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Local & Regional Riverbed fire under investigation Riverbed fire under investigation (Video)
A 10-acre weekend fire in the dry riverbed behind Bakersfield's Sam Lynn Ballpark is under investigation. Homeless encampments in the area added to the concern for firefighters.
Local & Regional JobFest event Wednesday in Taft JobFest event Wednesday in Taft
The aim is to bring "employment opportunities to every region of Kern County," according to DHS.