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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - A woman and her pet dogs were rescued from a house fire in East Bakersfield early Monday morning.
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The tanker trains loaded with crude oil still rattle down the tracks at the end of the alleyway where Merle Haggard, a living legend of country music, grew up in a boxcar that his father transformed into the family home.
Born in Atlanta, Ralph Emerson Bailey, Jr., grew up in Los Angeles and moved here to Bakersfield in 1992.
REQUEST FOR LENIENCY COULD BACKFIRE ON JENNIFER CRISP: Jennifer Crisp was such a trusting wife she let her husband's employees take care of details she really should have handled herself.
Bakersfield police investigate a crash Saturday afternoon on Gosford Road, just south of Stockdale Highway, that killed David Aggio, 54, of Rohnert Park.
Thanks to photographer Brandan Gillogly, we got a great gallery of racing action from the 2014 March Meet in Bakersfield, California.
You guys know that feeling of walking across the parking lot on the way to a race? It's early morning-in our case, an absolutely beautiful day in Bakersfield, California.
It showed Saturday night at the California Interscholastic Federation state championships, as Villarreal and Fox completed spectacular unbeaten seasons with titles in back-to-back matches at Rabobank Arena.
EP Armory is owned by Chris Cook. The business opened a storefront March 1 on District Boulevard near Gosford Road.
Despite urgent calls for water conservation amid one of California's worst droughts, more than 255,000 homeowners and businesses across the state can still use all the water they want without paying higher bills.
Nostalgia racing has got to be the best idea the National Hot Rod Association has had since the NHRA's inception in 1951.
Pedro Rios paced the floor at the Kern County Elections Department Friday as the clock ticked toward 5 p.m. He was waiting for supporters to bring him a handful of signed nomination forms -- the last paperwork he needed to set up a rematch with Assemblyman Rudy Salas, D-Bakersfield, for the 32nd Assembly District seat.
Local media members listen to Kern County Deputy District Attorney Greg Pulskamp about Friday's ruling about Internet cafes in Kern County.
When our John Cox attended a March 1 community forum hosted by the Bakersfield chapter of the NAACP and heard the local branch's president essentially take credit for having convinced the Diocese of Fresno to remove Kathleen Bears as principal of Garces High School, he knew he might have stumbled upon a possible reason for her previously ... (more)
WATER CONFAB: Is this historic statewide drought serious enough for local officials to consider the possibility of water rationing in Bakersfield? No.