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  1. One man missing, another rescued in Kern River near Hart ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KERN-AM Bakersfield

    The Kern County Sheriff's Department's Search and Rescue rescued a man out of the Kern River near Hart Park in Bakersfield on Sunday afternoon, but they are still searching for a 21-year-old man who went missing in the swift-running river. Officials said they were called at 2 p.m. to the park, along with the Kern County Fire Department and Bakersfield Fire Department, to help search for the missing man, who authorities said is Bakersfield.

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  2. One man dead, another wounded in Bakersfield shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KERN-AM Bakersfield

    Kern County Sheriff's Deputies are investigating the shooting of two men, one who later died, early Sunday morning in the 700 block of Knotts Street in Bakersfield. Deputies said they arrived at 1:33 a.m. and found two men suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

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  3. Dr. Raj Patel on the importance of annual physicalsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KERN-AM Bakersfield

    "Overall, annual physical examinations are very beneficial," said Patel, who also acknowledged there was a debate within the medical community about the benefits of these annual events. "Overall it's beneficial because it establishes a rapport with your physician."

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  4. One body recovered, another missing on Kern RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KERN-AM Bakersfield

    Saturday proved to be one of the most challenging days for Kern County Sheriff's Department Search and Rescue with the discovery of one body on the Kern River, and an ongoing search for another man pulled under the water. Officials said they recovered a body of a man at 9:58 a.m. near the Sandy Flat Campground near Lake Isabella.

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  5. Therea s plenty of work to be done for Bakersfield City ManagerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | KERN-AM Bakersfield

    After 25 years of public service as Bakersfield's City Manager Alan Tandy said he's proud of many of the city's quality of life improvements, and that he has no plan to retire from his job. During an interview on "The Richard Beene Show," Tandy talked about the city's effort to improve transportation, including connecting the Westside Parkway to the Highway 58 via the Centennial Corridor, but he said he was most proud of the work the city has done to improve parks and athletic facilities.

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  6. Bakersfield woman reported missing after leaving BHSRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | KERN-AM Bakersfield

    The Bakersfield Police Department is searching for an 18-year-old woman who was last seen leaving Bakersfield High School on July 7. Police said Miriam Figueroa was seen leaving the school and that she is considered at risk. Figueroa is described as a: Hispanic female, 5-foot-1, 94 pounds, brown hair with blonde streaks, brown eyes, last seen wearing a red tank top, jeans and black/white Adidas shoes.

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  7. Nine Inch Nails dominates Bakersfield social mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | KERN-AM Bakersfield

    Nine Inch Nails took to the Rabobank Arena on Wednesday night and blew away the huge Bakersfield audience, who gladly shared the experience on social media, especially Instagram. We pulled together some of the best photos and videos from the concert.

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  8. Heat wave continues, smoke will make for poor air qualityRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 18 | KERN-AM Bakersfield

    The San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District has issued a second day of poor air for the Valley portions of Kern County due to smoky conditions from fires around the state. The poor air is coupled with a 17th consecutive day of 100-degree temperatures in Bakersfield.

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  9. Bakersfield men arrested on weapons, drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | KERN-AM Bakersfield

    Two Bakersfield men were arrested July 16 at Union Avenue motel room after police said a loaded gun and drugs were found. Bakersfield Police said at 10 p.m. they served a search warrant in the 200 block of Union Avenue and found a loaded .45-calber handgun and methamphetamine.

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  10. The cautionary tale of online dating, or horror storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 17 | KERN-AM Bakersfield

    During a segment on "The Richard Beene Show," an anonymous Bakersfield woman shared her tales of dating horror via online dating sites. The woman, who was identified as "Tracy," a single woman in her late 40s, told host Richard Beene and co-host Dana Martin, who helps Beene host the occasional "Love Monday" segments, about her problems with men who expect sex on a first date, and who share explicit photos of themselves.

