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A 51-year-old inmate who died April 19 was determined to have died from "coronary artery atherosclerosis" and the manner of death was natural.
A motorist killed Sunday when his vehicle left the roadway and struck a light pole on Highway 99 has been identified as 45-year-old Westminster resident Minh Pham.
Rescuers are continuing the search this morning for a man who was apparently swept away in the Kern River late Sunday afternoon.
A rash of house fires in Bakersfield late Saturday and early Sunday caused nearly $100,000 in damage but no injuries.
A Saturday afternoon fire at an Oildale triplex caused $60,000 damage.
Kern County Fire Department crews extinguished a house fire in Taft Saturday morning after receiving reports of flames coming from a residence's roof.
A 19-year-old man was killed in Delano Saturday morning when he lost control of his vehicle and struck a pole, according to a coroner's report.
Two were hospitalized and three arrested after an altercation led to gunfire in East Bakersfield Friday evening.
The Bakersfield Police Department is asking the community for help obtaining any information about an attempted homicide that occurred on Friday night, resulting in the arrest of five subjects.
School board members and trustee hopefuls in Kern County have sent candidacy announcements, created election Facebook pages and filed nomination forms in hopes of securing a spot on the ballot for school board elections Nov. 4.
Cal State Bakersfield's golf teams have added four new women's players and three new men's players.
Investigators seeking to reduce the thefts of farm equipment in rural Kern County placed some in the Shafter area under surveillance.
Meghan Thomason, who has been the girls golf coach at Fresno-San Joaquin Memorial High School the past three years, has been hired as Cal State Bakersfield's women's golf coach.