Arvin residents still unable to return home
It has been nearly a month since a gas leak forced several residents of Arvin to abandoned their homes and fire officials said they're…
Stolen car found in canal
Deputies with the Kern County Sheriff's Department have recovered a stolen car from Visalia in a canal.
What does panhandling law mean for businesses?
After months of discussion, Bakersfield leaders have reached a decision that will help a growing problem of panhandling downtown.
Bakersfield Museum of Art looking for volunteers
The Bakersfield Museum of Art is looking for volunteers to help with weekend spring planting in the landscape surrounding museum's sculpture…
Community launches website to report water leaks
Water agencies in and around the Tehachapi area have launched a new website to help conserve wasted water.
Become an animal foster parent today!
Officials at the Kern County Animal Service want you to help them save the lives of many four-legged furry animals by becoming a foster parent.
Police raid Internet cafe after undercover sting
Police raided an Internet cafe on the 700 block of Oak Street, south of Chester Lane Thursday afternoon.
Calling all mechanics: Help fix dying CO's car
Friends and family need help fulfilling the wish of a former correctional officer at Wasco State Prison battling stage four pancreatic…
300 Kern County youth being trained for jobs
Joined by Congressman Kevin McCarthy and Boys & Girls Clubs of Kern County Executive Director Zane Smith, Pacific Gas and Electric…
86 young puppies, kittens need KC foster homes
Kern County Animal Services is looking for some local heroes to help save the lives of homeless and neglected pets by becoming a certified…
State Sen. Jean Fuller speaks to DBA
Local state Senator Jean Fuller spoke with Bakersfield business leaders Thursday morning about challenges they are facing.
Students send emotional texts from sinking ferry
Text messages give anxious parents a glimpse into the desperate situation in the crippled vessel.
Blaze lose 9-2 against Tecate
The Bakersfield Blaze showed tremendous patience, drawing nine walks, but could not come up with the big hit, and the San Jose Giants pulled…
A Little Piece of History: Taft's mini-Fenway
Taft is now home to a little bit of baseball history - or maybe wiffle ball history. On Thursday the West Side Recreation and Park…
A Long Flight: Condors ready for playoffs
The Condors sure know how to have fun. But no promotion - even Undy Sunday can come close to the excitement of playoff hockey. It's been…
Blaze wins against Stockton Ports 8-3
Bakersfield Blaze Game Recap: Late Surge and Ben Lively a Lethal Combo, Blaze Win 8-3A two-part game started with arms and ended with…
Moment of silence for Boston marathon bombing
BOSTON (AP) — Survivors, first-responders and public officials have observed a moment of silence near the Boston Marathon finish line to mark…
Condors announce 23-man playoff roster
The Bakersfield Condors, owned by the Edmonton Oilers, announced today their 23-man playoff roster. Bakersfield opens the first round of the…
California rail line fined for worker deaths
Workplace safety officials fined a San Francisco Bay Area commuter rail line $210,000 on Thursday over the deaths of two of its workers on tracks.
Woman heads back to Boston Marathon to honor dad
In less than a month, Tori Parks was present for an American tragedy and lost her father.
Baby dies after forgotten in car, police say
An infant boy died Wednesday after being left in a hot car by his father, who reportedly forgot he was there when he went to work, according…
Kittens accidentally packed in box, shipped
The two kittens, named Mouse and Wifi, were packed with fiberglass equipment and shipped from Los Angeles to San Diego.
Can the drought last forever?
Drought conditions aren’t going to be improving anytime soon.
DMV cracking down on illegal car sales
Hundreds of undercover Department of Motor Vehicle officers are targeting vendors who they say are placing dangerous cars on…
Baseball celebrates Jackie Robinson Day
Tuesday, Major League Baseball celebrated the 67th anniversary of Jackie Robinson breaking baseball’s color barrier by having all…
User photos: 'Blood moon' lunar eclipse April 14
Kern County viewers submitted photos of the Blood Moon lunar eclipse. You can submit news or photos to IShotIt@turnto23.com
Mars makes closest approach to earth in 6 years
Mars made its closest approach to planet earth in six years on April 13. 23ABC viewers sent us their photos of the moon and Mars!
Thousands came out for first Mac and Cheese Fest
Around 3,000 people showed up for the first ever Macaroni and Cheese Festival that was held at the CSUB Ampitheater. Proceeds from the event…
IMAGES: 1974 Super Outbreak aftermath
Pictures from the aftermath of the 1974 Super Outbreak show widespread devastation.
Snow in Kern County mountains April 1
Tehachapi and other mountain communities had snow Tuesday morning. Follow meteorologist Elaina Rusk for up-to-the-minute weather, traffic…