One man was killed and another was arrested on suspicion of drunk driving in a head-on crash early Thursday.
A fire early Saturday morning at a home in Wofford Heights resulted in one resident finding another place to stay and the other being arrested on an unrelated charge.
A Kern River Valley man said he was badly beaten by several Kern County Sheriff's Office deputies, and he's filed a claim against the county.
The defendant in a love-triangle murder was found guilty Thursday by a Kern County jury.
On Tuesday, the Kern County Board of Supervisors decided to only take animals from county areas at their new facility, since that's what the city is doing. But, the board also asked their citizen commission to look for common ground.
A semitruck hauling an asphalt mixture overturned around 1:30 p.m. Monday on Highway 178 through the Kern River Canyon, closing the roadway in both directions.
The Kern County Sheriff's Office has established two new phone numbers that the public can utilize to report drug and gang activity.
Student expulsions in the Kern High School District dropped dramatically last school year to about 300.
A elderly man is missing, and the Kern County Sheriff's Office wants help making sure he's safely found.
Officials are holding a pair of public meetings to address recreation concerns during Isabella Lake dam work.
Children playing with matches were blamed for starting a grass fire Sunday in Lake Isabella.
The cause of death was released Wednesday for a 22-year-old Wofford Heights woman, whose body was found weeks after she went missing.
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — Highway 178 about 4 miles into the mouth of the canyon was closed in both directions Thursday after a four-vehicle crash.
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — One man has been arrested and three others detained for allegedly sparking a wildfire near Highway 178 and the mouth of the Kern River Canyon.