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GET Bus working on improving image and services

<p>Now, that the golden empire transit district has a full board of directors, the work to improve GET's image begins.</p>

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 06:29:43 GMT

Gas prices back on the rise in Bakersfield

<p>Gas prices are back on the rise. Today, Bakersfield saw an average of about $3.04 a gallon for regular.</p>

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 08:45:51 GMT

VIDEO: Water gushing from hydrant on Hwy. 58

<p>If you were anywhere near Rosedale Highway and Highway 99 on Thursday evening, you're probably wondering why a lot of water was gushing from the 24 Hour Fitness parking lot. </p>

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 04:28:56 GMT

BPD: Man stole from Albertson's twice

<p>The Bakersfield Police Department is asking the community for help in identifying and locating a man wanted for theft.</p>

Published: Thu, 26 Feb 2015 22:29:21 GMT

Nurse saved patient's phone number from her file

<p>The trust between a patient and a medical official is very delicate and for one woman, that trust is forever broken after she went in for surgery and allegedly caught the eye of a certain nurse.</p>

Published: Thu, 26 Feb 2015 22:25:48 GMT

BPD: Man tried to steal woman's purse at mall

<p>The Bakersfield Police Department is asking the community for help in identifying and locating a man they say attempted to steal a woman's purse at Valley Plaza Mall.</p>

Published: Thu, 26 Feb 2015 22:04:03 GMT

Change wanted in date rape drug part of prop 47

<p>Lawmakers debated this week the impact of a date rape drug in light of a new law that now makes it a misdemeanor for someone to possess it.</p>

Published: Thu, 26 Feb 2015 18:22:22 GMT

DA: Oliver eligible for parole in 15 years

<p>District Attorney Lisa Green held a press conference following the sentencing of Bryan Oliver at 10 a.m.</p>

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 01:10:44 GMT

Bryan Oliver sentenced to 27 yrs 4 mnths

<p>A Kern County judge sentenced Bryan Oliver to 27 years and 4 months in prison for the shooting of Taft High School student Bowe Cleveland and for injuring teacher Ryan Heber.</p>

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 02:12:54 GMT

Poll: Californians worried about drought

<p>SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- California voters overwhelmingly see the state's ongoing water shortage as a serious problem.</p>

Published: Thu, 26 Feb 2015 14:31:19 GMT

Panama Lane reopened after deadly crash

<p>A driver has been killed in an early morning accident in Southwest Bakersfield.</p>

Published: Thu, 26 Feb 2015 14:24:06 GMT

Reading Across America kicks off in Bakersfield

<p>Teaching kids the power of knowledge through reading. It's what Reading Across America is all about.</p>

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 06:16:25 GMT

Shafter man helps build new skate park

<p>A Shafter man is hoping to build a new skate park for teens around his community. </p>

Published: Thu, 26 Feb 2015 04:25:32 GMT

Two people dead in crash on NB 99 & Olive Drive

<p>A fatal crash has left two people dead on Northbound Hwy 99 and Olive Drive.</p>

Published: Thu, 26 Feb 2015 03:27:11 GMT

Man arrested for stealing power tools

<p>A Bakersfield man was arrested by Kern County Sheriff's Office deputies for allegedly stealing several power tools from a work truck from an oil field.</p>

Published: Thu, 26 Feb 2015 03:05:11 GMT