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Attorney General Jeff Sessions fired former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe late Friday, less than two days shy of his retirement, ending the career of an official who had risen to serve as second-in-command at the bureau. McCabe had more recently been regularly taunted by President Donald Trump ...
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - Houchin Community Blood Bank is asking people to donate blood on St. Patrick's Day as part of their 7th annual Granite Construction Pot o' Gold Blood Drive. The blood drive is on March 17 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at both blood bank locations. Organizers say there will be a festive St.
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - The 18th annual Kern County Teacher Recruitment Fair is happening on Friday at the Kern County Superintendent of Schools Office. Recruitment fair applicants must be fully credentialed, intern eligible, hold a bachelor's degree or higher, or be qualified for a Career Technical ...
Copyright 2018 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Show Caption Hide Caption. Previous Next. DELANO, Calif. - Kern County Sheriff's deputies are actively searching for a suspect in Delano Friday afternoon. KCSO confirmed that ...
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - A school bus and pick up truck were involved in a crash in northwest BAKERSFIELD Friday morning, according to California Highway Patrol. The crash happened at the intersection of Calloway Drive and 7th Standard Road around 7:30 a.m.. CHP said the pickup truck was heading ...

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - BAKERSFIELD Police are still looking for a suspect wanted in connection to a deadly drive-by shooting last week in east Bakersfield. The shooting killed Ruben Antonio Garcia, 26, and injured two others in the 1200 block of E. 10th Street. Investigators have obtained an arrest warrant for ...
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - UPDATE (March 14, 1:35 p.m.) On Tuesday authorities were able to successfully de-escalate a six-hour standoff with an armed suspect. William Fazendin, 37, had a warrant for his arrest for a number of charges after a domestic violence incident. During this investigation officials ...
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - Family has identified Cesar Ortiz as the teenager killed in a rollover crash on Tuesday afternoon. BAKERSFIELD Police say 17-year-old Ortiz was killed after he and another 17-year-old passenger were ejected from a car driven by a 14-year-old. Family confirmed to 23ABC that the ...
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - UPDATE (5:08 a.m.): The BAKERSFIELD Police Department confirms that a man was shot in the area of Brown and Lake streets around 2 a.m. Friday. Police say the victim is in critical, but stable condition. Police say he is expected to survive. No arrests have been made and police do ...
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - A new lawn care app is coming to BAKERSFIELD this month, just in time for all your spring yard work needs. GreenPal says they connect homeowners with lawn care professionals. It's being called Uber for lawn care. The company says you can list your lawn along with a date you want ...
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - Catching fish while helping children in Kern County - that's the goal of the BAKERSFIELD Firefighter's 7th Annual Trout Fishing Derby at Riverwalk Park. The derby kicks off this Saturday at 6 a.m. and will benefit the Firefighter's Relief Association. Firefighters will be hosting children from ...
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - The nation is facing a shortage of nurses with a need of nearly one million by the year 2022. Locally a BAKERSFIELD hospital see a similar problem. Thursday afternoon Adventist Health in Downtown Bakersfield, celebrated about two dozen new nurses finishing their training.
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. -. Convicted killer Sabrina Limon's booking photo was released Thursday, one day after being booked into prison. The 38-year-old is serving 25 years to life at the Central California Women's Facility in Chowchilla prison, located north of Fresno. She was convicted in October and ...
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - BAKERSFIELD Police are investigating two robberies involving students that happened Thursday morning near South High School. Police confirmed that both incidents happened near Planz Park just before 7:30 a.m.. The first incident happened at 7:23 a.m. where a suspect described ...
FORT TEJON, Calif. - At least one person was killed in a crash on Interstate 5 in Fort Tejon on Thursday, according to California Highway Patrol. The crash happened on southbound I-5 just south of Fort Tejon Road before 11 a.m., according to CHP. A car crashed into the back of a semi, and the driver of the ...
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - A Fresno man was found guilty on Wednesday of numerous child molestation and child pornography charges and faces 1,882 years-to-life in prison. Cornelio Jimenez, 42, a registered sex offender was living with a family and was charged with sexually assaulting two female victims ...

