Bakersfield Local News

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Closing arguments conclude in Ridgecrest murder case

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Closing arguments in the trial of two men suspected of brutally murdering a man by beating him and shooting him in the head in Ridgecrest two years ago concluded Friday.


Posted: Friday Apr-19-2024 8:50 PM
Source: The Bakersfield Californian
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KCFD rescues woman stuck in chimney

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Kern County Fire Department firefighters extracted a woman who was stuck inside a chimney Thursday afternoon in a home in the 1800 block of Chevy Chase Way in Bakersfield.


Posted: Friday Apr-19-2024 8:50 PM
Source: The Bakersfield Californian

Man arrested on suspicion of drug, firearm charges

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Posted: Friday Apr-19-2024 8:50 PM
Source: The Bakersfield Californian

CHILD SEX TRAFFICKING: Senate Bill 1414 passes in committee but faces opposition

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Latest Kern County, California and US and world news from 23ABC in Bakersfield, Calif.


Posted: Friday Apr-19-2024 8:10 PM
Source: 23 ABC News Videos

Is it working? City to soon being next phase of Niles u0026 Monterey Complete Streets project

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Latest Kern County, California and US and world news from 23ABC in Bakersfield, Calif.


Posted: Friday Apr-19-2024 8:10 PM
Source: 23 ABC News Videos

The Nation needs your help: Cherokee Nation leaders make annual visit to Bakersfield

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Posted: Friday Apr-19-2024 7:50 PM
Source: The Bakersfield Californian

Man charged in cold case killing from 2017

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A man was charged Friday with a 2017 southeast Bakersfield murder and other crimes after the Bakersfield Police Department interviewed him about an unrelated case.


Posted: Friday Apr-19-2024 6:50 PM
Source: The Bakersfield Californian

Are Kern in-house care providers and County Supervisors stuck in a contract deadlock?

Amid an ongoing seven-year back and forth on negotiations over a supplemental wage increase, the workers and County may declare an impasse.


Posted: Friday Apr-19-2024 6:40 PM
Source: KGET TV 17

Kern unemployment rate dips slightly in March


Posted: Friday Apr-19-2024 6:40 PM
Source: KGET TV 17

Jacqui Engstrand honored with lifetime achievement award for nursing


Posted: Friday Apr-19-2024 6:40 PM
Source: KGET TV 17