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Son arrested on suspicion of killing 75-year-old mother in Tehachapi

A man was arrested in Arizona on suspicion of killing his 75-year-old mother in Tehachapi, the Kern County Sheriff's Office said Thu… Read more


Tehachapi Natural Market open for business

Looking for a health food store? The Tehachapi Natural Market is now open and ready for business, offering specialty food and snack … Read more

Civic Calendar: Get involved in your community

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

TPD reports four arrests for Jan. 8-14

The Tehachapi Police Department arrested one person on a suspected misdemeanor and three people on suspected felonies during the wee… Read more


Lady Warriors soccer takes win over West

Heading back into the season after Christmas break, the Lady Warriors soccer team had almost a month since the last time they played… Read more

Boys basketball records home win over Highland

The Warriors played one of their best games of the season last week in a 58-51 victory over Highland. Read more

Braves roll to victory over Scots and Falcons

The Braves recorded an impressive victory to start the South Yosemite League season with a 59-42 victory over Independence. Read more


Letter to the editor: Thanks to two kind men

On my way home from church Sunday, I stopped at a friend's house. She was having a garage sale and I wanted to talk with her. I drov… Read more

Letter to the editor: City needs to rethink sidewalk construction work on Tehachapi Boulevard

Curb and sidewalk construction on Tehachapi Boulevard, between Hayes street and the Flying J Truck Stop, is a project that should ha… Read more

Community Voices: January is National Sanctity of Human Life Month

Sanctity of Human Life has been celebrated on the third Sunday in January for the past 35 years. In 1983, President Ronald Reagan is… Read more


Age Zefja Pepaj, 1932-2018

Age Zefja Pepaj died peacefully, surrounded by family, at 85 years old on Jan. 10, 2018. Read more

Imogene Dunn, 1927–2018

Imogene Dunn, our beloved mother and grandmother (Nan), passed from this life on Jan. 12, 2018. Mom was born July 31, 1927, in Sobol… Read more

Lee Roy Riddle, Oct. 21, 1934 - Jan. 11, 2018

Lee Roy Riddle, 83, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, in Colorado Springs, Colo., surrounded by his loving family. Read more


Upcoming events: Lots to do in, around Tehachapi


Earnestly dah-ling, you'll simply love 'The Importance of Being Earnest'

Have you ever discovered something new for yourself that you really enjoy, because it was offered to you in a fresh and different fo… Read more

Tickets selling fast for Wine Pairing event

With only a little over a week to go before the Rotary Club of Tehachapi hosts its 2018 Wine Pairing Dinner, tickets are selling fas… Read more

Upcoming Events

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Weather Today

A few showers developing late


70° 40°

A few showers developing late

Humidity: 77%
Cloud Coverage: 51%
Wind: W at 8 mph
Chance of Rain: 40%
UV Index: 0 Low
Sunrise: 07:00:58 am
Sunset: 05:08:35 pm

This Week's Forecast

Day Precip Temp
A few showers developing late Thu
40% 70° 40°
Rain mixed with snow Fri
70% 42° 28°
Snow showers early Sat
40% 34° 24°
Times of sun and clouds Sun
0% 43° 29°
Plenty of sun Mon
0% 47° 32°
Plenty of sun Tue
0% 52° 34°
A few morning showers Wed
40% 50° 33°