Bakosphere Blog

  1. More details released in Sunday's officer-involved shooting

    The man shot by police Sunday in a church parking lot in southeast Bakersfield had repeatedly refused to leave his vehicle and then rapidly accelerated, leading an officer to police her partner was being run over.

    Tuesday at 04:26PM

  2. LSSI rep says she was 'bumped' and heckled at anti-privatization event

    The issue of the Kern County library's privatization -- or outsourcing -- is proceeding through a clear public process. But conflict is heating up between county unions and the company that wants to take over operation of the county library system.

    Tuesday at 03:54PM

  3. Ten actions that could put an end to senseless murders in our city

    Do I have the audacity to assume that my list could somehow catapult the city of Bakersfield into a homicide-free utopia, leaving the Bakersfield Police Department's homicide detail with nothing to do?

    Tuesday at 03:37PM

  4. LETTER: Double-track the state

    Doesn't it seem ridiculous to build another rail line in the San Joaquin Valley when we already have an Amtrak line?

    Tuesday at 03:36PM

  5. LETTER: Answer the questions, Hillary

    How can Hillary Clinton expect to run for the presidency of the United States and not address any hard-hitting questions from the American press?

    Tuesday at 03:35PM

The Firehose

From the Network
  1. Tehachapi News

    Congratulations to Maddie Orellana and best wishes for her college sports career!

    about 2 hours ago
  2. Fayrene Taylor

    March 6, 1938 — May 14, 2015 She was born in Wewoka Oklahoma.

    about 6 hours ago
  3. Jose Carreon

    — Hi Brother, today you turn the big 5-0!!! I know if you were here with us you would be celebrating BIG, like you deserve!

    about 6 hours ago
  4. Norman Frank

    December 20, 1921 — May 18, 2015 Norman was born to Felipa and George on December 20, 1921 in Phoenix, Arizona.

    about 6 hours ago
  5. Jacqueline Margaret Zent

    — Jacqueline Margaret (Stetler) Zent, 85 years old, passed away Monday, 5/18/15, at home in the presence of her loving family.

    about 6 hours ago
  6. Cuts to fire service worry county supervisors

    Kern County got more bad budget news Tuesday, May 19.

    about 7 hours ago
  7. Orellana signs letter of intent to play for Notre Dame de Namur

    Warriors senior setter Maddie Orellana signed a national letter of intent to play volleyball at Notre Dame de Namur in Belmont, south of San Francisco, on Wednesday, May 20.

    about 7 hours ago
  8. Delinquent property tax notices mailed

    Kern County Treasurer and Tax Collector, Jordan Kaufman announced the recent mailing of Delinquency Notices to property owners who have not paid their property taxes.

    about 8 hours ago
  9. County eases 'excess plant' pot cultivation penalties

    Kern County will be more careful about how its local authorities punish medical marijuana patients who grow too much of their drug.

    about 8 hours ago
  10. East Kern: Supervisors enact water protection plan over opposition

    BAKERSFIELD — Kern County supervisors approved a plan Tuesday, May 19, that is designed to protect water supplies in the desert around Ridgecrest.

    about 8 hours ago
  11. Lady Warriors lose in softball semis after landmark season

    Warrior softball is definitely back. Head coach Becky Sasia says she thinks the team will remain strong for a while, too.

    about 9 hours ago
  12. May 21 high school roundup

    Softball Central Section championships Division I No. 1 Clovis 2, No.

    about 10 hours ago
  13. Tehachapi News

    If you weren't able to attend the CDFW's presentation in town this past week, here is information you need:

    about 10 hours ago
  14. Sunny skies due for holiday weekend

    The weather system that has been keeping Kern County cool and cloudy for the past few days will hit us with one more burst of clouds and maybe a little rain on Friday.

    about 10 hours ago
  15. BVarsity Live

    Wasco's bid for a section softball title falls short to Visalia-Mission Oak in the finals on Thursday

    about 10 hours ago

Social Bakersfield

Updates from local businesses
  1. Bakersfield Blaze

    O'Neill hits 10th homer, Lopes extends streak and Misell goes 6 shutout in 8-3 win! FIREWORKS tomorrow! Recap:

    about 8 hours ago
  2. Bakersfield Blaze

    Tim Lopes has 2 knocks to extend the hitting streak to 11 games!

    about 10 hours ago
  3. Bakersfield Blaze

    Carlos Misell final line: 6ip, 0 runs, 3 hits allowed!

    about 10 hours ago
  4. Bakersfield Blaze

    Blaze pouring it on, leading 8-0!

