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TPD responds to shooting threat at Tehachapi High School

The Tehachapi Police Department is seeking the public's assistance identifying an individual who made threats against Tehachapi High… Read more


Tehachapi High crowns homecoming queen, king

The Tehachapi High School homecoming King and Queen for 2017 were crowned Friday night at Tehachapi High School's homecoming football game. Read more

FAA finds concerns at Tehachapi Municipal Airport; City Council discusses matter

The Federal Aviation Administration inspected Tehachapi Municipal Airport earlier this year, and while it found that “the airfield w… Read more

Homecoming assembly a success: 'It’s a great showing of THS pride from students, parents and staff'

Smiling cheerleaders showed off dance moves with their routines. Homecoming court finalists waved. Students rode unicorns to the cen… Read more


Tehachapi's 'iron men' go to tourney

Following in the footsteps of the Tehachapi Falcons youth teams in the summer tournament series, the senior Falcons entered the Hunt… Read more

Alex Howard places second in California Gold Cup BMX

Alex Howard competed in the California State Gold Cup Championship race Sept. 30 in Chula Vista. Read more

Oak Tree ladies play year’s last tournament, The Eclectic

The Oak Tree Country Club Women’s Golf Club held its Eclectic Tournament on Oct. 12-13. While it is the last tournament of the year,… Read more


Letter to the editor: Concerned about cemetery grounds

I'm so very disappointed in the groundskeeping at the Eastside Tehachapi Cemetery. Read more

Letter to the editor: Consider the future role of wind turbines

Those hundreds of 250 kilowatt Mitsubishi turbines over along Oak Creek Road, often idled, are perhaps finding themselves to be less… Read more

Letter to the editor: Moody Bible Institute stops in Tehachapi during flight program

Tehachapi Airport was a planned stop on a 10-day cross-country flight for three Moody Bible Institute flight instructors and five st… Read more


Terry L. Weger, Jan. 12, 1947 - Oct. 19, 2017

Terry L. Weger, 70, of Tehachapi, passed away on Oct. 19, 2017, in Tehachapi. Read more

Geoffrey Lynn Pugh, 1944–2017

Geoffrey Lynn Pugh passed from an embolism on Oct. 6, 2017, at Adventist Health Bakersfield hospital. He was 73. Geoff’s Celebration… Read more

Anne Fraser Gouert, Sept. 27, 1952-July 22, 2017

Anne Fraser Gouert, 64, passed away July 22, 2017. She was born Sept. 27, 1952, to Jean and Bill Gouert and spent her childhood in W… Read more


Day of the Dead Festival offers fun for the whole family

The Tehachapi Heritage League is hosting its second annual Day of the Dead Festival at the historic Old Tehachapi Cemetery, located … Read more

Knit? Crochet? Quilt? Make a lap robe for a Kern County veteran

The American Legion Auxiliary is seeking individuals to help make lap robes for Honor Flight Kern County. The handmade lap robes are… Read more

Rotary to offer battery replacement program to local seniors

Mark your calendar for the annual Senior Battery Replacement program sponsored by the Rotary Club of Tehachapi. The event will take … Read more

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