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Bakersfield firefighters extinguished an engine fire on a diesel locomotive at the train yard between Jackson and King streets in east Bakersfield Wednesday afternoon.
The fire was extinguished in 10 minutes and no injuries were reported, firefighters said. The cause of the fire is under investigation.
A man charged with the murder of his girlfriend's 2-year-old son told investigators the child suffered fatal injuries when the two of them were driving off-road in Berry's Dodge truck and crashed.
I procrastinated writing this post, mostly because I'm lazy, and because there are only five games this weekend, it's going to take me less time than usual. But I also procrastinated because I like high school football and (sniffle) I don't want this to be the last predictions column I write this year.
The coroner's office has determined a woman found dead in her garage in September was strangled.
As the playoffs become more and more meaningful, these rankings become more and more irrelevant. But I solider on, because I love you people and I love high school football.
Bakersfield police are asking for the public's help identifying a suspect who tried grabbing a juvenile when she refused to get in his car.
A drunken driver who crashed into a wall in October of last year -- killing a passenger and wounding two more -- was sentenced Tuesday to 29 years in prison.
The family of an 8-year-old autistic boy who was inadvertently left behind on a school bus three months ago has filed a legal claim naming the Kern County Superintendent of Schools office and the county of Kern as defendants.
A structure fire in Tehachapi closed Highway 202 Monday evening and caused about $80,000 in damage.
Kern County supervisors come back from Thanksgiving vacation today to talk about the contract with the company that will run troubled Kern Medical Center for them.
A disturbance in south Bakersfield left one woman with a gunshot wound to her leg after several suspects fired at a residence Tuesday morning.
There are Oakland Raiders fans, and then there are Raiders fans like Andrea Sedano of Bakersfield.
The cause of death of a Ridgecrest man who died in August has been determined to be blunt force trauma and the death is a homicide.