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A small earthquake east of Lindsay was followed by two aftershocks Wednesday night.
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Kern County Sheriffs deputies have arrested a man allegedly involved in a shooting that caused Golden Hills Elementary to go into lockdown around 10:45 a.m. on Tuesday, March 4. Anthony Pina, 26, was arrested around 2:45 p.m. in the 400 block of East "F" Street on Wednesday, March 12, on charges of shooting at an inhabited dwelling and gross ... (more)
The latest news - The first Team Meeting for the 11th Annual Tehachapi Relay for Life is Thursday, March 13, in the Carden School auditorium.
The Kern County Board of Supervisors appointed a consulting firm last week to help find a solution to the sewage problems that have beleaguered the Golden Hills Sanitation Company since the privately-owned wastewater treatment plant went into receivership in April 2012.
Kern County Animal Services is holding a free spay and neuter clinic for pets of Mojave residents on Saturday, March 15 at the Mojave Veterans Building, 15580 O Street.
The Racing for Ta-Ta's Team is shown here during the opening of the 2013 Relay for Life in Tehachapi.
The 8-year-old boy and three other students were waiting for a bus in Bakersfield on Tuesday morning when they found a handgun discarded nearby.
A Wind Advisory has been issued for the Kern County Mountains and Deserts by the National Weather Service in Hanford, which will be in effect starting 8 p.m. on Tuesday, March 11, until 1 p.m. on Wednesday, March 12. The NWS predicts east winds of 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 55 mph.
The latest news - The Tehachapi Planning Commission is hosting a meeting tonight at 6 p.m. at the Wells Education Center, 300 S. Robinson St. The Golden Hills CSD is hosting a special board meeting at 5:30 p.m. tonight at the district headquarters, 21415 Reeves St. Don't miss the news and feature stories in this week's Tehachapi News - available in ... (more)
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.
A sign that once announced the water supply for Lake of the Woods, Calif., now warns town residents of the ongoing water emergency.
A jury has deadlocked over allegations in a lawsuit that a California deputy sheriff used excessive force when he shot and killed a former NFL player.