The Bakersfield Californian is a daily newspaper that focuses on local, entertainment, business and community news; and classifieds.

Online and are more than the online home of The Bakersfield Californian - we're Kern County's most popular website and the leader for local news, sports and entertainment. We also have a network of niche sites from classifieds to community.

Live Video, in partnership with American General Media produces First Look, a live streaming video show that runs from 7 to 10 a.m. weekdays. also produces B Varsity, RoadRunner Rundown, Condors Unleashed, The Real Estate Show and more.

Digital Agency

Let B Local Digital help you with the development and management of your online marketing needs. We offer Social Media Services, Reputation Management, Blog, Email Marketing and more.


Learn more about Bakersfield Life, our premier monthly magazine focuses on our community and living in Kern County. Our quarterly magazine, B Well focuses on living and eating healthy, ways to stay fit and creating awareness for local organizations.


The Senior Directory and Healthcare Guide publishes in July and includes topics on caregiving support, senior activities, insurance, nutrition and more.


The Bakersfield Californian holds between 2 and 4 community events each year from health fairs to cooking shows. Each event provides special sponsorship opportunities to showcase your services and products.

TBC Mobile

TBC Mobile is The Bakersfield Californian's mobile site for the complete local, breaking news, sports and traffic and more for a mobile device. Mobile apps are available for iPhone/iPod Touch and Andriod.


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John Wells
Senior VP Revenue & Marketing
(661) 395-7227
Aryana Mosley
Recruitment & Call Center Manager
(661) 395-7322
Lisa Whitten
Local Retail Advertising Manager
(661) 395-7563
Gunter Copeland
Medical & Online Sales Manager
(661) 395-7385
Claudia Elliott
Tehachapi News General Manager
(661) 823-6360

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