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Your first look at the news that matters most to you from The Bakersfield Californian and NewsTalk KERN 1180. Top stories, what's trending along with local weather, and traffic.

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Scott Cox talks what's moving in Bakersfield and Kern County from newsmakers to music to food.

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Today's Highlights

News Waterfall

  1. Dianne Hardisty

    Maneuver being discussed to avoid vote on raising taxes to pay for Delta water plan.

  2. 'First Look': First News for July 23
  3. The Bakersfield Californian

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  6. Nievess Carrasco
  7. Doris Taylor Coffey
  8. Jethro (Peter) Gupton
  9. Eva 'Joyce' Logan
  10. Lauryn Michelle Worthen
  11. Irene Walker
  12. Ruth (Deuerling) Barker
  13. Zach Ewing

    @Choppsromo2 Would be very surprised if they didn't win a game or three there. Chance to be a very good team.

  14. Zach Ewing

    @FINSUP_UDUB Maxpreps, but it's every Friday at 7:30 p.m. starting Aug. 29. Bye week is Sept. 12.

  15. Zach Ewing

    Mentioned this before, but Ridgeview's non-league sked is legit: at Frontier, at Liberty, at BCHS, home Stockdale, home Bakersfield

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