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - The unemployment rate in Kern County has gone up from 8.4 percent in December to 9.2 percent in January, according the employment Development Department. The rate was closer to seven percent in October. Kern County's unemployment ranks 51st out of California's 58 ...
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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - It's what doctors call a silent killer and it's got one local radio personality worried about his health. Dr. Nadeem Goraya from Memorial Hospital said he's seen three different cases in the last month, and last week radio host Ralph Bailey was another one who said he went to the ...
Show Caption Hide Caption. Previous Next. BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - UPDATE (March 7, 12:50 p.m.) The Kern County Sheriff's Office has arrested a suspect in connection to an attempted murder case. They were able to make this arrest at around 8 a.m. on Wednesday on Lakeshore Drive in Wofford Heights.
(KGTV and CNN) - President Trump will visit California next week, said White House press secretary Sarah Sanders at a briefing Wednesday. Sources familiar with Trump's plans say he is expected to tour the US-Mexico border to look at border wall prototypes in the San Diego area. The eight 30-foot tall ...
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - More than a dozen Kern County Sheriff's Office personnel will be honored with a promotion ceremony Thursday morning. Fifteen personnel will be recognized with promotions at the ceremony at 10 a.m.. Those that will be promoted are listed below: - Coroner Division Chief Dawn ...
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - The second BCSD Junior High-Middle School Choir Standards Festival is being held on Thursday at BAKERSFIELD College. The festival looks to measure students' progress in meeting performance standards in their choir classes. It's happening from 8:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. at the ...
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - The Kern County Coroner's Office has identified the woman who was stabbed and killed in downtown BAKERSFIELD last Friday. Officials say Brianna Gabriela Medina of Tehachapi was killed near 20th and Eye Streets on March 2nd just before 9 p.m.. Family and friends held a vigil for ...
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - You can held animals in need by eating at California Pizza Kitchen on Thursday. All you have to do is bring a flyer from the Alpha Canine Sanctuary, a no-kill shelter which takes in dogs from all over the county. Present the flyer to your server and CPK will donate 20% of your check to ...
When's the last time you checked your credit report? A new report by found nearly half of adults haven't checked their credit report in the last 6 months. It's been 6 months since the massive Equifax breach where millions of people's personal information was leaked. found ...
Ensa Cosby, daughter of embattled comedian Bill Cosby, has died at the age of 44, TMZ reported and the Associated Press confirmed on Monday. Ensa Cosby reportedly died Friday night in Massachusetts. The cause of her death is unknown as of Monday afternoon. Ensa Cosby was a steadfast supporter ...
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copyright 2018 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. David Blaine is scheduled to perform in Bakersfield at the Rabobank Theater on May 7. Show Caption hide Caption. Previous Next. David Blaine is considered one of the ...
Bakersfield, Calif. - PG&E is preparing for the upcoming storm and wants to alert their customers that they are prepared to restore "power as safely and quickly as possible" if outages occur. The organization is using storm outage prediction models that will help them determine potential timing, location ...
Spring is in the air, and for many homeowners, that means spring cleaning, decluttering and organizing. But getting started can be tough, which is why, like New Year's resolutions, spring cleaning plans often die before they reach the "actually doing something" phase. We aren't immune to this spring ...
Bakersfield, Calif. - NASCAR season is just two races in but Bakersfield's Kevin Harvick is now in the top five of the Monster Energy Cup Standings. To celebrate his accomplishments, every time Harvick finishes top 10 in a race, you can get a free Bloomin' Onion at Outback Steakhouse the next day.
Bakersfield, Calif. - More than 300 students in Kern County are getting free exams and glasses this week thanks to One-Sight Vision Clinic. The nonprofit organization partnered with Kern County's Advanced Center for Eyecare to give away eyewear and exams to students in under-served communities.
Bakersfield, Calif. - California City police are continuing their fight against those who pose as renters and convert homes into illegal marijuana grows in Cal City. This morning police made their 43rd bust at around 7:30. Some of their findings include homes with hundreds of marijuana plants and ...
