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From the Network
  1. Sato holds off Helio to give Andretti another Indy 500 win

    INDIANAPOLIS — At the end of 500 miles around Indianapolis Motor Speedway, it was a former Formula One driver who took the checkered flag.

    about 5 hours ago
  2. Trevor Horn

    Happy graduation @compolongo. Love you buddy.

    about 6 hours ago
  3. Dodgers rock Lester, sweep Cubs

    LOS ANGELES — Two aces with three World Series titles, three Cy Young Awards and 10 All-Star nods between them struggling on the same day?

    about 6 hours ago
  4. Trout injures thumb in Angels' 9-2 loss to Marlins

    MIAMI — Mike Trout stood at his locker and frowned as he looked down at his left thumb, which was puffy and red and sending a clear signal.

    about 6 hours ago
  5. Man dies in Lamont after sustaining gunshot wound

    One dies from gunshot wound in Lamont

    about 8 hours ago
  6. Gene Thome ‘never met a stranger’: Owner of Bear Mountain Sports, friend of Bakersfield Sound, larger-than-life community figure died Saturday

    Gene Thome, a Bakersfield Sound loyalist and part-time musician who rubbed elbows with local country music royalty, is being remembered today as a man who gave much more than he received.

    about 9 hours ago
  7. The Bakersfield Californian

    It’s the time of year when thousands of newly minted high school graduates look ahead and see nothing but open road, dreams to chase and endless possibilities. But for the rest of us, it’s a time to look back. Californian staffers and readers shared their memories of high school. We present the funny, heartwarming memories and photos we received from you.

    about 12 hours ago
  8. Robert Price

    about 13 hours ago
  9. BVarsityLive

    ICYMI: Wasco baseball ends 27-year section title drought (Via TBC Mobile)

    about 15 hours ago
  10. BVarsityLive

    ICYMI: Highland wins first baseball section championship (Via TBC Mobile)

    about 15 hours ago
  11. BVarsityLive

    ICYMI: Independence softball captures D-III section title (Via TBC Mobile)

    about 15 hours ago
  12. Search crews recovered body in Kern River Sunday morning

    Kern County Sheriff’s Office Search and Rescue teams responded to Kern River in Hart Park Sunday to recover the body of an unidentified woman in the water.

    about 15 hours ago
  13. 17-year-old boy injured in 10th Street shooting

    A 17-year-old boy who was shot in central Bakersfield Saturday night sustained non-life threatening injuries, police officials said.

    about 15 hours ago
  14. DUI checkpoint captures one intoxicated driver

    A DUI checkpoint set up Saturday night on Oak Street netted one driver found under the influence of marijuana, police officials said.

    about 15 hours ago
  15. Driver involved in Panama Lane collision on Memorial Day weekend dies from injuries

    A man who was injured in a rollover traffic collision in south Bakersfield died at the hospital Sunday, police officials announced.

    about 15 hours ago

Social Bakersfield

Updates from local businesses
  1. Bakersfield Blaze

    We're haunting Chavez Ravine today - is it working?

    about 10 hours ago
  2. SanJoaquinCommHosp


    May 27 at 06:52PM
  3. BMOA

    Bells are ringing and Summer Art Camp 2017 is just around the corner! We offer a variety of week-long workshops...

    May 26 at 05:00PM
  4. Caffeine Supreme

    Want to show your 2017 grad how proud you are? Give them the gift of coffee! (Did you know a $25 gift purchase...

    May 26 at 01:27PM
  5. SanJoaquinCommHosp

    Happy Healthcare Tech Management Week to our amazing Clinical Engineering team! Thank you for all that you do!

    May 26 at 12:13PM
  6. BMOA

    Who had a great time last night at Art After Dark? We hope to see everyone next month on June 29 for DRINK +...

    May 26 at 06:30AM


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Local Traffic

  1. Trfc Collision-No Inj - China Grade Loop / Round Mountain Rd

    about 1 hour ago
  2. Trfc Collision-Minor Inj - Slikker Dr / Calloway Dr

    about 2 hours ago
  3. Hit and Run w/Injuries - Cottonwood Rd / E Pacheco Rd

    about 3 hours ago
  4. Trfc Collision-No Inj - Eb Sr58 At Sr223

    about 3 hours ago
  5. Trfc Collision-1141 Enrt - Manor St / Day Ave

    about 4 hours ago
  6. Car Fire - Herring Rd / N Rancho Dr

    about 4 hours ago
  7. Live or Dead Animal - Eb Sr58 Jeo Bealeville Rd

    about 6 hours ago
  8. Hit and Run No Injuries - 7318 Pembroke Ave

    about 6 hours ago
  9. Trfc Collision-No Inj - Sr184 / Hall Rd

    about 6 hours ago
  10. Live or Dead Animal - Sr184 / Edison Hwy

    about 8 hours ago

#BCali Tweets

  1. El Popular News

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    May 22 at 09:41AM
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    May 16 at 08:12PM

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    May 14 at 11:04AM
  4. El Popular News

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    May 13 at 07:35PM
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    May 07 at 05:44PM

    2nd time we've trimmed Chinese Elm in 3years #Bakersfield #BCali #Tree Check out all the pictures at…

    April 29 at 11:04AM
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    ¡Cuidémosla, ayudemos a protegerla! #earth #earthday #bako #bcali #bakersfield #california #rt

    April 22 at 07:04AM

    African Sumac Trimmed #Bakersfield #BCali #Tree Check out all the pictures at

    April 03 at 08:04PM

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    April 03 at 11:04AM
  10. El Popular News

    Back at #jambajuice for some of that #kaleribbeanbreeze smoothie! #kern #bcali #california

    March 25 at 04:22PM

Local Tweets


    ♪ Bouncing Souls Here We Go ('96) ♫ #indierock #indiemusic #bakersfield

    1 minute ago
  2. motvd

    1 minute ago
  3. Δøn

    I just wanna go out and have a long conversation with someone at this time.

    1 minute ago
  4. maldita yesi

    RT @gaamaaxo: It feels so good to finally let it out.

    2 minutes ago
  5. Alina Morales

    RT @JaydaMarie98: So sit back, relax, and watch while I succeed

    2 minutes ago
  6. Alina Morales

    RT @JaydaMarie98: If it wasn't for me you wouldn't even have a job because i took the food handler's test for you since you failed.

    2 minutes ago
  7. Alina Morales

    RT @JaydaMarie98: You really calling me cheap, smfh. You should be the last to talk.

    2 minutes ago
  8. Diaz

    I am sad that she never reached out to me one my birthday to come back... idk why I thought she would and now that she didn't it hurts...

    2 minutes ago
  9. Leila Patton


    3 minutes ago
  10. princess diana

    RT @OhGena: If you don't like me that's your issue, I don't have beef w nobody. I'll pray for you to get better. xoxo

    4 minutes ago
  11. maldita yesi

    RT @ArvinHigh: Class of 2017 Senior Sunset 🐻🐾🎓

    4 minutes ago
  12. audrey

    It's morning in England and that is why i am awake.

    4 minutes ago
  13. Not so lil, Rick

    Starting to like this girl again..

    4 minutes ago
  14. AHSoCal_Jobs

    We're #hiring! Read about our latest #job opening here: Registered Nurse (RN)- Charge Nurse - #RN #Bakersfield, CA

    5 minutes ago

    ♪ Los Super Elegantes Por Que Te Vas? ♫ #indierock #indiemusic #bakersfield

    5 minutes ago