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  1. Local veterinarian holds intruder at gunpointRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | TurnTo23.com

    At exactly 5:18 p.m. Monday evening, Doctor Shane Reno was at his clinic in East Bakersfield when he got a call about someone inside the home he was selling. When he got there a witness told him they had called 911 around 3:45 p.m. reporting an intruder in the home, but Reno decided to search around the home on his own.

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  2. Army vet to be tried on first-degree murder charges in killings of parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    A Bakersfield Army veteran accused of gunning down his mother and stepfather has been ordered to stand trial on two counts of first-degree murder and could face the death penalty if convicted. Kern County Superior Court Judge Thomas C. Clark ruled there is enough evidence to support the charges against 29-year-old Derek Connell following a preliminary hearing that began Tuesday and stretched into Wednesday afternoon.

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  3. Latin Rodeo store opens in S. BakersfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | TurnTo23.com

    The Latin Rodeo clothing store opened a new location in South Bakersfield. The store opened on Planz Road Wednesday morning with the help of the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.

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  4. Bakersfield shooting that wounded 14 claims innocent victimRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | My Mother Lode

    Authorities say a man sleeping in a Bakersfield apartment has died after a stray bullet plowed through his door from a nearby shooting that wounded 14 people. The Kern County Sheriff's Office says the man was found dead on July 19, three days after a gang-related shooting erupted outside a home 500 feet away.

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  5. Lafreniere Park's feral cats too fat; Jefferson sets feeding rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    A feral cat lays in the reeds next to a body of water, Tuesday, July 19, 2016 in Bakersfield, Calif. A new rule in place in Jefferson Parish would prohibit the feeding of cats at Lafreniere Park in Metairie without permission.

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  6. Baseball | 7/27/2016Baseball Announces Three Additions to 2017 RosterRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Southern Miss

    ... and Jake Davis and catcher/right-handed pitcher Jake Viaene. The 6-foot-4, 185-pound Davidson, a native of Bakersfield, Calif., turned in consecutive of seasons with a sub-2.00 earned run average at Wabash Valley College in Mount Carmel, Ill. As a ...

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  7. Lewis spends day at Rangers Summer Reading ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Texas Rangers

    ... in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex communities to continue reading during the summer. Lewis, a native of Bakersfield, Calif., didn't have reading clubs like this when he was growing up. Being able to give back to the community in this form was ...

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  8. Korean War veterans to be honored WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | TurnTo23.com

    The Kern County Veterans Service Department announced that the local Korean War Veterans Association, and the Korean American Association of Bakersfield, will conduct a ceremony, open to the public, at the Korean War Veterans Memorial at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday July 27, 2016. The Memorial can be found in the southeast corner of Jastro Park which is located on Truxtun Avenue at Myrtle Street, just east of Oak Street.

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  9. Dana Hills' Noah Grey morphs into pro race-car driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dana Point News

    ... me to keep doing the work," Grey said. He asked his parents to take him to the Buttonwillow Raceway Park near Bakersfield for his 13th birthday, when he became old enough for the track. "That's when I knew he was committed," Denise said. "Most ...

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  10. Carjacking attempted in East BakersfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TurnTo23.com

    The victim reported while at the park, suspect forcibly took his cell phone and the keys to his vehicle, forced him to remove cash from his ATM and drove him to the Residence Inn on 1622 Union Avenue, before driving him to the area of Highway 65 and Glenville Road. The suspects choked the victim leaving visible injuries, before releasing him on Highway 65. Suspects fled with victim's vehicle.

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  11. The First Live-Create-Play Community - Pinewood Forrest - Rising on Atlanta's SouthsideRead the original story

    Tuesday | GlobeSt.com

    ... growth for leisure companies for the balance of 2016, though it will slow down, according to Fitch Ratings. BAKERSFIELD, CA-The Central Valley has the land and infrastructure to facilitate multi-million square foot distribution centers and bolster ...

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  12. Fishing Report: Week of July 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Fresno Bee

    ... dissipate slightly. Catfishing is a good option, and Bob's has Sonny's Dip Bait back in stock. Gary Perkins of Bakersfield remains the leader in the July Catfish Derby with a 22-pounder landed in the aqueduct. The tournament ends this weekend, and ...

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  13. KCSO searching for Motel 6 robberRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | TurnTo23.com

    On July 11 at around 5:40 p.m. the suspect robbed a guest at the Motel 6 on Olive Tree Court in Northwest Bakersfield. He was driving a grey sports utility vehicle.

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  14. Fitch Affirms Semitropic Water Storage District, CA's Banking Revs at 'AA-'; Outlook StableRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Business Wire

    ... performance. Semitropic Water Storage District is located in central California, about 20 miles northwest of Bakersfield. The district provides supplemental surface water to farmers in order to reduce the impact of pumping on the region's ...

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  15. Sheriff: Man's death related to mass shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | TurnTo23.com

    Kern County Sheriff Donny Youngblood said on Tuesday that a man found dead last week in his South Bakersfield apartment is likely a victim of a mass shooting earlier this month. Miguel Bravo, 21, of Bakersfield was found dead in his apartment on Belle Terrace on July 18, just two days after 14 people were shot on nearby Stephens Drive.

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  16. NMHC: Mixed Conditions in Apartment MarketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | GlobeSt.com

    ... growth for leisure companies for the balance of 2016, though it will slow down, according to Fitch Ratings. BAKERSFIELD, CA-The Central Valley has the land and infrastructure to facilitate multi-million square foot distribution centers and bolster ...

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  17. A Push to Establish Central Valley Industrial?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | GlobeSt.com

    ... criteria. Create an alert to follow a developing story, keep current on a competitor, or monitor industry news. BAKERSFIELD, CA-The Central Valley has the land and infrastructure to facilitate multi-million square foot distribution centers and ...

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  18. At least 1 person killed in crash on Ashe RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | TurnTo23.com

    Bakersfield ranked 146 th in high school diploma holders and 146 th in graduate or professional degree holders, according to an Cal Water and the Kern County Fire Department were called over the weekend to fix a sewage problem at a home on Avenida Escuela.

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  19. Stanford club 16U and 14U teams in the JO semifinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Palo Alto Weekly

    ... at Gunn on Monday and meets Lamorinda Blue at 2 p.m. at Bellarmine for 17th place. Stanford's 18U B team beat Bakersfield, 15-13, in a shootout Monday at West Valley to advance to the semifinals on Tuesday at 10 a.m. at Independence against ...

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  20. Popular songwriter's dog missing in BakersfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | TurnTo23.com

    The dog was last seen at his father-in-law's home in East Bakersfield, where it was staying to take care of him as he recovers from a recent heart surgery. O'Donis says that the dog was very much a family pet.

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