BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - Former mayor of Bakersfield Harvey Hall was honored with a lifetime achievement award by the American Ambulance Association (AAA).
According to the AAA, Hall earned the award for impacting the association through his work with the private ambulance industry.
President and CEO of Hall Ambulance Service, Inc. and Harvey's widow Lavonne C. Hall accepted the award on his behalf.
The Kern County Coroner has identified the victim of a traffic fatality in Buttonwillow early Monday, October 15.
Three wildfires have been burning slowly over the past couple weeks in the Giant Sequoia National Monument, Sequoia National Forest.
There was a fire in the park at Olive Park East in Northwest Bakersfield, Tuesday afternoon.
The Bakersfield Police Department is asking for assistance identifying a suspect wanted for carjacking.