KBFX-CA is a Class A low-power television station serving Bakersfield, California. It is a FOX affiliate, and transmits on UHF channel 58 in analog. It is also broadcast digitally (standard definition only) on KBAK-DT's second subchannel; the digital signal is RF channel 33-2 and
virtual mapped channel 58-2. It is available in high definition on Bright House Networks cable.
KBFX is owned and operated by the local CBS affiliate, KBAK-TV. KBAK's then-owner, Westwind Communications, bought KBFX in 2005 from previous owner Pappas Telecasting, which owns Fresno FOX affiliate KMPH-TV.
On August 6, 2007, Westwind Communications announced the sale of KBAK and KBFX-CA to Fisher Communications of Seattle , with the sale closing on January 1, 2008.
Eyewitness News Team
- AMITY ADDRISI reporter/fill-in anchor
- SIEMNY CHHUON 7am/8am anchor
- JOHN DABKOVICH 10pm weekend anchor
- CAROL FERGUSON reporter/fill-in anchor
- BERNADETTE FLORES reporter/fill-in anchor
- JOHN FRANCHI 10pm weekend sports
- JOSE GASPAR reporter/fill-in anchor
- KEITH JONES 7am/8am traffic / better bakersfield host
- GREG KERR 10pm sports director
- LISA KRCH 10pm anchor
- JEFF LEMUCCHI 7am/8am anchor
- MILES MUZIO 10pm chief meteorologist
- AARON PERLMAN 7am/8am weathercaster
- KURT RIVERA 10pm anchor