    about 10 hours ago
  5. Bakersfield Blaze

    Tyler O'Neill homers again! Double digits, baby. #CRACKABOOM

    about 12 hours ago
  6. Bakersfield Blaze

    @fry9906_a @DanBesbris @stocktonports We condone that temporary switch - @ZackBayrouty is a dynamo on the mic!

    about 12 hours ago


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  5. Absolutely loving the pouring rain commute to work #bakersfield
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  4. Pregnant woman shot in east Bakersfield, unborn child may have been grazed by bullet
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#BCali Tweets


    Truck Dangles From Bridge On Southbound Hwy 99 #Bako #BCali

    about 1 hour ago

    Truck Crash Blocking Highway 58 #Bako #BCali

    about 1 hour ago

    Correctional Officer Shot At North #Kern State Prison #Bako #BCali

    about 3 hours ago

    Correctional Officer Hit By Bullet Fired From Outside Prison Grounds #Bako #BCali

    about 3 hours ago

    Two Who Were Charged With Attempted Murder In Shooting At Police Take Plea Deals #Bako #BCali

    about 3 hours ago

    Blue Bell Creameries Issues Recall #Bako #BCali

    about 3 hours ago

    Cops: Robbers Use Cup Of Dirt To Steal Beer #Bako #BCali

    about 3 hours ago

    Still No Suspects, Motive In Prison Shooting #Bako #BCali

    about 3 hours ago
  9. Keith Pangilinan

    RT @Bakocom: Mcfarland Police Handing Out Free Gun Locks #Bako #BCali

    about 3 hours ago

    Blue Bell Launches Massive Recall #Bako #BCali

    about 4 hours ago

Local Tweets

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    Since Floyd won the fight he think he can control this MAYWEATHER lolol

    6 minutes ago
  2. kat


    10 minutes ago
  3. Heather Hale

    My baby is ready to take her 8th graduation pictures!!! #reagan #mybaby #beautifulinsideandout

    12 minutes ago
  4. jenna

    RT @hannahcruuzz: I have so many mixed emotions at this point.

    17 minutes ago
  5. doüble t

    RT @hannahcruuzz: I have so many mixed emotions at this point.

    19 minutes ago
  6. Nicole

    RT @blakeecarter: my hair is wet and I look ugly pls don't laugh at me today

    23 minutes ago
  7. Hannah Cruz ❤️

    I have so many mixed emotions at this point.

    26 minutes ago
  8. TTN Bakersfield

    Off-ramp blocked in #Bakersfield on Hwy 99 SB at CA-58 #traffic

    28 minutes ago
  9. Hannah Cruz ❤️

    I wore a long skirt and now its getting wet @ the bottom smh.

    30 minutes ago
  10. Soliant Schools

    #Healthcare #Job in #Bakersfield, CA: Occupational Therapist Opening in Bakersfield, CA at Soliant Health #Jobs

    31 minutes ago
  11. Frankie Gnekow

    RT @kat_hargis: Only I would wear a white shirt when it's raining hahaha i hate my life

    37 minutes ago
  12. Hakuna Matata

    Praying for the seniors that it doesn't rain on graduation day

    38 minutes ago
  13. Hudson

    Dear @FrontierTitans I was trying to visit my college today, but that won't happen thanks to you guys.

    41 minutes ago

    Psalm 30:4 Sing praises to the Lord, O you his saints,and give thanks to his holy name. #Jesus is his name. Acts 4:12.

    43 minutes ago
  15. blake

    my hair is wet and I look ugly pls don't laugh at me today

    44 minutes ago

Local Traffic

  1. Traffic Hazard - Sr178 Jeo Mouth Of The Canyon

    49 minutes ago
  2. Trfc Collision-Unkn Inj - Nb Sr99 Jso White Ln

    about 1 hour ago
  3. Trfc Collision-Unkn Inj - Wb Sr58 Jwo Union Ave

    about 1 hour ago
  4. Trfc Collision-No Inj - Sb Sr99 Jso South Union Ave

    about 2 hours ago
  5. Trfc Collision-Unkn Inj - 0 Sr58 W Sr99 Con

    about 2 hours ago
  6. Trfc Collision-Unkn Inj - 326 Oswell St

    about 3 hours ago
  7. Trfc Collision-Unkn Inj - Sb Sr99 Jno Kimberlina Rd

    about 3 hours ago
  8. Hit and Run w/Injuries - 9737 Giminiani Ln

    about 6 hours ago
  9. Trfc Collision-No Inj - Wb Sr58 At Union Ave

    about 8 hours ago
  10. Trfc Collision-Unkn Inj - Granite Rd / Sr155

    about 8 hours ago Daily Deal


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