The Brewster family got a little unwanted help early Saturday morning taking down their holiday decorations when a thief walked off with a large inflatable Christmas tree.
“Interspersed with the children's download games, under ‘Top Downloads’ was pornography,” she said.
“It came time to open gifts, and we had an unusual surprise,” said Sandra Ortiz. “I was really shocked, I didn’t know what to do.”
A mother said she missed seeing her child's Christmas-program performance, because she couldn't reach wheelchair access to the school auditorium.
With Christmas less than a week away, one family had their presents stolen out of their storage locker in central Bakersfield.
Dave Coleman says when the pump read 2 gallons, the fluid in the can was below the 2-gallon mark. Kern County officials quickly came out to check the pump in question, and they find it's accurate.
Police are looking for a man who stole a $1,000 bike on Tuesday morning, but the owner of that bike doesn't think the police have done enough to help her out.
Donato Lucero says his wife left on Nov. 18, and then this week there was a house fire, displacing the family. He thinks that's also suspicious.
An Eyewitness News viewer, Patrick Hayden, contacted our tip line, upset that the home he is renting completely flooded right before Thanksgiving.
Kern County Supervisors voted to fine a medical marijuana evaluation office, saying its signs violate local rules.
The hospital is supposed to reimburse him for gas, but that process has left him frustrated and almost $300 short. He said it’s not the first time they’ve fallen behind on payments.
"The community all joining together for a good cause ... it's a beautiful thing. I feel like the crazy dog lady, but I don't care what people think of me. I mean, I did everything that I thought was necessary to get him back legally," said Gregor.
A new proposition passed by voters this November could be putting firefighting forces at risk.
A Bakersfield grandmother and her nine kids are being forced to move from the house they just rented. The woman said she now thinks she was the victim of a scam, and she has a warning to others.
How do you know if you're getting what you pay for with high-speed Internet? Eyewitness News received complaints from several viewers saying their Internet was too slow. So, we brought a tech expert into one viewer's home to test his system.