1 hr ago
CHP closes Highway 58 due to winter snowstorm
California Highway Patrol has closed Highway 58 between Tower Line Road in Bakersfield and the Cameron Road area due to winter weather conditions Saturday.
10 hrs ago
Forecast warms and wanes, to chance of snow
Orange trees are protected from a hard freeze by water sprayed on the orchards. Temperatures were cold enough at noon Friday that icicles formed from the water and freezing temperature still hang from orange trees.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Gas leak, lack of heat causes closure of Tompkins Elementary Thursday
Parents pick up their children at Tompkins Elementary School after a broken gas line leak caused the school to be without heat Thursday, Dec. 5. According to school officials the school will remain closed as repairs are made, and they estimate classes may resume Friday or Monday.
First Baptist begins Hispanic ministry
Francisco Figueroa and his family joined First Baptist and together they have begun a ministry to the Spanish-speaking community of Tehachapi.
News@Noon for Dec. 4, 2013
The latest news - The Kern County Fire Department announced the commencement of open burning Tuesday and included reminders to residents on how to burn safely this winter season.
Lehigh Cement donates to Freedom Plaza project
Assistant City Manager Chris Kirk presents a sketch of the plans for Freedom Plaza and a visitor's center to the audience at Greater Tehachapi Economic Development Council's Nov. 6 meeting.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
LAFCo upholds decision to recognize four GHCSD powers
Paul J. Benz, of Benz Sanitation, makes one final plea to the Local Agency Formation Commission board members to rescind their ruling stating the Golden Hills Community Service District has the power to contract additional solid waste pick-up services.
Local TKD Senior Master receives highest International Hall of Fame award
Tehachapi resident and owner of Tehachapi Mountain Martial Arts Center Senior Master Ivan Jadric was recently honored with the highest of honors, the Platinum Life Achievement award.
Pipeline On Wheels: Trains Are Winning Big Off U.S. Oil
A train leaves the Rangeland Energy company's crude oil loading terminal near Epping, N.D. So far this year, 60 percent of all oil produced in North Dakota left the state by rail.
'A Christmas Story' makes a nice gift
Santa listens to Ralphie's friend, Flick, ask for a present for Christmas. L-R: Lanie Ringle, Sophia Bonham, David Shacklock, Mia Bonham.
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas
Jerry Sorenson, from the Tehachapi Public Works Department, puts the finishing touches on the city's Christmas tree at the Depot on Tehachapi Boulevard.
Wild pigs and new police car among Stallion Springs topics
Stallion Springs resident Jo Anne Huckins shows off a portion of a Stallion Springs decal that was found during a liter clean up project in the District.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Pen in Hand: Return of the pleasant little Snowbirds
Juncos are often seen with other small songbirds, including White-crowned Sparrows like these, which also return to Tehachapi each fall and winter.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
News@Noon for Dec. 2, 2013
The latest news - Mathew Berry, the man accused of first degree murder of a toddler in California City, is scheduled to be arraigned this afternoon in Bakersfield.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
California could see some rain, wind for holiday weekend
While extreme weather wreaks havoc with Thanksgiving travel throughout the rest of the country, California won't be entirely immune from its own, milder version of winter weather.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
News@Noon for Nov. 26, 2013
The latest news - Arraignment proceedings began yesterday for Mathew Berry in Kern County Superior Court.
Golden Hills approves new trash hauler
From left, Golden Hills Community Service District Board members Larry Barret and Bud Sargent listen to public commentary regarding the board's resolution to enter into an agreement with J Torres Company of Bakersfield to provide a alternative trash hauling service within the district.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
News@Noon for Nov. 25, 2013
The latest news - The Warriors ended their football season with a 20-3 loss to Garces on Friday.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Civil Engineering Landmark # 1: Tehachapi Loop
In 1964 the American Society of Civil Engineers began compiling a list of the ilst of Historic Civil Engineering Landmarks as designated by the American Society of Civil Engineers since it began the program in 1964.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
The Redeye Express
Twenty-four hours. Around the clock. Twice, if you're the analog type. To push something-anything-for a full day has long been the yardstick for durability.