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Many want Panorama Park to get restrooms

<p class="p1"><span class="s1">If you want to enjoy the amenities at the Panorama Park Trail, you're in for a treat.</span></p>

Published: Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:12:26 GMT

Political ads not a hit with voters

<p>With the November general election two weeks away, candidates have unloaded a handful of advertisements calling out their opponents. </p>

Published: Tue, 21 Oct 2014 06:44:07 GMT

Volunteers help downtown Bakersfield stay safe

<p><span style="font-size: 9pt; font-family: Arial, sans-serif;">The BPD is getting the extra eyes and ears needed to help beef up safety downtown. <o:p></o:p></span></p>

Published: Tue, 21 Oct 2014 03:34:09 GMT

Governor Brown: California needs long-term...

<p>Gov. Jerry Brown says he will focus on a long-term strategy to cope with California's water problems if he is re-elected in November.</p>

Published: Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:42:40 GMT

Caltrans launches interactive game

<p class="p1"><span class="s1">In an effort to fight distracted driving and raise public awareness during National Teen Driver Safety Week, October 19-25, the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is joining with the Office of Traffic Safety and California Highway Patrol to launch an interactive, mobile and online game called "Distraction Zone"<i> </i>that helps educate teen drivers about safe driving. Car crashes are the leading cause of death for 14- to 18-year-olds in the United States.   </span></p>

Published: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:29:22 GMT

DA files charges against deputies

<p class="p1" style="box-sizing: border-box; margin: 0px 0px 1.125rem; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 16px; font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', serif; color: rgb(26, 26, 26); line-height: 28.7999992370605px;">Two off-duty Kern County sheriff's deputies were placed on administrative leave after one of them fired their gun in the air leaving a casino and now Lisa Green with the Kern County District Attorney's Office has filed charges against them.</p>

Published: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:58:09 GMT

Study: Teens fail driving safety quiz

<p>Today starts up Teen Driver Safety Week and a recent study says students nationwide are not very safe.</p>

Published: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:44:36 GMT

Bakersfield College hosts 2014 Homecoming

<p>This week Bakersfield College is welcoming alumni and the community for its 2014 homecoming.</p>

Published: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:54:29 GMT

Find your polling location

<p>Here is a list of all of the polling locations in Kern County to vote for the November 4, 2014 General Elections.</p>

Published: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:31:19 GMT

Burglary investigation nets 9 arrests

<p class="p1"><span class="s1">In August 2014, deputies from the Boron substation investigated a residential burglary that occurred in the 26000 block of Ferguson St. in Boron.  </span></p>

Published: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:07:51 GMT

Low riders rolled out for sick girl

<p>Carnales Unidos is a car club that has an eye for the community. Each year they have a car show that benefits someone in need locally.</p>

Published: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:40:45 GMT

Man arrested for murder in 1992 cold case

<p>Authorities have arrested a man on suspicion of murder in the death of a farmworker who was kidnapped from his Central California home more than two decades ago.</p>

Published: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:34:54 GMT

NAACP and BPD "building community trust"

<p>The Bakersfield NAACP Chapter is teaming up with Bakersfield Police Monday evening, to hold a public meeting called "Building Community Trust." It's an effort to bridge the gap between the community and police officers, and a chance for the public to voice their opinion on crime in Bakersfield.</p>

Published: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:14:25 GMT

Volunteers to gather trash along Kern River

<p>Volunteers will meet Monday morning to clean up the Kern River Valley in time for an annual tradition.</p>

Published: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:47:40 GMT

KCSO seizes 3 firearms, methamphetamine and pot

<p>A local man was arrested this Thursday after deputies found a stolen firearm, a pot garden, and methamphetamine in his home, according to the Kern County Sheriff's Office.</p>

Published: Sun, 19 Oct 2014 15:41:00 GMT