A search uncovered a stolen 9 mm pistol on one of the people and a second stolen gun in a nearby vehicle.
No trash collection will take place Thanksgiving Day, according to the Bakersfield Public Works Department.
Police launched an investigation Monday after a homeowner called them about the discovery of what appears to be a human skull.
The panel's move Wednesday to select the company as a franchisee — and sideline other futuristic yet far-fetched transportation concepts floated to the group — adds a layer of government legitimacy to the endeavor that could help it attract investors and get closer to breaking ground. But with no state dollars attached, the decision doesn't directly address the project's most glaring missing link — billions of dollars.
A 71-year-old woman was killed in a crash on Kern Canyon Road on Saturday evening, according to the Bakersfield Police Department.
A stabbing in southeast Bakersfield left two people injured Sunday evening, according to the Bakersfield Police Department.
Spider-Man, Two-Face, and Wonder Woman were all out for the eighth annual Bakersfield Comic-Con on Sunday at the Kern County Fairgrounds.
Around 3,000 people were without power at one point Sunday in east Bakersfield.
The Los Angeles Times reports that, at 41, Nola was considered geriatric and had a series of old-age ailments, including arthritis.
Police are searching for a man accused of armed robbery at a Chevron Saturday afternoon.
The U.S. Housing and Urban Development Department figures released Thursday show that at about 12,500 people, Los Angeles' chronically homeless population has grown 55 percent since 2013. The agency reports that more than a third of the nation's chronically homeless live in California.
The American Red Cross was in Frazier Park on Saturday, recruiting and training new seasonal volunteers to prepare for El Niño.
This is the second year the rapper has helped Inglewood pass out the turkeys to families in need. Last year, the rapper asked the city what he could do to give back to the community, where his production crew is headquartered.
An outbreak of E. coli linked to Chipotle that originated in the Pacific Northwest has spread south and east and has now infected people in six states.
The indictment of Detective Damacio Diaz is a tough blow to McFarland, where he's something of a local hero.