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Apr 11, 2013 at 9:33 AM
Neighbors in a quiet area of Rosedale are furious and fed up about a burned-out house that has sat abandoned for several years.
Apr 11, 2013 at 9:33 AM
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — Neighbors in a quiet area of Rosedale are furious and fed up about a burned-out house that has sat abandoned for several years.

They complain Kern County officials aren't taking care of the problem. It...
Mar 26, 2013 at 6:00 AM
Neighbors in an area south of Bakersfield say a trucking operation has moved in, and they want it stopped. The man with the trucks has applied for a county conditional use permit, and at least one nearby homeowner hopes he won't get it.
Mar 20, 2013 at 10:46 AM
Leticia Perez, who began her term as 5th District Kern County supervisor in January, has been endorsed by 18 senators, including Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg, D-Sacramento, according to Capitol Television News Service.
Mar 20, 2013 at 10:46 AM

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — A short-timer on the Kern County Board of Supervisors has emerged as a formidable candidate to ascend to the state Senate.

Leticia Perez, who began her term as 5th District Kern County supervisor in...
Mar 8, 2013 at 9:23 AM
Efforts by community members pay off to get Hayes Street changed to Tyree Toliver Street.
Mar 7, 2013 at 10:41 PM
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — The Bakersfield Planning Commission voted unanimously Thursday evening to approve changing Hayes Street to Tyree Toliver Street.

"It's a no-brainer for me, I'm in total support for this," said planning...
Feb 27, 2013 at 9:39 PM
More names keep popping up of possible candidates to fill the state Senate seat just vacated by Michael Rubio. Local democrats say they have some good choices, and the name of Steve Schilling was just added to the mix. Republicans say they also...
Jan 3, 2013 at 2:33 PM
Former Navy pilot and commander Mick Gleason beat a crowded field of candidates last year, including former state Sen. Roy Ashburn, to earn a seat on the Kern County Board of Supervisors. Gleason is replacing Jon McQuiston as 1st District supervisor.
Sep 27, 2012 at 1:59 PM
Six people were arrested Wednesday as authorities seized hundreds of marijuana plants and 1,387 pounds of processed marijuana during a bust in southern Kern County. Local officials say their efforts to battle pot-growing seem to be paying off....
Sep 10, 2012 at 11:33 AM
Harley Pinson, a former attorney for the oil industry, is dropping out of the Bakersfield City Council race.
Jun 26, 2012 at 7:07 PM

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — Money to keep the Golden Hills Sanitation Co. operating for up to six months was approved Tuesday by the Kern County Board of Supervisors.

The money was requested by a court-appointed receiver, ordered...
Jun 26, 2012 at 6:11 PM
Money to keep the Golden Hills Sanitation Co. operating for up to six months was approved Tuesday by the Kern County Board of Supervisors.
Jun 23, 2012 at 6:34 AM
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — If all goes as planned, Kern County Animal Control will be moving to a new and much larger location.

"The overriding principal is providing a safer, healthier environment for the animals that we care for,"...