una…

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Coming up in today’s edition of TBC's 5@4: Paranoia plagued confessed killer Jonathan Hearn in the Sabrina Limon murder trial, is a Coachella type venue coming to Kern County, and my recommendations for the first day of the Kern County Fair.

  • THE BAKERSFIELD CALIFORNIAN
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A 29-year-old Bakersfield woman was killed Sunday when the car she was driving collided with another vehicle at Edison Highway and Oswell Street, the Kern County coroner's office said Tuesday.

  • By Justin Salters
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California has long been revered as the pinnacle of American progress and prosperity. Through our state’s history, our population and economy have swelled as folks have flocked to the Golden State in search of their piece of the California Dream.

  • BY ELIZABETH SANCHEZ & HAROLD PIERCE esanchez@bakersfield.com hpierce@bakersfield.com
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In confessed murderer Jonathan Hearn’s mind, he’s a modern-day version of King David — the lusting adulterer from scripture who slept with one of his soldier’s wives, then had the husband killed to cover up his sins.

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Coming up in today’s edition of TBC's 5@4: Wiretapped conversations presented to the jury in the Limon murder trial, Rita’s Recommendations for the Kern County Fair, and where you can get your creative juices flowing. Catch The FIVE @ 4 every weekday at 4 p.m. on bakersfield.com.

  • By Justin Salters
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President Theodore Roosevelt referred to California as “West of the West,” a land that has captured the imaginations of generations and cradled the growth, innovation and progress that shaped modern civilization.

  • BY THE BAKERSFIELD CALIFORNIAN
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One motorist was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence during a DUI/driver's license checkpoint conducted by the Bakersfield Police Department Traffic Section in northeast Bakersfield late Friday night and early Saturday morning.

  • BY ROBERT PRICE rprice@bakersfield.com
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This feedback forum is designed to give readers a way to voice criticisms and compliments or ask questions about The Californian’s news coverage. Your questions — which may be edited for space — are answered here each Saturday by The Californian’s Robert Price.

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Coming up in today’s edition of TBC's 5@4: A Confessed killer testifies against his former lover, how you can plan your Kern County Fair visit, and how you can bag a bachelor for a good cause. Catch The FIVE @ 4 every weekday at 4 p.m. on bakersfield.com.