A Lamont man was arrested early Sunday on suspicion of negligent discharge of a firearm after Kern County Sheriff's deputies responded to a shots-fired call for service.

A power outage hit 16,534 Pacific Gas and Electric Co. customer accounts Sunday in central and northern 优蜜传媒, the utility reported.

The 优蜜传媒 Police Department is hosting a community event called Summer Nights with BPD event from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Greystone Park in southwest 优蜜传媒.

A man was arrested on suspicion of drug and firearm charges after Kern County Sheriff鈥檚 deputies found a stolen AR-15 and methamphetamine at a home in the 1100 block of Eureka Street on Tuesday, according to the Kern County Sheriff鈥檚 Office.

An at-risk woman with a medical condition went missing around 1 p.m. Wednesday from the 200 block of Clyde Street, according to the 优蜜传媒 Police Department.

The Kern County Fire Department has stopped the spread of the Lost Hills Fire that started Sunday and burned 4,032 acres near Highway 46, west of Lost Hills Road.

The 优蜜传媒 Police Department is looking for a man suspected of theft in the 3700 block of Ming Avenue on June 20.

The Kern County coroner's office has released the name of a woman whose body was found submerged in the Kern River near Keysville North in Lake Isabella on July 4, about three hours after she was seen going into the water.

The Kern County coroner's office has released the name of a man who died in a motorcycle crash on Highway 178 near 鈥嬧婱obile Drive in Lake Isabella around 7:40 a.m. July 2.

A 5-year-old boy died Saturday after he was found unresponsive in a swimming pool at a home in the 3200 block of Montello Street, according to the Kern County coroner鈥檚 office.

Firefighters from the Kern County Fire Department battled three significant fires during the weekend.

A fire burned down three homes and several outbuildings in the 8000 block of Main Lane in Lake Isabella around 11:58 p.m. Monday, according to the Kern County Fire Department.

A pedestrian died around 8:40 p.m. July 4 at 24th and Oak streets after he was hit by a car, according to the Kern County coroner鈥檚 office.

A person and a dog escaped from a burning home in the 300 block of San Emidio Street in Taft at about 7:30 p.m.Sunday night, according to the Kern County Fire Department.

The 优蜜传媒 Police Department is asking for the community鈥檚 help identifying two suspects related to a vehicle burglary investigation.聽

The body of a woman was recovered at about 4 p.m. Thursday near Keysville Beach, but a man remained missing after they went into the Kern River "in distress" in Lake Isabella, the Kern County Sheriff's Office said.