Watch (Direct TV) KGET NBC 17 News Bakersfield CA local breaking news update Channel Live stream Online. You can also find a radar weather forecast which presents the Girls Team. KGET Channel 17 NBC News live streaming online is an NBC-affiliated television station that works in Bakersfield, California, areas of the United States. It telecast its transmission on virtual 31 (VHF digital 41). It is owned by the ( Nexstar Broadcasting, LLC) Broadcasting media network group and works under the supervision of a shared services agreement (SSA). KGET has two shared production studios located on L Street in downtown Bakersfield. KGET transmission house is located atop Breckenridge Mountain. The station began telecasting on November 8, 1959, with the theme of (Working in the Spirit of the Golden Empire).