Daniel Koch, who has been seen in Woody and is known to frequent the Oildale area, is wanted on a warrant charging him with possession of a stolen vehicle and petty theft with a prior conviction, according to the Kern County Sheriff's Office.
School districts ultimately responsible to ensure buildings are up to code.
Officials have an eye on conditions at the Lake Isabella dams while engineers get ready to address the concerns. If the dams failed, a lot of water would reach a wide area around Bakersfield, and it could be very deep.
As Kern County emergency responders draw up plans for what they'll do if there's a disaster in our area, families can also plan ahead for how and where they would get to safety.
A former teacher was sentenced Thursday to a year in jail for driving drunk.
Kern County Supervisor Mike Maggard is hosting an unveiling Wednesday for the Oildale Town Square 35-foot flag pole and monument.
A bicyclist was arrested Friday morning after a short chase with a Kern County deputy and the discovery of stolen mail and drugs inside his backpack.
Guy Wojtanowski called Eyewitness News after buying already expired food from a 99 Cents Only Stores location in Oildale. A can of his favorite soup, Anderson's Tomato, was expired. One of them was dated as far back as October 2011.
A man wanted out of Florida was arrested this week in the north Bakersfeld area.
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.
The Kern County Sheriff's Office has established two new phone numbers that the public can utilize to report drug and gang activity.
A teacher who was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence has taken a plea deal.
Student expulsions in the Kern High School District dropped dramatically last school year to about 300.
Surveillance photos from the July 28 incident were released Friday as the Kern County Sheriff's Office seeks help from the public in locating the women.
The Kern County Probation Department is looking for a sex offender who failed to report to his probation officer upon release from jail.