Local News

BPD News Release- DUI Checkpoint Post Release

BPD News Release- DUI Checkpoint Post Release

For Immediate Release August 31, 2014 On Saturday, August 30, 2014, the Bakersfield Police Department Traffic Enforcement Detail conducted a DUI /

For Immediate Release August 31, 2014 On Saturday, August 30, 2014, the Bakersfield Police Department Traffic Enforcement Detail conducted a DUI /[Continue]

Local Sports

CSUB Athletics: LOWER TICKET PRICES/COMPLIMENTARY PARKING FOR FANS IN 2014-15

CSUB Athletics: LOWER TICKET PRICES/COMPLIMENTARY PARKING FOR FANS IN 2014-15

BAKERSFIELD, Calif.- As promised over the Summer, the new “We’re All ‘Runners” campaign’s focus on affordability and family-friendliness [Continue]

Head Injuries in Student Athletes Symposium

Head Injuries in Student Athletes Symposium

Education is Making a Difference in the Number of Reported Incidents As summer reaches its peak, hundreds of area high school athletes are in [Continue]

Bakersfield Police Blotter

BPD News Release – Low Cost Vaccination/Licensing & Micro-Chip Clinic Announcemnt

BPD News Release – Low Cost Vaccination/Licensing & Micro-Chip Clinic Announcemnt
For Immediate Release September 1, 2014 The City of Bakersfield Animal Control Division would like [Continue]

BPD News Release – 1400 blk Truxtun Av Deceased Victim Update

BPD News Release – 1400 blk Truxtun Av Deceased Victim Update
For Immediate Release September 1, 2014 Detectives have determined that this incident is a murder. [Continue]

Kern County Sheriff

Homicide investigation

Homicide investigation

On September 1, 2014 at about 4 AM officers with the a Tehachapi Police Department responded to a peace disturbance at an apartment complex located in the 600 block of Cherry Lane. Officers were directed to apartment number 47 and when they arrived they contacted the resident Joaquin Balassa (28 years). When officers entered the [Continue]

Government

Letter from the President — War Powers Resolution Regarding Iraq

Letter from the President — War Powers Resolution Regarding Iraq

TEXT OF A LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT TO THE SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES AND THE PRESIDENT PRO TEMPORE OF THE SENATE September 1, 2014 Dear Mr. Speaker: (Dear Mr. President:) As I reported [Continue]

State Government

Closures for the I-5 Pavement Improvement Project, Vista Del Lago Road to Kern County Line, Aug. 18-23, 2014

Closures for the I-5 Pavement Improvement Project, Vista Del Lago Road to Kern County Line, Aug. 18-23, 2014

Gorman — The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) plans to implement the closures listed below during the week of August 18-23, [Continue]

Arts & Entertainment

Calendar notes: Pacific Artist Series at Fresno Pacific University

Calendar notes: Pacific Artist Series at Fresno Pacific University

CONCERTS 7:30 p.m. Thursday, August 28, Fresno Pacific University Pacific Artist Series presents The Hord Consort: John Hord, piano; Pamela Ellzey, [Continue]

Out and About

Gospel Brunch! August 3rd @ 1pm

Gospel Brunch! August 3rd @ 1pm

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Business News

Meet U.S. Congressman David Valadao at DBA Empowerment Breakfast

Meet U.S. Congressman David Valadao at DBA Empowerment Breakfast

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – The Bakersfield Downtown Business Association invites all members to the next DBA Empowerment [Continue]