Drivers advised to avoid Panama Lane April 1, 2
Pacific Gas and Electric Company would like to inform drivers to avoid Panama Lane west of Hwy 99 on Wednesday, April 1 and Thursday, April…
South Union Avenue's 'tent city' to be removed
City Council officials announced Tuesday that the 'tent city' of homeless people on South Union Avenue will be removed.
Marley's Mutts spay & neuter voucher handout
Marley's Mutts will have a low cost spay and neuter voucher handout every Saturday in April from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Walmart…
Heritage Park improvement community meeting
The Kern County Public Health Services Department and the Kern County Parks and Recreations Department will be hosting the first ever…
Free soccer camp for kids this week
Professional soccer players are helping more than 200 kids learn to play the sport with a free soccer camp going on this week.
Man found dead in the Porter Slough
Officers from the Porterville Police Department said a man was found unresponsive lying in the slough at the Porter Slough near D Street.
Iran negotiations to surpass midnight deadline
After six days of marathon talks, the world powers negotiating a nuclear deal with Iran say they might need another day to reach a framework deal.
Lawmaker gets support after abortion comment
A Republican lawmaker under fire for an abortion comment got some support Tuesday from a fellow Republican who publicly disagreed with the…
Pence calls for legislation to 'clarify' RFRA
Gov. Mike Pence on Tuesday called on the General Assembly to send to him this week a fix for the state's controversial "religious freedom"…
Germanwings pilot's friend speaks in his defense
A friend of pilot Andreas Lubitz says media descriptions of Lubitz don't match his experience.
Turkey has worst blackout in over a decade
Turkey experienced its worst blackout in 15 years Tuesday morning with cities and provinces across the country reporting outages and no clear cause.
Where are all the RFRA supporters?
Republican lawmakers in the Indiana House and Senate have said for months that the Religious Freedom Restoration Act enjoys large support…