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The California Highway Patrol has reopened Interstate 5 over the Grapevine and Highway 58 through Tehachapi after closing them Saturday morning due to snow and ice.
The Kern County Sheriff's Office arrested a 21-year-old man after a home invasion and assault in Oildale Friday afternoon.
Three men have been arrested in connection with a southwest Bakersfield shooting Tuesday that left a woman with a gunshot wound to her leg.
UPDATED, 9:41 p.m.: Bakersfield Christian appears to have come back to beat Mission Oak. Eagles scored with three minutes left to go up 35-34, and Mission Oak has just been stopped on fourth-and-3 inside the red zone. What a comeback for BCHS, which trailed 20-0 early and now apparently will go to a CIF regional bowl game. More on BVarsity Live at 11 p.m.
Columbia Elementary School Principal Bill Jager is prematurely bald, but it's for a good cause.
Bakersfield Police said three officers and an adult Explorer were taken to a hospital early Friday after they were involved in a traffic collision.
Residents of a northwest Bakersfield home made it out safely after their home caught fire early Friday morning.
A man was rescued from a canal Thursday night after going overboard while riding his bike near Lamont.
A Kern County sheriff's SWAT team served a search warrant in Wasco Thursday and made four arrests in connection with drug sales.
Kern County sheriff's detectives found a recycling center out of compliance with state and local laws Thursday and arrested its owner.
Two men are in custody and one man who police had believed to be a suspect has been released in connection with a robbery and officer-involved shooting Wednesday.
A broken gas line closed a Tehachapi elementary school in Thursday.
A man suspected of selling drugs from an east Bakersfield home a block away from a Boys & Girls Club was arrested Wednesday afternoon by Kern County Sheriff's deputies.