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Burglary suspects are in custody after chase in California City

CALIFORNIA CITY, Calif. - Burglary suspects are in custody after a chase according to Cal City Police. Police were investigating a theft on Conklin Avenue, North Loop that occurred at around 2:30 this afternoon.

BAKERSFIELD CHANNEL - 2018-08-14 05:31:27


Actor and Pilot Harrison Ford listens to Virgin Galactic chief pilot Dave Mackay inside the new SS2.Virgin Spaceship Unity is unveiled in Mojave, California, Friday February 19th, 2016. VSS Unity is the first vehicle to be manufactured by The Spaceship Company, Virgin Galactic's wholly owned manufac

VALEURMAGAZINE.COM - 2018-08-15 01:32:10

CA: Inyokern Airport Board Passes FY 19 Budget

According to the budget documents, the board set the proposed revenue stream at $1.18 million and operating expenses at $982,250 (the total expenses are set at $1.05 million).


Stratolaunch Aircraft Strolls Outside for a Little California Sun

The announced plan was to conduct some taxi tests on Runway 12/30. The plane didn’t make it that far. Engineers put the airplane through a series of fueling, fueling, full-power engine and communication tests.


KVHD says parcel tax must pass to keep hospital open

“Many times that this community gets cut off from Bakersfield," said McGlew. "Gets cut off even from Ridgecrest because of rock slides, because of fires.”

BAKERSFIELD CHANNEL - 2018-08-15 09:09:11

Fishing with Noble: The importance of the cast

I always believed the better the cast, the better the odds of catching a fish. Since most fish are relating to structure casting, accuracy is important. The key is presenting your lure or bait in a natural way to trigger a strike. When fishing near a visual structure, like a rock or tree, cast beyon


Stoneflys film first music video at River Rhythms

Photo by George Stahl / Special to the Sun; On Friday, Aug. 10, local band Stoneflys encouraged the River Rhythms crowd of nearly 500 people to boogie with a sasquatch roaming through the crowd as they filmed their first music video.


The cost of recycling, Pt. 2

“It started out with just my parents,” said Debra Smith, who serves as General Manager of Web Recycling. “My mom would stomp the cans flat and load them into their little red pick up truck. Then she would take them for processing so she could open up the next day.”


Kern firefighters save pet tortoise trapped in hole

This still image taken from video posted by the Kern County Fire Department on its Instagram page shows a sulcata tortoise during a rescue from a hole in the Mojave, Calif., area.


Pro bowler helps youth go to college through bowling

Adam Waybright, David Waybright, McKenna Powers, and Deaken Kimbrell finished 4th in the team event.

KGET 17 - 2018-08-14 23:05:29

Wildfire Smoke Health Advisory Eastern Kern County residents are advised to restrict outdoor activities in smoke impacted areas

Smoke from the several fires in California (including the Ferguson fire in the Sierra National Forest) have adversely effected all communities in the Eastern Kern County. The elevated pollution levels have been noted in the Lake Isabella, Ridgecrest, Tehachapi, Fremont Valley, and Mojave areas.


Preserving the past with Petroglyphs

RIDGECREST, Calif. - If you're looking for one more family outing this summer, how about one rooted in the past?


Council votes for brighter future in Cal City with 50 cents a day parcel tax levy

CALIFORNIA CITY — The California City Council held fast to principle and not populism in a special meeting held Monday night at City Hall where they voted to levy the full 50 cents a day or $182.50 yearly parcel tax to move the city forward rather than simply keeping the same status quo the city has


First High School Football game of the 2018-19 year is THIS FRIDAY!

First High School Football game of the 2018-19 year is THIS FRIDAY! Come on out while it's still summertime and enjoy some High School Football this Friday night in Boron as the Bobcats take on their division rivals the Rosamond Roadrunners and Coach Arambula and his Bobcats look to score a win to s



On August 6, 2018, at approximately 5:55 P.M., Ms. Katlyn Alyse Whempner, age 27, of Rosamond, CA, was driving a 2007 Ford Focus northbound on Mojave Tropico Road just north of Rosamond Boulevard at an undetermined speed. As Ms. Whempner traversed the left-hand curve in the roadway, she allowed the


OIS Review BPD Aug2017 Pacheco

Most PopularArticlesCatastrophe averted: Measure C passes! (Unofficially).Advisory: Teams from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Depart along with Calif city PD Officers - Arrest of homicide suspectBoron Resident Identified in Nevada Fatal AccidentEdwards Air Force Base-Edwards Airman deathUPDATE: Bo


Pilot Dies After Small Plane Goes ‘Down’ in Sylmar Area: Officials

Preliminary information indicates that the single-engine Beechcraft BE33 landed under unknown circumstances in the field located about 5 miles north of Van Nuys Airport around 1:45 p.m., according to Ian Gregor, a spokesman for the Federal Aviation Administration.


Randsburg Old West Day 9/15/18

Most PopularArticlesCatastrophe averted: Measure C passes! (Unofficially).Randsburg-Mojave finally being redone!UPDATE: Body Found north of Cal CityAdvisory: Teams from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Depart along with Calif city PD Officers - Arrest of homicide suspectHigh Drama in Cal City as all



On Wednesday August 8, 2018 at 11:36am, the California City communications center received a 911 call requesting assistance to the 7600 block of Walpole Avenue for a man with a severe laceration and excessive bleeding from a broken window. The caller said the bleeding was uncontrolled and the man wa


Docs: KHSD police officer claims discrimination, sexual harassment

There are 10 complaints listed in the suit, including discrimination, harassment based on race and sexual harassment.