BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - The Kern County Fire Department announced the end of open burning season as of Monday, April 14. 2014.
Due to the lack of rain and warm temperatures, KCFD would like to remind residents to prepare for an early fire season.
BPD arrest murder suspect
A man wanted for murder has been arrested, according to the Bakersfield Police Department.
Illegal fireworks drop-off
The Bakersfield Fire Department is collecting illegal fireworks, no questions asked.
Kern County disposal sites closed 4th of July
All Kern County landfills, transfer stations and special waste facilities will be closed in observance of the July, 4 holiday on Saturday,…
Highway 178 through Kern Canyon reopened
UPDATE 11:33 A.M.: crews have reopened Hwy 178 through the canyon after an early morning fire.