The Way Fire is now 92% contained, and no new homes or buildings have been burned.
The fire has burned more than 4,000 acres of dry land between Wofford Heights and Kernville.
There are no longer any evacuations or road closures, and fire officials say smoke isn't affecting nearby communities.
The fire has cost about $4.6 to date, and the cause is still under investigation.
Bakersfield man waits 61 years for medals
After 61 years of waiting, Bakersfield native Richard Vega received five medals honoring his service during the Korean War.
CHP looking for senior volunteers
The California Highway Patrol Bakersfield area office is looking for senior citizens who want to give back to their community as senior volunteers.
Bio-Energy Day teaches students about careers
Students with an interest in science and technology received a hands-on lesson that is preparing them for the job force.
Partial solar eclipse to take place Thursday
The heavens will align as the Moon comes between the Sun and Earth to put on a dramatic show in the sky.