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  11. 10 Photos We Love From Bakersfielda s Weekend, July 14-16Read the original story

    Monday Jul 17 | KERN-AM Bakersfield

    Our weekly look back at the weekend and we saw plenty of beautiful images shared on Instagram. Here are our picks from the weekend's best photos: Our weekly look back at the weekend and we saw plenty of beautiful images shared on Instagram.

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  12. BPD chief orders internal investigation into alleged beating of girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | KERN-AM Bakersfield

    Bakersfield Police Department Chief Lyle Martin ordered an internal investigation of an alleged beating of a 19-year-old girl by an officer, but the move covers after the local NAACP released a video of the allegations that went viral. Tatyana Hargrove, 19, said she was beaten by a police officer who thought she was a man during a June 18 incident when police said they were looking for a male suspect armed with a machete.

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  13. Scott Cox: Naming post office for Merle Haggard was no brainerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | KERN-AM Bakersfield

    During the July 11 episode of "First Look with Scott Cox," host Scott Cox said that Congress' recent approval of naming Bakersfield's downtown post office after the late Merle Haggard was a "no brainer" that both parties understood. "How do you not do that?" Cox said.

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  14. Eat, drink and hangout defines Millennial-themed Hilton hotelsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 6 | KERN-AM Bakersfield

    If you're reading Hilton's take on what Millenials want it's pretty simple: eat, drink and make it cheap. Tru Hotels is the newest brand by the Hilton Hotel chain and these Millennial-themed hotels will offer something a bit different compared to your traditional hotels like a Hilton Garden Inn or a Fairfield Inn by Marriott.

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  15. Coroner identifies man killed by Bakersfield trash truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | KERN-AM Bakersfield

    The Kern County Coroner's Office has identified the man who was struck by a city of Bakersfield trash truck, and who later died from his injuries. The man was identified as Michael Yunk, 64, of Bakersfield, who was hit by the truck about 6:06 a.m. in the 200 block of Jefferson Street on Thursday morning, and who later died at Kern Medical at 12:41 p.m. The Bakersfield Police Department said the incident happened when Yunk attempted to pass the city of Bakersfield trash truck on a bicycle.

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  16. Police officer cleared in shooting death of Bakersfield manRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | KERN-AM Bakersfield

    A Bakersfield police officer who shot a 73-year-old man to death in December has been cleared by a review board, which cited the officer's actions were justifiable. During a news conference, Bakersfield Police Department Chief Lyle Martin said that Officer Reagan Selman acted within department policy and state and federal guideline when Sellman shot and killed Francisco Serna on Dec.12, 2016 in the 7900 block of Silver Birch Avenue.

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  17. CSUB professor says North Korea is throwing a temper tantrumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | KERN-AM Bakersfield

    A Cal State University Bakersfield professor said that North Korea is a weak country that is throwing a temper tantrum during an interview on the July 6 episode of "The Ralph Bailey Show." Host Ralph Bailey asked CSUB professor Mark Martinez if he should be obsessed about North Korea, or not worry about at all.

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  18. Ita s going to be hot this weekend, herea s some Central Coast motivationRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 6 | KERN-AM Bakersfield

    The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory for the San Joaquin Valley, including much of Kern County, starting Friday and stretching into Saturday evening. Friday's high is expected to be 105, but the Weather Service is forecasting a high of 107 for Bakersfield on Sunday and a high of 108 on Sunday.

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  19. Sheriff uncovers chop shop in BakersfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | KERN-AM Bakersfield

    Deputies were callsed to the 4200 block of Cottonwood Road to investigate a stolen big-rig truck. During the investigation, deputies said they discovered another three stolen vehicles, including one equipped with a welder.

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  20. Trash truck runs over Bakersfield cyclistRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | KERN-AM Bakersfield

    A man was in critical condition Wednesday after being run over twice by a trash truck in the 200 block of Jefferson Street in Bakersfield. The Bakersfield Police Department said the incident happened at 6:06 a.m. when the man attempted to pass the city of Bakersfield trash truck on a bicycle.

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