The Bakersfield Relay for Life raised more than $1 million over the weekend.
Sikh Riders of America is holding a fundraiser for victims of the Nepal earthquake.
A driver died Sunday in a fiery crash at Coffee Road and Granite Falls Drive.
A body was discovered over the weekend in an orchard off the 13000 block of Highway 166.
The westbound off-ramp from Highway 178 to Fairfax Road should be closed all week for paving operations, according to the Thomas Roads Improvement Program.
A Bakersfield man is looking for help finding the person who stole a package from his front porch at his home in northwest Bakersfield.
Thousands of people showed up to support the fight against cancer at Bakersfield’s Relay for Life on Saturday at the Kern County Fairgrounds.
The family of four involved in a crash with a Bakersfield police officer is recovering and speaking about what happened that night.
For a second consecutive week, thousands of California farms have been ordered to stop pumping river water to irrigate their crops as the state grapples with its fourth year of drought, officials said Friday.
SeaWorld — whose safety practices have been under scrutiny since an animal trainer was killed in 2010 by an orca at its Orlando, Florida, park — has now been cited for not adequately protecting its killer-whale trainers at its park in San Diego.
The leader of the California state Senate says he was singled out for criticism for his $50,000 swearing-in ceremony at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles last fall because he is Latino.
San Bernardino County authorities arrested a man who allegedly attacked three women and tried to snatch a little girl while covered in blood at Hesperia City Hall.
Attorneys for the state and California's powerful teachers unions argued in a filing Friday that a landmark California teacher tenure case was flawed and should be overturned because no evidence was presented showing the disputed statutes are the cause of educational inequalities.
A car fire sparked a brush fire Friday along southbound Interstate 5.
Bakersfield ranks as the ninth-largest city in California.