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Fourth man arrested in connection to killing of teen in Rosamond
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - Kern County sheriff's deputies arrested a fourth person suspected in the killing of a teen in Rosamond. Deputies arrested Seth Marin in connection to the killing of 17-year-old Kawanza Hilt at a Rosamond trailer park last year.
Meet the pilots of Virgin Galactic's first flight to space
Mojave, CaliforniaAfter months of testing Richard Branson's rocket-powered plane at lower altitudes, two of Virgin Galactic's test pilots made it to the edge of space on Thursday — 51.4 miles above Earth.
Arrests made in year-old Rosamond murder case
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — TheKern County Sheriff’s Office arrested three suspects in a 2017 murder in Rosamond. Kawanza Hilt, 17, of Mojave, was shot and killed Dec. 12.
California customs agent found guilty of conspiring to smuggle drugs for LA to Chicago
A federal customs officer accused of hiring a trucker to smuggle large quantities of drugs across the country has been found guilty in Los Angeles, according to reports. Manual Salas, 52, was convicted of federal conspiracy charges Thursday, along with his 50-year-old ex-wife Sayda Orellana. She was
Kamala Harris’ DOJ received misconduct claim involving aide months before she left: report
Sen. Kamala Harris insisted earlier this month that she was “unaware” of the harassment allegations against her top aide during her time as California’s Attorney General, but the agency that she oversaw: California's Department of Justice was informed about the complaint three months before she exit
Three men detained on suspicion of murder of Kawanza Hilt
The Kern County Sheriff’s Office has detained three suspects for the murder of Kawanza Hilt, who was shot in Rosamond in December, 2017. Anthony Bonczek, 21, was arrested Dec. 5 in Azusa in Southern California by the sheriff's homicide unit.
4-Year-Old Lancaster Boy Identified As Fourth Victim In Fatal 5 Freeway Crash
A 4-year-old boy from Lancaster was identified as the last victim in a fatal 5 Freeway crash near the Newhall Pass in November. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking KHTS Santa Clarita News Alerts delivered right to your inbox.
California utility, under scrutiny over massive wildfire, falsified pipeline safety records for years: regulators
One of California’s largest utilities company was accused Friday of falsifying safety documents for the state’s natural gas pipelines for years, even after it was blamed for a 2010 pipeline explosion that killed eight people.
Virgin Galactic tourism rocket ship reaches space in test
MOJAVE, Calif. (AP) - Virgin Galactic's tourism spaceship climbed more than 50 miles high above California's Mojave Desert on Thursday, reaching for the first time what the company considers the boundary of space.
California City woman killed after being hit by vehicle
A California City woman died after being struck by a vehicle in California City on Thursday, the Kern County Sheriff’s Office reports. Lydia Torres, 52, was hit by a vehicle at 5:50 p.m., west of Wonder Avenue in California City, according to the report. She died ten minutes afterward.
Hearing postponed in animal cruelty case after 'receipt of a packet that sheds light on the case'
MOJAVE — A court hearing for a Golden Hills resident charged with six felony counts involving the malicious mistreatment of animals has been postponed to January after the man's defense attorney raised concerns about “receipt of a packet that sheds light on the case."
Diesel thief confronted by Littlerock gas station owner
LITTLEROCK — Authorities searched Friday for a man suspected of stealing fuel from a gas station in Littlerock. Deputies from the Palmdale sheriff’s station responded about 1:30 a.m. to reports that someone was stealing gas from a Chevron station on the 7200 block of East Pearblossom Highway, accord
Virgin Galactic reaches space for first time
MOJAVE, US: Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo, VSS Unity, flew higher than it ever has before on Thursday, surpassing what the US Air Force considers the boundary of space, and marking the first manned flight to space from US soil since 2011.
3 suspects arrested for 2017 murder of teen in Rosamond
ROSAMOND – Three suspects have been arrested in connection with the 2017 gang murder of a teen in Rosamond, authorities announced. Matthew Morrissette, 29, Anthony Bonczek and Arthur Hernandez, both 21, are accused of killing 17-year-old Kawanza Hilt, who was found suffering from multiple gunshot wo
‘We made it to space!’: Virgin Galactic takes one small leap toward space tourism
PUBLISHED: December 13, 2018 at 10:54 am | UPDATED: December 13, 2018 at 10:54 am. MOJAVE, Calif. (AP) — Virgin Galactic’s tourism spaceship climbed more than 50 miles high above California’s Mojave Desert on Thursday, reaching for the first time what the company considers the boundary of space.
Kern County Fire Dept. Introduces "Squad 6" training and emergency response vehicle
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - The Kern County Fire Dept. has received a new emergency and training vehicle set to provide a higher level of service for those who call Kern County home, department leaders said Thursday.
ROAD CLOSED: Snow/Ice conditions causing road closures around Kern County
It's SNOWING in our mountain communities and on the Grapevine. California Highway Patrol has CLOSED the Grapevine while officers respond to several crashes caused by snow and ice.
POLICE INVESTIGATING FATAL ACCIDENT - Thursday Night - Cal CIty Blvd - PRESS RELEASE
California City - California City Police are continuing to investigate a collision that occured Thursday afternoon that killed a Cal City woman. Officers responded to a call of a vehicle vs. pedestrian on California City Blvd at Wonder Ave in California City.
Family never showed up to claim their senior shepherd from the shelter
Family never showed up to claim their senior shepherd from the shelter. On October 20, a senior German shepherd named Strong was taken in at California’s Los Angeles County Animal Care Center (Lancaster). Because he had a microchip, he was placed on hold for 11 days so that his family could come to
City manager's memo: Zero lost-time incidents is an accomplishment
I believe around this time last year I spoke about an unprecedented feat accomplished by the employees of the city of Tehachapi. The year 2017 was the first time in our history that the city operated with zero lost-time incidents. Essentially, nobody was hurt on the job which required them to miss w