A plane crash near Tehachapi seriously injured one of three men who were on board Saturday afternoon.
The Tehachapi Warriors are under the spotlight in this edition of Countdown to Hometown Sports, a team-by-team preview of Kern County's high school football teams for the 2013 season.
Complaints about possible drug trafficking led to a probation search Tuesday at a Tehachapi-area home that sheriff's investigators said netted 5 arrests and the seizure of methamphetamine.
Students at nearly 250 California schools posted photos on social-media websites while they were taking standardized tests, again prompting questions about testing security, state education officials said. Nine Kern County schools ended up on the list from state officials.
One person has died in a crash between a motorcycle and semitruck on Copus Road just east of Interstate 5, south of Bakersfield.
"New funding is what allows us to sort of move the needle, right, when renewal funding allows us to keep the programs we have, which are essential, but new funding lets us get people who are on the streets, into housing, and, so, very excited," Garden Pathways executive Kim Albers said Thursday.
A lawsuit has been filed against the city of Tehachapi regarding accusations made by two officers who were employed with the police department.
Patricia Young of Tehachapi was just headed out to feed the hummingbirds Wednesday morning, but when she opened her door, she got a bit of a surprise - a skunk.
Teen drivers can take part in the Start Smart Program, a safe-driving course put on by the California Highway Patrol.
East Kern County commuters have a number of questions after a bridge on Highway 58 in Sand Canyon was torn down and workers didn't return to put it back up.
A jury has returned death verdicts for two Tehachapi prison inmates who murdered a fellow inmate in May 2009.
A woman remains hospitalized with severe burns, a day after a Kern County firefighter rescued her from her Tehachapi home.
A woman is hospitalized with burn injuries following an early morning fire in Tehachapi. She was pulled from the fire by a firefighter who used his hands to tear a hole into the home when he heard her screams for help.
Hundreds of pounds of illegal fireworks have been seized through an undercover operation headed by Kern County Fire Chief Brian Marshall.