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The Tehachapi Police Department arrested nine people on suspected misdemeanors and three people on suspected felonies during the week of March 13 through 19.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Horse Thief Country Club in Stallion Springs is closed until further notice due to flooding and water-saturated grounds.

  • By Darla A. Baker dbaker@tehachapinews.com
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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.

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Attendance continues to improve at the Tehachapi Unified School District.

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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.

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The Tehachapi Police Department arrested 18 people on suspected misdemeanors and two people on suspected felonies during the week of March 6 through 12.

A new date has been set for residents to voice their opinions concerning the possible construction of a new cell tower near Woodford-Tehachapi Road.

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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.

Each week, Tehachapi News publishes a list of public meetings to help the community get involved in local government and decisions.

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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.

  • BY DARLA A. BAKER dbaker@tehachapinews.com

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.

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Kern County firefighters put out a fire in a Golden Hills apartment in about 15 minutes Saturday night, preventing the flames from spreading to adjacent units.

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.

  • By GREG GARRETT

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.

  • BY DARLA A. BAKER dbaker@tehachapinews.com

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…