Food left on the stove caused a house fire Tuesday morning that left two adults and a child displaced.
Parents accuse three Taft Union High School District administrators of bullying and negligence related to hazing incident allegedly involving eight varsity football players.
Bakersfield police released a surveillance photo Monday of a man wanted for indecent exposure that happened Sunday, Oct. 12, outside the 7-Eleven store the area of Wilson and Stine roads.
“It is all tied to him. No one else in the park has any problems with any bed bugs,” she said. “They share the clothes, they share the pillows, they share the blankets, and it's just gone from these three homes.”
Members of the California Hawking Club and other bird enthusiasts spent the weekend at Lake Ming experimenting with racing falcons and hawks and other raptors in hopes of putting on sanctioned events in the future.
“They have a 10-foot easement along (the side of my yard), and all of my vegetation and all my trees would have to come out, which I don’t think is fair,” he said. “It’s not right.”
Misdemeanor charges have been filed against two deputies with the Kern County Sheriff's Office for an off-duty shooting in the parking lot of a business on Union Avenue.
Citizen volunteers with the Bakersfield Police Department have started patrolling the downtown area.
A woman home alone is awakened by an intruder in her bedroom. She urges community vigilance for greater safety.
The eighth annual NAMI Walk at the Park at River Walk raises money and awareness about our country's need for a world-class treatment and recovery system for people with mental illness.
Authorities have arrested a man on suspicion of murder in the death of a farmworker who was kidnapped from his Central California home more than two decades ago.
With so much attention on the Ebola virus, families are reminded not to forget about the dangers of the flu. Experts say some of the early symptoms of Ebola and the flu can be similar. But, you can only be exposed to Ebola through direct contact with someone who's been to an affected country in West Africa.
Here you'll find the area's most wanted prison parolees. CDCR parolees appear here because they are in violation of their parole status.
Month after month the hole remained, covered by a mess of metal plates, temporary cement and wood panels - not to mention the PG&E signs and caution tape.
Wasco High School homecoming floats were destroyed by fire Friday morning, leaving students scrambling for a replacement with just hours to go before the homecoming football game.