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Inmate accused of trying to kill correctional officer at CCI in Tehachapi

Officials at the California Correctional Institution in Tehachapi are investigating an attempted homicide of a correctional officer,… Read more


Forum addresses sheriff's staffing levels, deputy retention

People who attended a recent Kern Law Enforcement Association-sponsored forum expressed concerns about deputy staffing levels and wo… Read more

PHOTO GALLERY: We're going to school! Readers share photos of the first day

We asked, you answered — by submitting your photos from the first day of school in Tehachapi, that is. Read more

Excitement abounds at first day of school for TUSD students

Children dressed in cowboy boots and colorful dresses prepared with their Spiderman and teddy bear backpacks walked hand in hand wit… Read more


Tehachapi Warrior cheerleaders prepare for new season

The Tehachapi Warrior cheerleaders are having a busy summer. They have been working hard preparing for this year’s season. In additi… Read more

Roadrunner Connection: CSUB athletics ready for a new year

This week it gets real. The season starts once again for CSUB Athletics as a few of the fall teams play exhibitions to sharpen their… Read more

Girls take the field, joining Warriors varsity football team

Boys at Tehachapi High School aren’t the only players on the football field nowadays. Fans may have to look twice on game days — thi… Read more


Letter to the editor: Obama was inexperienced in constitutional law

In response to Kiraa Salas' letter to the editor from July 27 titled "Obama was much more qualified than Trump," I'm afraid all the … Read more

Letter to the editor: The truth needs to come out in politics

The letter in the Aug. 16 edition of Tehachapi News called President Trump an “unrepentant liar,” but the writer provided no example… Read more

Letter to the editor: Tehachapi can become a renewable city

Santa Monica, a 100 percent renewable city near Los Angeles, is a gem. Tehachapi City could make use of the idled 40 turbine Windmat… Read more


Louis Wayne Creten Sr., 1937-2017

Louis Wayne Creten Sr. went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017, after fighting a battle with cancer. Read more

Kim Roemen Andrepont, 1959-2017

Born Natalie Kim Fowler on Oct. 19, 1959, in Lynwood, Calif., Kim died unexpectedly on Aug. 9, 2017, in Tehachapi, Calif. Read more

Otilia Vivanco de Heath, 1934–2017

Otilia “Tillie” Vivanco de Heath, 82, of Tehachapi, Calif., was called home by the Lord on Aug. 8, 2017. Read more


Local student graduates from Simpson University

Justin Blankenship of Tehachapi graduated from Simpson University with a bachelor's degree in youth ministries. Read more

Ray Bonneville brings New Orleans groove to Fiddlers Crossing Aug. 26

As a native French speaker from Canada, it’s only natural that Ray Bonneville would love New Orleans. The Juno winning singer-songwr… Read more

Forum to address concerns about dismantling Affordable Care Act

The Tehachapi Community Congregational Church with Faith in Kern invites the public to join together at a "Standing With Families" g… Read more

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