More than a year after free libraries began popping up around downtown, one family has taken the idea to another level.
Now that the Bakersfield City Council has approved the 24th Street widening project, 23 families are being forced out of their homes. Some have historic significance.
A boy died Wednesday after running into the path of an SUV on 30th Street, according to Bakersfield police.
A man with a machete and kitchen knife was arrested early Friday after allegedly robbing a convenience store clerk and stealing his car.
A boy died Wednesday after running into the path of an SUV on 30th Street according to Bakersfield police.
After a long contentious process, the Bakersfield City Council voted 6-1 to certify the 24th Street environmental-impact report, but opponents say it's not over.
Around 90 Bakersfield High School students had class interrupted for about a half hour Wednesday for an investigation into a minor explosion on campus.
Police called the death of a 1-month-old child "suspicious in nature."
Are you tired of those long wait times in emergency rooms? Well, Dignity Health Hospitals may have a solution for you.
A white pickup truck crashed into Truxtun Lake Monday morning, prompting a rescue operation.
A police chase on Union Avenue late Saturday night ended with a major injury crash involving four vehicles.
The owner of Oak Lane Liquor was arrested Friday on suspicion of receiving stolen property.
Two children have been taken into protective custody after one of the children didn't receive needed medical care and fell into critical condition, police said Thursday.
Members of the St. John Missionary Baptist Church voted for the ouster of their pastor during a 12-hour meeting Wednesday.
Kern County's first military ball was held in 2010. The annual fundraiser helps local veterans with house payments, property taxes, utility bills, transportation to jobs and appointments and more, including support for families in times of bereavement.