Bakersfield, Calif. - An old Chinese proverb reads that 'a journey of a thousand miles, begins with a single step.' For many people who end up on the street, that first step can appear nearly impossible. That's where the Bakersfield homeless Center's job Development Program comes in. 23ABC's Mike ...
Photos from the Closing Ceremony of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic games at PyeongChang Olympic Stadium on February 25, 2018 in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea. Launch Slideshow. Click to View Full Image. Entertainers perform during the Beijing segment during the Closing Ceremony of the ...
Bakersfield, Calif. - As temperatures drop around town and you bundle up before going outside, consider those who may not have a coat to stay warm. Cain Memorial AME Church is holding a winter coat drive Saturday morning to help those in need. The drive will be held in the church parking lot off ...
Bakersfield, Calif. - The Bakersfield police Department held a DUI and driver's license check point on Friday evening. 1,378 vehicles were screened near the First United Methodist Church from 6 p.m. to 2 a.m.. Nine drivers were briefly detained for officers to check their sobriety level. Four of those ...
Bakersfield, Calif. - Bakersfield police need help finding a missing man. Robert Jones, 92, was last seen Friday morning in the 900 block of Jamine Parke Drive. police said he left his northwest Bakersfield home to go to the store, but never returned. Jones is 6' tall, weighs 175 lbs., has gray hair and ...
Bakersfield, Calif. - With the month of February winding down, it's almost time for the annual Black History parade in downtown Bakersfield. Hundreds of people are expected to take part in the 24th annual parade on Saturday to celebrate black history. The theme of this year's parade is "Staying ...
Bakersfield, Calif. - A false alarm emergency evacuation warning was sent out across the county on Thursday. While it turned out there was no danger, authorities said it is a good reminder to be ready for anything. Officials said the Kern County Emergency Operations Center can be set up and ready to ...
Bakersfield, Calif. - The National Weather Service issued a freeze warning for Bakersfield for Saturday morning. The freeze warning is in effect from 2 a.m. to 8 a.m. on Saturday. Temperatures are expected to reach a minimum of 28 to 32 degrees, and some of the normally colder areas are expected to ...
Bakersfield, CA -. February is National children's Dental Health Month and First 5 Kern is using the opportunity to teach parents how to take care of their children's teeth. "Good oral health starts when baby is born, that child should visit the dentist when their first tooth comes through", said Christine ...
Remember when compact discs, better known as CDs, put the vinyl record industry out of business in the 1990s? A couple of decades later, vinyl is finally getting its revenge. As more and more stores drop CDs, they are bringing back vinyl records that many people had given up for dead. CDs out, vinyl ...
Bakersfield, Calif. - If you love painting, you can paint for a cause this Friday night. The fundraiser is being held at McMurphy's Irish Pub at 6:30 p.m. to support the Ronald McDonald House's annual Walk for Kids 5K. 50% of the proceeds of the paint night will benefit the Ronald McDonald House.
Bakersfield, Calif. - The California Highway Patrol will be conducting a DUI checkpoint in an unincorporated area of Bakersfield beginning Friday night. The location, which has not been disclosed, will allow the CHP to look for anyone driving under the influence. CHP will conduct the checkpoint starting ...
Bakersfield, Calif. - A new restaurant is combing fast, easy, and healthy. Toss It salad bar opened in downtown to offer a quick option for lunch or dinner. The salad bar offers different protein options, beans, and about 35 different other toppings ranging from veggies to cheeses. manager Gaby says ...
Bakersfield, Calif. - Kern County Fire crews responded to a house fire in Bakersfield Thursday morning. The call for the fire came in just after 6:30 a.m. for a home on Kernita Road off Weedpatch Highway, according to KCFD Captain Jason Knaggs. Crews arrived on scene and saw heavy smoke and fire ...
Bakersfield, Calif. - A picture was released Wednesday of two suspects who broke into "Kalifornia Tire" and Kern County Sheriff's officials need help finding them. It happened on February 11, according to KCSO. Officials did not say what time the burglary occurred. The business is located at 401 Mount ...


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