BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - UPDATE (Feb. 17, 2017, 11:05 a.m.): According to PG&E, they have reduced their outages from 34 to 20.
The outages are now only affecting 1,000 customers. It's unclear when they will be resolved.
According to PG&E, there are 34 outages in Bakersfield that are affecting over 3,000 customers.
Outages have been reported all over the Bakersfield area. Most of the outages are in the central area of Bakersfield, but outages have been reported in the Oildale area as well.
PG&E is aware of the outages and are sending crews to asses the damage.
Some outages are due to storm damage.
The Lamont Weedpatch Family Resource Center is asking for the community's help to make sure each child in need has a merry Christmas.
A man who was shot and killed in east Bakersfield near Heritage Park on Saturday has been identified by the Kern County Coroner's Office.
A woman who was involved in a home invasion last year that resulted in the robbery and assault of an elderly person was in court on Tuesday.
Green Room Bar owner Frank Sanchez, better known as Frank Kruz, was arrested on multiple charges of sexually abusing a child last week .