A jackknifed big rig stymied traffic Monday morning on a section of Highway 99.
This weekend, Kern County saw rain, starting with some sprinkling on Saturday followed by more substantial rainfall on Sunday.
Assemblyman Rudy Salas hosted a public safety town hall Saturday in Delano, giving residents an opportunity to voice their concerns and receive information on how to better protect their neighborhoods.
Eyewitness News viewers reached out about a phone scam where the caller claims to be from the Internal Revenue Service.
Freeways through Kern County are getting updated sprinklers as part of the state's own effort to save water during California's drought.
The shopping center at the corner of Calloway and Stockdale will soon house five new stores, four of which are entirely new to Kern County.
Police say someone hacked the email account of a Pasadena high school teacher and sent pictures of him naked to more than 200 people.
Gov. Jerry Brown announced Friday that he has signed two bills into law that are intended to tighten controls on gun sales and keep firearms out of the hands of criminals and people who have been confined due to mental health issues.
He says in a statement issued Friday that "there is simply not enough time to see this process through to the end." California law has no provision for an automatic recount, and Perez's campaign has had to pay county election staff.
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack visited drought-stricken homeowners on Friday in Central California, saying drought and climate change would require major investment to secure future water supplies.
Surveillance photos released Friday show three teenage girls who Bakersfield police say stole a cellphone from a man confined to a wheelchair on a city bus.
Here you'll find the area's most wanted prison parolees. CDCR parolees appear here because they are in violation of their parole status.
Contractors State License Board investigators carries out undercover operations in eight communities this week, including Bakersfield.
A man was sentenced to death Friday morning in a Kern County courtroom.
A 28-year-old woman was found dead Thursday night in a Bakersfield jail cell.