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Calloway & Brimhall Roadwork delayed

<p>The installation of a center median at Calloway Drive at Brimhall Road has been delayed because the construction company in charge of the project made a mistake.</p>

Published: Tue, 23 Sep 2014 22:02:05 GMT

Another bear found in East Bakersfield

<p>Another bear has wandered into an East Bakersfield neighborhood on Tuesday afternoon.</p>

Published: Tue, 23 Sep 2014 21:45:59 GMT

Report gives recommendations to BPD

<p>An international group has completed a report with recommendations on how the Bakersfield Police Department can improve its service to the community.</p>

Published: Tue, 23 Sep 2014 19:59:16 GMT

Bears spotted in East Bakersfield

<p><span style="font-size:12px;"><span style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;">Edison Middle School and Orangewood Elementary are both closed today after bears were seen wandering in East Bakersfield.</span></span></p>

Published: Tue, 23 Sep 2014 19:27:53 GMT

Tara "The Hero Cat" to receive Blue Tiger Award

<p>An award reserved for Military working dogs is being awarded to <a href="http://www.turnto23.com/news/local-news/amazing-video-cat-saves-boy-from-dog-attack-in-southwest-bakersfield-051414">Tara "The Hero Cat"</a> for her brave actions when she saved Jeremy Triantafilo from an attacking dog on May 14, 2014.</p>

Published: Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:41:24 GMT

Is the drought causing certain trees to fail?

<p>There are a number of dead and failing trees on Truxtun Avenue in Central Bakersfield.</p>

Published: Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:31:54 GMT

Local Honor Flight returns to Bakersfield

<p>Local World War II and Korean War veterans were welcomed home at Meadows Field Airport as they returned from another Honor Flight Kern County trip to Washington, D.C.</p>

Published: Tue, 23 Sep 2014 13:15:51 GMT

Breaking the cycle of domestic violence

Published: Tue, 23 Sep 2014 06:40:15 GMT

Sign hopes to prevent prostitution

<p>Faith leaders say the Kern County Fair is helping bring some unwelcome business into town.</p>

Published: Tue, 23 Sep 2014 06:29:02 GMT

Enterovirus D68 makes first appearance in Calif.

<p>Enterovirus D68 has made its first appearance here in California.</p>

Published: Tue, 23 Sep 2014 00:10:50 GMT

Missing 12-year-old boy located

<p>The Bakersfield Police Department has located a missing 12-year-old boy.</p>

Published: Mon, 22 Sep 2014 22:28:45 GMT

Arvin man sentenced on meth charges

<p>Jerardo Villareal, 46, of Arvin, was sentenced by United States District Judge Lawrence J. O'Neill today to seven and a half years in prison for conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine, United States Attorney Benjamin B. Wagner announced. </p>

Published: Mon, 22 Sep 2014 22:27:12 GMT

BPD: High-risk sex offender wanted

<p>The Bakersfield Police Department is asking the community for help in locating a high-risk sex offender who failed to report to his parole officer upon his release from jail and is at-large.</p>

Published: Mon, 22 Sep 2014 20:26:20 GMT

Man arrested for attempted murder in Bakersfield

<p>On Saturday, September 20, at 11:29 p.m., Bakersfield police officers were dispatched to an apartment complex in the 3000 block of South Chester Avenue regarding the report of shots being fired into an apartment at that location.</p>

Published: Mon, 22 Sep 2014 19:57:53 GMT

Bakersfield police looking for sex offender

<p>The Bakersfield Police Department is asking the community for help in locating a high-risk sex offender who failed to report to his parole officer upon his release from jail, and is at-large.</p>

Published: Mon, 22 Sep 2014 19:03:16 GMT