The Kern County Fire Department announced it will conduct hazard reduction pile burning in mountain communities, including Alpine Forest near Tehachapi.
Two months before the death of his girlfriend's son, who was born premature and required extra medical care, a Tehachapi man was accused of asking on Facebook if anyone knew how to kill a child in the hospital, according to court documents released Monday.
Grant opportunities could be available for the Golden Hills Nature Park. To that end, the Golden Hills Community Services District is forming an Ad Hoc Committee to investigate the possibility.
The Golden Hills Community Services District board introduced an ordinance concerning the rules and regulations for water services concerns. The board elected to do it now, so it could be approved should the new water rates be approved next month.
Holding signs and chanting demands, members of the Tehachapi Association of Teachers made their feelings known about their contract dispute with the Tehachapi Unified School District.
Members of the Rotary Club were treated to a presentation on the new hospital, given by Sharlet Briggs, president and chief executive officer for Adventist Health Bakersfield and Adventist Health Tehachapi Valley.
Staff from the office of Congressman Kevin McCarthy, R-Bakersfield, will hold a monthly mobile office in Tehachapi from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 21, at the Greater Tehachapi Chamber of Commerce, 209 E. Tehachapi Blvd.
In an out-of-this-world evening filled with laughter, performances and song, Taydin Macon was crowned Mr. Warrior 2017 at Tehachapi High School Friday night.
When you’re the underdog slugging it out every day in the trenches for your cause, it can be hard to know when you’ve had a win.
Tehachapi Councilman Ken Hetge reversed his objection to hiring a new public works director after listening to information from staff and the previous director at a City Council meeting on March 6.
An Oakland man who drove the wrong way on Highway 58 early Friday was killed in a single-vehicle crash, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The Tehachapi Police Department arrested seven people on suspected misdemeanors and seven people on suspected felonies during the week of Feb. 27 to March 5.
A Kern County Sheriff's Office Incident Review Board has determined the use of force by a deputy who shot a Tehachapi man in December violated department policy.
The death of a 4-month-old Tehachapi boy last month has been ruled a homicide, according to a coroner's release, and Thursday night, the Kern County Sheriff's Office said his mother's boyfriend has been arrested on suspicion of murder.
A Celebration of Life will be held March 24, 2017 for Duane “Jim” Frerichs, a Navy veteran, farmer, Tehachapi businessman, bowler, golfer and community philanthropist. Jim passed away peacefully on Feb. 19, in his daughter’s home in Bakersfield; he was 91. Come share your memories with his f…
Each year, the American Cancer Society holds its signature Relay For Life in a race to find a cure. The fundraising efforts of participants worldwide have allowed the ACS to fund groundbreaking research and ultimately save lives.
The rehabilitation to streets in Tract 3366 in Golden Hills should begin sometime in the spring and the Golden Hills Sanitation Company said now may be the time for property owners to hook-up local sewer lines to the facility.
What a winter! In the past few months our state has received historic amounts of precipitation, helping to bring much of the state out of the drought. Tehachapi has also fared very well. From Dec. 1, 2016, through today we have had more than 12 inches of precipitation. That’s more than our a…
The Fishing Derby is back. With donations from outside sources and extra water projected for Brite Lake, the Tehachapi Valley Recreation & Park District is once again hosting the Annual Fishing Derby. The event is set for April 1.
The use of force by two deputies against a man who opened fire at them as they tried to serve a search warrant at his Rosamond trailer was justified, a Kern County District Attorney's office release said Wednesday.
The much-needed rain may have come as a relief to most Californians, but for one local business owner, the recent downpour was not a welcome sight. After being mired by a five-year drought, the last big storm caused more than 3,000 gallons of water to flood the basement of Go2Girlz on Dennis…
The Kern County Fire Department is advising residents of Bear Valley Springs, Tehachapi and Stallion Springs that a fuel reduction burn project is in progress.
A husband and wife were rescued Tuesday evening after their vehicle became lost in mountains between Highway 178 and Rancheria Road, according to sheriff's officials.