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KGET 17 News Bakersfield NBC




Bakersfield, California
United States
  • KGET-TV 17 (general)
  • 17 News (newscasts)
  • Bakersfield’s CW 12 (on DT2)
  • Telemundo 17.3 (on DT3)
SloganWorking in the Spirit of the Golden Empire
ChannelsDigital: 25 (UHF)
Virtual: 17 (PSIP)
  • 17.1 NBC
  • 17.2 CW+
  • 17.3 Telemundo
  • 17.4 Laff
OwnerNexstar Media Group
(Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.)
First air dateNovember 8, 1959 (58 years ago) (1959-11-08)
Call letters’ meaningKern
Sister station(s)KKEY-LP
Former callsignsKLYD-TV (1959–1969)
KJTV (1969–1978)
KPWR-TV (1978–1984)
Former channel number(s)Analog:
17 (UHF, 1959–2009)
Former affiliationsABC (1959–1974)
CBS (1974–1984)
Transmitter power135 kW
Height405 m (1,329 ft)
Facility ID34459
Transmitter coordinates35°26′17.1″N 118°44′26.3″W / 35.438083°N 118.740639°W / 35.438083; -118.740639
Licensing authorityFCC
Public license information:Profile


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For KGET 17 News Bakersfield NBC


Virtual Channel17
RF Channel25
Effective Radiated Power (ERP)135 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT)405m
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL)1,126m
Ref Azimuth260
Network AffiliationNBC
Contact Street 12120 L Street
Contact CityBakersfield
Contact StateCA
Contact Zip93301
Contact Phone661-283-1700
Additional DataFCC Station Information


KGET 17 News is a TV station in Bakersfield, CA. It’s a local news and entertainment station that broadcasts a range of news, sports, entertainment and lifestyle programming. In addition to being known as KGET 17 News Bakersfield NBC, it’s also called simply by its FCC call sign KGET. You can watch the station online via its collection of videos, updated regularly.

Name: KGET 17 News Bakersfield NBC
Call Sign: KGET
Location: Bakersfield, California, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: KGET 17 News Homepage

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KGET 17 News is owned by Nexstar Broadcasting Group. It is an affiliate of the network NBC network. As an affiliate, Bakersfield NBC tends to focus its original news coverage on local issues during the traditional morning, mid-day, evening and late-night news slots. To fill in the rest of its broadcasting schedule, the station airs national programs provided by NBC.

Contact the Station

If you’re a public relations rep, you may want to mail some promotional materials to the station or get in touch with a specific member of its team. If you’re a curious viewer, you might be interested in arranging a tour of the station’s facilities. In either case, in addition to the contact info above, here are some more ways to get in touch:
By mail: 2120 L St Bakersfield, CA 93301-2331. Phone: 661-283-1700. Fax: 661-283-1843. Email: [email protected]