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IS GREENFIELD'S PBIS WORKING? Six teenagers, laughing and talking (but mostly laughing), stood along the outskirts of an enclosed field Wednesday at Greenfield Middle School.
Bakersfield police launched a manhunt throughout the city Wednesday for several suspects in two robberies and a shooting all believed to be related.
Two Bakersfield residents were killed in a car crash on northbound Highway 99 at Olive Drive Wednesday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The deaths of two other rodents on local roadways in the past week continue to cast doubt on whether the animal found dead early Tuesday on Mohawk Street was in fact the city's famed bike path beaver.
Liberty sophomore Anthony Smith takes a Ben Davis pass off the chest and into the back of the net for a game-winning goal with eight minutes left to advance the Patriots to the Division I boys soccer finals after beating Fresno-Central 2-1.
A former correctional officer at the Taft Federal Correctional Facility was sentenced to 30 months in prison Tuesday for conspiracy to provide and possess contraband in prison.
There are 26 playoff games that will have 32 local teams playing tonight in boys and girls soccer and the opening round of girls basketball playoffs.
A teen gang member who allegedly injured a 13-year-old after firing a shot into a bucket was arrested Monday evening after his family found him walking the streets and brought him home.
Some fireworks have gone off, at the last minute, around the proposed Kern County ban on two types of fireworks that are legal in California.
A Monday meeting promoted as a discussion of how low oil prices affect the local economy turned into a rallying cry against new and proposed oil regulations.
A suspected bank robber who turned himself in to California Highway Patrol officers for robbing a bank in Rocklin is also believed to have robbed a Wells Fargo Bank branch in Bakersfield.
A suspect is wanted on suspicion of forgery and identity theft for using someone else's credit card at the Vape Zone store on Ming Avenue.
A woman fraudulently used a credit card to purchase items at the Kohl's on Rosedale Highway.