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Jails, prisons becoming de facto mental healthcare facilities in California
Our jails and prisons have become de facto mental health care facilities in California. According …
Bakersfield farmer Marc McCaslin set to be on Discovery Channel's…
Bakersfield farmer Marc McCaslin is the focus of Monday night's season premiere of Rusted …
BPD: Shooting threat made against Garces Memorial High School is not credible
Bakersfield police say a threat made of a shooting at Garces Memorial High School is not credible.
State fines Kern County oil and gas companies they say didn't comply…
The department sent out 30 $4,500 fines to companies that didn't follow the 2014 law.
Gas leak near Wasco State Prison closes Highway 46 near Scofield Road
According to KCFD a 4 to 6 inch gas line was ruptured.
Man who claimed he had gun arrested at Department of Human Services
Bakersfield police were called to reports of a man possibly under the influence of drugs.
Cal-Trans closing southbound Highway 99 Ming Avenue off-ramp for tree removal
Cal Trans crews are closing the off-ramp of southbound Highway 99 at Ming Avenue starting at 11:00 …
Small brush fire closes one lane of southbound 99
Fire has requested that 1 lane of SB 99 be closed while they fight the fire.
Bakersfield Heart Hospital hosting a nutrition event
You can't tell easily by looking at the nutrition facts panel of a food if it contains added …
Tom Brady Deflate-Gate: Federal Judge Throws Out NFL Star's Suspension
A federal judge on Tuesday threw out Tom Brady's four-game suspension in Deflate-Gate.
When you drop off your kids at a state licensed daycare, you assume you are leaving them in a safe …
Locals flock to speedway to fill their need for speed.
Special Mother's Day Report: Sherry Rose
A young woman shares the story of the woman she loves and admires most -- her super mom.
Special Mother's Day Report: Maria Coward
She is the owner of a popular Bakersfield business and a single mother of four. But her kids say …
Special Report: Safe Sleeping
It's only April, but already this year seven Kern County infants, ranging in age from 13 days to …
Special Report: Preventing infant deaths
The death of two babies over the weekend, an eight month old in Taft and a two month old in …
KGET Special Report: Crude Oil Trains
17's Kiyoshi Tomono reports on current crude oil train routes, future plans, and what critics say …
Special Report: Oliver plea deal
Two years after Bryan Oliver opened fire inside a classroom, a lot of people were shocked when he …
Special Report: High school suspension rates
Districts have been searching for ways to remedy the problem of high suspension and expulsion …
Maddie's Mommy Mondays: Staying fit during pregnancy
17's Maddie Janssen explores the various ways to keep in shape and avoid packing on …
Mets have no plans to shut down Harvey
MIAMI (AP) The New York Mets plan for Matt Harvey to keep pitching as long as they keep playing.
Rizzo's slam, Russell's 2 HRs lift Cubs
CHICAGO (AP) Anthony Rizzo hit a grand slam in Chicago's eight-run fifth inning, and rookie …
Testimony: Brady exacting over footballs
Sabathia could rejoin Yanks on Wednesday
NEW YORK (AP) CC Sabathia has pitched a simulated game without any pain for the New York Yankees…
Bills RB McCoy optimistic, mum on opener
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) Though saying he's optimistic, running back LeSean McCoy isn't prepared …
Eagles deal Barkley, open spot for Tebow
PHILADELPHIA (AP) The Philadelphia Eagles have traded quarterback Matt Barkley to the Arizona …
Day shoots 68, Spieth 75 at TPC Boston
NORTON, Mass. (AP) Luke Donald took a big step toward advancing to the next FedEx Cup playoff …
Washington's Petersen returns to Boise
BOISE, Idaho (AP) When Boise State lined up the home game with Washington the thinking was it …
No. 4 Baylor opens at SMU amid turmoil
DALLAS (AP) Art Briles and the Baylor Bears have been through a long, long offseason since …
49ers cut DL Dockett, 5 others
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) The San Francisco 49ers have released defensive lineman Darnell Dockett…