Medical Helicopter Crashes In Central Valley, 4 Dead

Medical Helicopter Crashes In Central Valley, 4 Dead
BAKERSFIELD (CBS / AP) — A medical helicopter carrying a patient to a hospital crashed amid heavy rain and fog in a rural area of central California, killing all four people aboard, officials said. The SkyLife air ambulance had a pilot, a nurse, a …
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Nebraska plays complete match to avenge last year's loss, advance to regional
The senior outside hitter from Bakersfield, California, had eight kills in the first set as Nebraska hit .391 and needed every bit of that firepower to outlast the Cougars in a pivotal opener. BYU fought off two set points after Nebraska led 24-22 …
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Many California lakes are shockingly low
In 35 years, nobody's seen numbers like these. In a personal survey this week of 125 recreation lakes, 33 are under 25 percent full, and that includes 19 that are less than 10 percent full and four that are empty. Across California, Marin County is the …
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Bakersfield Man Suffers Serious Injuries After E-Cigarette Explosion

Bakersfield Man Suffers Serious Injuries After E-Cigarette Explosion
In September, an e-cigarette battery exploded while in Greg Phillips pocket, leaving the Bakersfield man with second-degree burns all over his left leg. “This is an unregulated industry, that is causing tremendous harm across the country,” Bentley added.
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Latin Flavah spices up Visalia nightlife
The group delivers its lively Latin rhythms from its Bakersfield hometown and are known throughout the Central Valley as “the salseros' band,” a group that was formed by salsa dancers, for dancers. As an exhilarating fusion of musicians and salseros …
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Montage on Mass to bring much more retail to Mass Ave
Ave., as it's affectionately known, could be the tipping point that transitions the cultural district from one of Indianapolis' most popular nightlife destinations to a more well-rounded neighborhood. The $ 50 million Montage on Mass will bring 236 …
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Man killed in shooting with Bakersfield police identified
According to BPD, Bishop has been a Bakersfield police officer for eight months, but has more than nine years of experience in law enforcement. Sergeant Gary Carruesco said, "He's still in the interview process. He's on paid administrative leave, which …
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10 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW: Today's guide to the obscure, the possibly

10 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW: Today's guide to the obscure, the possibly
Angel Carreras, whose Facebook page indicates he works as a server at a chain restaurant in Bako, took to the culture website with a photo-filled rant on, “why Bakersfield doesn't suck (that badly).” “We've been made fun of by everyone from Stephen …
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Shop, drop and rock at Outlets at Tejon concert series
Natto explained that the bands were chosen because they're popular Bakersfield groups with good followings. By the time the music starts at 7 p.m., the sun and temperatures will begin to go down. It's a chance to “celebrate the weather getting cooler …
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The Secret Behind the Best New Year's Eve Celebrations–Location, Location

The Secret Behind the Best New Year's Eve Celebrations–Location, Location
WalletHub ranked the 100 biggest cities based on 17 key factors, including the legality of fireworks, forecasted precipitation, number of restaurants and nightlife options per 100,000 residents, the availability of affordable restaurants and the …
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Nightlife roundup: Dec. 25-31
Moody River Band, Variety, 8:30 p.m., Lido Bar & Casino, 625 1st Ave. N.W.. Voodoo Cadillac, Rock, 9:30 p.m., Loading Zone, 2412 10th Ave. S. Melissa Lynn, Variety, 5 p.m., Mighty Mo Brewing, 412 Central Ave. Trent Brooks & the Bakersfield Underground, …
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Our music writers on the year's best national sounds
… "Big Pussy" Pastore from "The Sopranos." Tweaking the formula, they add some smoldering gospel backing and sharp R&B brass to their scuzzy nightlife narratives and Joe Meek-inspired productions, loaded with hooks and atmosphere aplenty. … Country …
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