| Apr 27, 2010
| 11:41 AM
A Bakersfield man is behind bars for allegedly binding a pit bull by the legs and mouth and leaving it in a muddy field.
Kern County Animal Control spokeswoman Kim Rodriguez said 52-year-old James Worley was arrested on felony animal cruelty charges...
| Apr 30, 2010
"Cherries!?" Almost everyone who passed the Murray Family Farms stand at the Santa Monica farmers market on Wednesday blurted out this word in varied tones of delight, surprise, and skepticism. Delight at the sight of the first stone fruit of the season;...
| May 18, 2010
Burrous will anchor alongside Tamsen Fadal from 4:30am to 6am and Sukanya Krishnan and John Muller will anchor from 6am to 9am. Burrous' addition to the "PIX 11 Morning News" rounds out the AM team, which includes Craig Treadway, James Ford, Jill...
| May 18, 2010
| 5:51 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Convicted killer John Gardner has been transferred to a state prison north of Bakersfield.
Gardner, 31, left his downtown San Diego jail cell at 2 a.m. Tuesday for North Kern State Prison
The medium-security facility in Delano is one of...
| Jun 11, 2010
| 12:17 AM
BAKERSFIELD -- John Albert Gardner III, the man serving life in prison for the murders of two San Diego teens, is sharing a prison unit with another notorious killer -- Charles Manson.
Gardner was transferred to the Corcoran State Prison north of...
| Jul 8, 2010
Residents near the Ascon Landfill Site should expect increases in traffic, noise and possibly unpleasant smells as officials begin removing pollutants from the site Monday.
The state Department of Toxic Substances Control is overseeing the cleanup and...
| Jan 5, 2010
| 1:27 PM
BAKERSFIELD -- Authorities say the suspicious material inside luggage that prompted the shutdown of a California airport turns out to be five soft drink bottles filled with honey.
Kern County Sheriff Donny Youngblood says the bottles, found inside a...
| Jan 5, 2010
A suspicious material inside a man's luggage caused the entire Bakersfield, California, airport to be shut down Tuesday. It turns out the material that tested positive for explosive material was just honey.
Kern County Sheriff Donny Youngblood says the...
| Jan 25, 2010
A veteran Kern County detention officer has pleaded not guilty to having sex with an inmate, now on death row.
Forty-eight-year-old Margarita Young is charged with unlawfully engaging in sex acts with a man in Lerdo Jail while he stood trial for the 2007...
| Apr 5, 2011
| 9:30 PM
SAN YSIDRO, Calif. -- Two San Diego workers were shot and killed Monday as they sat in a pickup truck waiting to cross into the United States at the San Ysidro border.
Kevin Joel Romero, 28, and Sergio Salcido Luna, 25, were each shot repeatedly in the...
| Oct 20, 2010
| 4:48 PM
Officials are about a quarter of the way through with the interim removal process of hazardous waste and toxic sludge from the city's defunct landfill.
The state Department of Toxic Substances Control has removed about 24,800 pounds of waste from the...
| Nov 11, 2010
Ten Years Ago: Two men wearing Ninja masks robbed Citizen's Business Bank in La Cañada on a Friday afternoon, shortly before closing. The men waved their guns in the air and pushed one teller to the ground during the robbery, according to the branch...