Local News

BPD News Release – 3792 Ming Av. Toys R Us Burglary

BPD News Release – 3792 Ming Av. Toys R Us Burglary

For Immediate Release July 15, 2015 The Bakersfield Police Department is seeking the community’s assistance in identifying and locating the

For Immediate Release July 15, 2015 The Bakersfield Police Department is seeking the community’s assistance in identifying and locating the[Continue]

Local Sports

Mayor Harvey Hall to Honor 2015 Baseball Team

Mayor Harvey Hall to Honor 2015 Baseball Team

Bakersfield Mayor Harvey Hall to Present Medals of Appreciation to 2015 Baseball Team Thursday.   Following their historic 2015 season including [Continue]

WNIT Basketball Tournament Watch Party – CSUB vs. UCLA

WNIT Basketball Tournament Watch Party – CSUB vs. UCLA

Dear Roadrunner Supporter,   Please join us Thursday night to cheer on our Women’s Basketball team as they play in the first round of the WNIT [Continue]

Bakersfield Police Blotter

BPD News Release – 2600 blk. Buck Owens Blvd. Hit and Run Collision

BPD News Release – 2600 blk. Buck Owens Blvd. Hit and Run Collision
For Immediate Release July 30, 2015 On Wednesday, July 15, 2015, at 10:49 pm, officers responded to [Continue]

BPD News Release 8800 White Lane Fatal Accident

BPD News Release 8800 White Lane Fatal Accident
For Immediate Release December 20, 2014 On Friday, July 31 at 3:17 am, the Bakersfield Police [Continue]

Kern County Sheriff

Taft Deputies arrest South Taft man and seize $14,600 worth methamphetamine and $2,341 in cash

Taft Deputies arrest South Taft man and seize $14,600 worth methamphetamine and $2,341 in cash

On July 22, 2015 at about 9 p.m. deputies from the Taft Substation conducted a search at 1035 Stevens Street in South Taft. Deputies located 47-year old Taft resident Brian BROWN and a 43 year old male in the front yard area of the residence. As BROWN approached a locked gate, deputies saw him toss [Continue]

Government

Search and Rescue Call Out

Search and Rescue Call Out

On June 12th, 2015, at about 9 P.M., a hiker on Jar Trail, which is located south of Highway 178 at the mouth of the Kern River Canyon, heard someone calling for help. The hiker attempted to locate [Continue]

State Government

CAL FIRE Announces Urban Forestry and Forest Legacy Grants to Reduce Greenhouse Gases

CAL FIRE Announces Urban Forestry and Forest Legacy Grants to Reduce Greenhouse Gases

Sacramento –CAL FIRE announced today the award of nearly $20 million in grants to local groups that will help the state reduce greenhouse gas [Continue]

Arts & Entertainment

Support The Drive To Stop Diabetes This Saturday Night!

Support The Drive To Stop Diabetes This Saturday Night!

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Health and Nutrition

Press Gaggle by Press Secretary Josh Earnest en route Nashville, TN, 7/1/2015

Press Gaggle by Press Secretary Josh Earnest en route Nashville, TN, 7/1/2015

Aboard Air Force One En Route Nashville, Tennessee 12:34 P.M. EDT MR. EARNEST:  Good afternoon and [Continue]

Out and About

Support The Drive To Stop Diabetes This Saturday Night!

Support The Drive To Stop Diabetes This Saturday Night!

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Business News

Summer winding down for Tesch Farms, after this week.

Summer winding down for Tesch Farms, after this week.

While the Pluots and plums are still putting out fruit, much of our other plantings and varieties have said that they have [Continue]