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A man stole a tablet computer from the Office Max on Ming Avenue.
There will be a lot of balls in the air, today, as Kern County supervisors work on some of the year's toughest issues in a mega-session in downtown Bakersfield.
Behind a game-high 16 points by Jacob Woody, Centennial beat Bakersfield 66-63 to remain undefeated in Southwest Yosemite League play on Monday.
A Kern County sheriff's deputy fatally shot a Wasco man who charged him with a knife Monday morning.
Now in the second week of Southwest Yosemite League action and a 53-37 win over Centennial last Thursday, Garces girls basketball remains No. 14 in the state, according to CalHi Sports.
CalHi Sports has released its all-state teams for the junior and sophomore classes, with five local football players earning honors.
A southwest Bakersfield fire destroyed an abandoned house Sunday afternoon and its cause remains under investigation.
Authorities say online threats related to Highland High School were investigated over the weekend and it was determined "no credible threat existed nor exists."
A suspected arsonist was arrested early Sunday morning in connection with a vehicle set ablaze near the gas pumps by a convenience store off Highway 14 in Rosamond.
Crews at the Kern County Fire Department's Delano Station 34 were training outside the station Sunday morning when a bystander alerted them to a house fire.
Four people were arrested Saturday night and early Sunday morning as part of a Bakersfield police DUI/Driver License checkpoint in the 900 block of Old River Road.
A Chase Bank inside a west Bakersfield grocery store was robbed Saturday morning by a man who handed a teller a note saying he was armed.
Public schools are in the thick of a wholesale shift in both how students are instructed and how they're tested. That shift largely involves implementation of new federal learning guidelines known as Common Core State Standards.