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The American Legion Post 26 will recognize veterans with its annual Veterans Day Parade on Monday. The parade, which starts at 10 a.m. downtown, is themed "Ninety-Nine Years of Honoring Our Veterans." Veterans Day originally started in 1919 as Armistice Day, on the first anniversary of the e…

Far from the bars and restaurants of downtown, in an area that mostly closes down after dark, Bakersfield's semi-official brewing district is forging a unique identity that participating business owners see as becoming a popular destination for craft beer connoisseurs and hobbyists.

A fire ignited in the light grass at the dead-end of High Gun Road in Stallion Springs near Tehachapi at around 3:30 p.m. Sunday, but the Kern County Fire Department was able to gain control of the blaze and stop its progression within minutes, holding it to 20 acres.

The Bakersfield Condors stayed hot in Iowa on Saturday, beating the Wild 4-3 for the team’s fourth straight win.

The University of Pittsburgh, which is receiving votes in the USA Today/National Wrestling Coaches Association Top-25 rankings, downed the Cal State Bakersfield wrestling team Saturday, 32-4, to end a hard-fought weekend for the Roadrunners.

It didn’t matter that only two of Bakersfield Christian’s players were on the team when it happened. The Eagles did not forget how 2015 ended — when No. 13 Highland upset No. 4 BCHS in the first round of the playoffs — and were not going to let it happen again.