Join KNZR for the 2015 Toys for Tots Radiothon, Saturday, December 5th from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at WalMart on Rosedale Highway. Bring a new unwrapped toy for the needy children in Bakersfield and Kern County so they can have a Merry Christmas. Plus meet Jaz McKay, Inga Barks and the rest of the KNZR Crew!
Kern County Sheriff's Deputies arrested a Bakersfield man Tuesday after they found 47 pounds of marijuana and 14 firearms, which included multiple assault weapons and thousands of rounds of ammunition. The discovery was made in the 1800 block of Cherry Street.
Also on Tuesday, deputies in Oildale found a body of a woman inside an abandoned home in the 100 block of Woodrow Avenue. The house is used by squatters. An autopsy is being conducted to determine the cause of death.
Travelers hit the roads early with thousands heading out of town on Tuesday. The Grapevine will be busy over the holiday weekend and with the stormy weather on Wednesday, delays are expected.
BPD officals confirmed Tuesday that the remains found in east Bakersfield are human. The death is being treated as suspicisous.
'Tis the season for scams. The Better Business Bureau Office in Central California has come out with "Scam Tracker," an online tool that lists scams and also allows people to report them. Over 500 have been identified so far. To check it out, CLICK HERE.
Shoppers who purchased rotisserie chicken salad from any Costco store in California and 4 other states on or before November 20th are being advised to not eat it and to throw it away. The product may be contaminated with E. coli. Costco has removed the product from its store shelves.
The Chevron Weather Center reports there will be scattered showers Wednesday with highs in the mid 50s. Mostly sunny on Thanksgiving and slightly cooler with highs in the low 50s. Lows will be in the 30s for the next few days. There is another chance of rain forecast for Saturday.