Business in Southgate - Bakersfield, CA

A routine traffic stop led to an arrest of a known gang member in Northeast Bakersfield.

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The Bakersfield City School District is encouraging parents to get more involved in their child's education.

Many teams had bye weeks, but those who played continued putting in work ahead of league play.

Attorneys presented their opening arguments Friday in the trial of a man suspected of driving under the influence causing a crash that killed a local teacher and her unborn baby.

On Aug. 18, Bakersfield attorney Henry Noto allegedly got behind the wheel of his vehicle while under the influence, despite previously receiving two misdemeanors — in 2014 and 2016 — for DUI, according to news reports. On this occasion, however, this decision caused severe injuries to several people when he failed to stop at a stop…

Kern County Firefighters are battling a grass fire off Highway 65 in the area of Poso Creek, officials said Friday afternoon.

Penske Logistics has been named a 2018 Great Supply Chain Partner by SupplyChainBrain, a leading industry information resource. Penske is among the 100 organizations gracing the list.

Police detained five people Thursday in connection with an armed robbery that occurred at a convenience store in south Bakersfield.

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - If you want a straw with your drink or a soda with a kids' meal at a California restaurant, you'll need to ask for them starting next year. A law signed Thursday by Gov. Jerry Brown makes California the first state to bar full-service restaurants from automatically giving out single-use plastic straws. Another law he approved requires milk or water to be the...

School buses from across the county parked in rows well before 9 a.m. and crowds of excited children waited in line for the early opening of the Kern County Fair

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Maroon 5 is reportedly set to perform at the 2019 Super Bowl halftime show, according to a report from Variety.

The shooter, Snochia Moseley, a 26-year-old temporary employee at the Rite Aid distribution center turned the handgun on herself.

Public Health officials have closed a Chester Avenue restaurant after discovering a vermin infestation with rodent droppings spotted throughout the business.

Two people were shot and killed Wednesday night in Taft, sheriff's officials say.

WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) - Exhaustion and frustration are building in the Carolinas as thousands of people wait to go home days after Hurricane Florence unleashed epic floods blamed for at least 37 deaths, including those of two women who drowned when a sheriff's van taking them to a mental health facility was swept off a road.