Guy Wojtanowski called Eyewitness News after buying already expired food from a 99 Cents Only Stores location in Oildale. A can of his favorite soup, Anderson's Tomato, was expired. One of them was dated as far back as October 2011.
One of the biggest reforms as part of the Affordable Care Act, insurance companies will no longer be allowed to deny people coverage if they have pre-existing conditions. However, that portion of the law, like the day that health care actually becomes available, doesn't begin until Jan. 1.
A string of sexual assault cases has neighbors on edge and on the lookout. Fliers are out in the Riverlakes area with concerns the rapist was spotted there, and suspecting the assault cases are linked to the same man. Police say that is not the case, but they urge caution and ask the public to report any suspicious activity.
A fight between two Bakersfield High School students Tuesday was recorded on cellphone video. It was uploaded to Facebook that evening and has since received more than 700 likes and more than 200 comments.
After receiving numerous questions and concerns about a woman selling books door-to-door in northwest Bakersfield, Eyewitness News discovered the woman has a legal sales permit.
A Bakersfield homeowner is facing a financial headache after squatters descended on her property.
On the first day of school, a busload of young students was stranded at the side of the road on their way home. Parents said they are frustrated by the delay - first, in finding out where the kids were, and, second, actually getting the children off the very hot bus.
Neighbors in Taft are worried about kids' safety after finding fishing line strung up on playground equipment in Veterans' Park. Taft Police say they got reports about this hazard and something similar at the bike path, and they're investigating.
A mother is searching for the killer of her 5-year-old daughter’s horse. "There's a very special bond between a little girl and her horse," Laura Devin-Clark told Eyewitness News.
Extreme Wireless has been hit several times by thieves. The business is hoping someone will recognize suspects caught on video.
Members of Gurdwara Guru Dashmesh Darbar Inc. deny their neighbor's accusations that they've been dumping raw sewage on the ground.
Randy Jones lives in a southwest Bakersfield neighborhood and said Tuesday that the Sikh temple behind his house is dumping raw sewage on the ground. "I've seen raw sewage being dumped, trash, the noise and the smell. It's just nasty," Jones said.
The director of a sober-living home in Bakersfield is in jail on drug possession charges, and the house itself has an eviction notice on it. One local agency says they are not surprised and had already pulled its clients out of Robinson's House.
A Korean War veteran has won his months-long battle to stay in his home.
The California Water Service Co. and residents have confirmed that a water leak on the 300 block of Pauma Court in Bakersfield is in the process of being fixed, after an Eyewitness News investigation found the leak had been running for over a week.