Coroner's investigators have positively identified the body pulled from an Oildale canal last month as 54-year-old William Julien.
The adult children of a missing Bakersfield man whose body was found Friday in an Oildale canal spoke with Eyewitness News reporter Mike Dinow Saturday about their last contact with 53-year-old William Julien.
Stepping forward with a big check and words of support, a total stranger helped a local family with the costs to bury a 23-year-old stabbing victim.
The family of a man killed last Wednesday night in a stabbing in Oildale is asking for help from the community to bury him. Donations can be made to Mish Funeral Home. Services for Caleb Corpe are planned at 1p.m. Friday, Dec. 27, 2013.
A 27-year-old man died at Memorial Hospital after he was arrested by Kern County Sheriff's deputies for being under the influence of alcohol and narcotics. The man is identified as Thomas Clinton Smoot.
A man was fatally stabbed Wednesday night outside the Dollar General on Roberts Lane.
Bike Bakersfield will be giving out taillights and headlights around Bakersfield to improve the safety of bicycle riders in the community, the group said.
A minor addition to Centennial High School’s gymnasium represented a major accomplishment for Corrine Ruiz. Centennial was the first campus in the Kern High School District to receive an AED, or automatic external defibrillator.
A Bakersfield woman says she ended up with a counterfeit $5 bill when she got change from a local business. The next store spotted the bogus bill, but she's still stuck with the fake money. Experts say shoppers should be on the lookout for counterfeit money.
A man suffering from a possible medical issue cornered a woman, believed to be his wife, and shot her Sunday afternoon while she was on the phone with a 911 dispatcher.
Thousands of volunteers made sure needy people in Bakersfield got a traditional Thanksgiving dinner. In this case, the food was delivered to struggling families. Organizers said they had enough food for up to 40,000 people.
The Bakersfield Police Department wants the community's help locating a suspect responsible for the fraudulent use of an access card and possession of stolen property.
A pedestrian was injured Monday night in a crash on Central Avenue near Roberts Lane in Oildale.
A Kern County deputy shot a dog Wednesday while chasing a suspect.
A woman was attacked by her own dogs on Wednesday, resulting in a bite injury that left her hospitalized.