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A 75-year-old Shafter man struck by a train Thursday night died, according to the coroner's office.
Law enforcement executing a search of a home near downtown Bakersfield Thursday recovered about 40 grams of suspected heroin and a stun gun.
The 65-year-old man killed in a head-on collision Tuesday on Highway 178 has been identified as James Edmund Dardis Jr.
Students from 15 Kern County high schools ran in 100-meter races, tossed a Nerf javelin and jumped makeshift hurdles Thursday at Centennial High School's sixth annual SDD Track Meet.
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The Kern High School District board approved a last round of 5 percent raises for union members -- this time transportation workers -- during a special board meeting Thursday.
Bakersfield police are seeking help identifying a man wanted in connection with the April 1 armed robbery of a south Bakersfield convenience store.
A Bakersfield man was indicted Thursday for allegedly aiming a laser pointer at a Kern County sheriff's helicopter.
A woman was found dead from a drug overdose Thursday morning in Jastro Park.
A 50-year-old man was killed by a train Thursday morning behind the Tower Motel & Apartments, north of downtown Bakersfield near Chester Avenue.
The Kern County Fire Department is investigating the cause of a fire that burned three structures in the 600 block of Husky Drive in Oildale Thursday morning.
Two people in a vehicle parked at a convenience store were shot early Thursday, and one later died at Kern Medical Center.
An early morning search Wednesday of a Wasco residence used as a children's day care facility resulted in a man's arrest and the seizure of nearly a half pound of methamphetamine worth $20,000.