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Jan 31, 2013 at 12:35 PM
Kern County officials conducted a multiagency disaster drill Thursday, examining the county's response in the case of a major emergency.
Jan 31, 2013 at 12:35 PM
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — Kern County officials conducted a multiagency disaster drill Thursday, examining the county's response in the case of a major emergency.

The scenario: What is the Lake Isabella dams failed? The results...
Aug 29, 2012 at 3:00 PM

The Lake Isabella Dam Task Force will hold a public meeting at 6 p..m. Tuesday, Sept. 12, at the Moose Lodge, 6732 Lake Isabella Blvd. The purpose of the meeting is to share what was learned from a recent visit by Congressman Kevin McCarthy and...
Aug 17, 2012 at 10:54 AM
LAKE ISABELLA, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — Engineers are finally taking the wraps off their plans to address safety concerns at the two Lake Isabella dams.

Eyewitness News was the first to uncover the new issues at the dams six years ago. Now the...
Aug 16, 2012 at 2:19 PM
Engineers are finally taking the wraps off their plans to address safety concerns at the two Lake Isabella dams. The Corps of Engineers has released plans to make both dams higher and add other safety features.
Mar 16, 2012 at 6:44 PM
The latest new proposal for improving safety at the Lake Isabella dams is to add 16 feet to the top. That's a new idea coming out of the latest reports from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
Mar 16, 2012 at 6:44 PM

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — The latest new proposal for improving safety at the Lake Isabella dams is to add 16 feet to the top. That's a new idea coming out of the latest reports from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

As...
May 10, 2010 at 6:26 PM
The latest information on the Lake Isabella dams will be available to the public in a meeting set for Wednesday, May 12. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will release the results of their investigations so far, and what things might be done to...
May 10, 2010 at 6:15 PM
The latest information on the condition of the Lake Isabella Dams will be available to the public in a special meeting on Thursday May 13. As Eyewitness News was first to uncover several years ago, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers discovered new...
Dec 31, 2009 at 4:54 PM
From murder trials that made national headlines to annual charity events that are among the biggest in the nation, Kern County had an interesting decade. Eyewitness News is taking a look back at the biggest local stories of the past 10 years.
May 12, 2009 at 6:28 PM
Geologists are studying earthquake faults near the Lake Isabella dams, and Kern County emergency planners are putting the final touches on a dam failure evacuation plan. The work follows discoveries of new concerns about the dams.