BAKERSFIELD - The Kern County Sheriff’s Office Search and Rescue Team will be updating the sign at the mouth of the Kern River Canyon to reflect the current number of lives lost in the Kern River since 1968.
The sign is updated each year during the month of May to include the number of lives lost in the Kern River during the previous twelve months.
This year the sign will be updated from 267 lives lost to 269 lives lost. Search and Rescue personnel will be available to answer questions regarding river safety.
Everyone is welcome to attend the event Friday, May 23 at 10:30 a.m.
Tehachapi basketball team pays tribute to teen
The Tehachapi High School Warriors now play all home basketball games in memory of a teenager killed in a hit and run accident.
Faculty, CSU system far apart on negotiations
After the California Faculty Association threatened on Monday to strike across all 23 CSU campuses if their contract demands aren't met, both…
Yellow Alert not issued in hit and run
A hit and run incident early Wednesday morning had all of the criteria for law enforcement to issue a Yellow Alert, but it was not issued.
The ultimate food fight
Food trucks have recently become the place to go for a quick bite to eat.