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Bakersfield man killed in Texas highway collision – Kern Golden Empire

January 16, 2018 3:35:14 pm | 0 Comments

Copyright 2018 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – Two men — including a Bakersfield man — were killed in a head-on collision in Texas Tuesday morning according to officials. Daniel Robinson, 32, of Bakersfield was identified as one of the drivers killed…

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Bakersfield man sentenced for conspiracy of stolen US mail and credit cards – KERO 23ABC News

January 16, 2018 1:29:42 pm | 0 Comments

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – 37-year-old Jason Leroy Geiser from Bakersfield, was sentenced Tuesday, January 16 by U.S. District Judge Dale A. Drozd to two years and four months in prison for conspiracy to possess stolen U.S. mail and the unlawful possession of credit and debit cards, U.S. Attorney McGregor W. Scott announced.  Court documents showed between October 1, 2016,…

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Nominations now open for 2018 Beautiful Bakersfield Awards – Kern Golden Empire

January 16, 2018 12:04:00 pm | 0 Comments

Copyright 2018 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – The Greater Bakersfield Chamber of Commerce is now accepting nominations for the 2018 Beautiful Bakersfield Awards. The awards will honor individuals, businesses and organizations that have helped make Bakersfield great in 2017. Awards will be…

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Suspicious van approaching students walking home from school – Kern Golden Empire

January 16, 2018 10:09:19 am | 0 Comments

Copyright 2018 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – Bakersfield City School District and local law enforcement are looking into two separate incidents involving a white van approaching students after school.  The most recent incident happened Thursday, Jan. 11 as three Sierra Middle School students were walking…

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$20 RENT the musical tickets for Friday, January 19 performance at Rabobank Arena – KERO 23ABC News

January 16, 2018 8:28:00 am | 0 Comments

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – RENT the musical is headed to Bakersfield Friday, January 19 at 7:30 p.m. Broadway of Bakersfield announced Tuesday, January 16 that select seats will be available for $20 for the performance of RENT.  The $20 tickets are available for in-person purchases at the Rabobank Arena Box Office located on 1001 Truxtun Ave, Bakersfield,…

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BFD puts out structure fire near Terrace Way – KERO 23ABC News

January 16, 2018 8:20:00 am | 0 Comments

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – The Bakersfield Fire Department responded to a structure fire that ended up being a mobile home fire. BFD located the fire at 620 Terrace Way, firefighters were able to put out the fire. According to BFD, no individuals or firefighter were injured.

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Kern County Family Justice Center ribbon cutting set for 3 pm Tuesday, January 16 – KERO 23ABC News

January 16, 2018 6:31:00 am | 0 Comments

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – The Kern County Family Justice Center will open Wednesday, January 17 at 2101 Oak Street. Today, a ribbon cutting is set at 3 p.m. and the Kern County Family Justice Center will unveil awareness and prevention poster campaign featuring Derek and David Carr. The Kern County Family Justice Center will have representatives…

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Family, friends identify Centennial student killed in suspected DUI crash – Kern Golden Empire

January 16, 2018 6:28:00 am | 0 Comments

Copyright 2018 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – Family and friends have identified a teen killed Sunday night in a crash off Renfro Road.  16-year-old Clayton Boen of Centennial High School died at the scene. According to police, Boen was the passenger…

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Women's March coming up this weekend in Bakersfield – Bakersfield Now

January 15, 2018 10:12:35 pm | 0 Comments

Credit: Women’s March Kern County BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) —  The public is invited to take part in the Women’s March Kern County this coming weekend. The event is part of a coalition of other marches happening across the state and begins a yearlong campaign called “Hear Our Vote!,” according to organizers. The march will last from…

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Gregory Porter concert in Bakersfield sold out; Proceeds will benefit Habitat for Humanity – KERO 23ABC News

January 15, 2018 4:01:00 pm | 0 Comments

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – A fundraising concert featuring Grammy-award winning artist Gregory Porter in Bakersfield is sold out, according to the Eventbrite site. The concert scheduled for Jan. 20 at the Doré Theater on the CSUB campus will benefit Habitat for Humanity. The funds will help low-income families build a better life. Doors are scheduled to open at 5:45…

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