First Look with Scott Cox

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    'First Look': First News for March 5

    Thursday, Mar 05 2015 07:14 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: BAKERSFIELD AMONG LEADERS IN US POPULATION GROWTH, DENSITY: Increasingly, Americans are living in cities, those cities are becoming more densely populated, and California is a major factor in both trends, a new U.S. Census Bureau report indicates. And Bakersfield, the report confirms, is among the fastest-growing. Nearly two-thirds of the nation's population live in incorporated cities, with the highest proportion, 76.4 percent, found in Western states, somewhat surprisingly. California cities, both large and small, are prominently found in the report's lists of the nation's fastest-growing, as well as those seeing ever-greater population density. Read the full story here.

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    'First Look': Unique caricature brings historical figures to life

    Wednesday, Mar 04 2015 01:31 PM

    Another historic treasure was brought to Californian columnist Lois Henry and this time it was a large pen and ink original drawing by famous Sacramento Bee cartoonist Arthur Buel. Local risk management consultant John Pryor brought in...

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    'First Look': 'Eat a sub, make a difference' with Jersey Mike's Subs

    Wednesday, Mar 04 2015 11:15 AM

    Eat a sub and make a difference. That's the slogan behind Jersey Mike's Subs fifth annual collaboration with the Children's Miracle Network. Throughout March -- the "Month of Giving" -- customers can make a donation at any of the three...

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    'First Look': LightWave Education fundraiser to benefit literacy summer program

    Wednesday, Mar 04 2015 10:52 AM

    LightWave Education will be hosting its third-annual benefit concert featuring Nuhjume, the trio from the S.T.A.R.S., Friday at the Stockdale Country Club. Money raised will support the Freedom School, a summer literacy and leadership...

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    'First Look': First News for March 4

    Wednesday, Mar 04 2015 07:20 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: BOMB THREAT LEADS TO EVACUATION OF DOWNTOWN BUILDING: A bomb threat closed down several streets and led to the evacuation of a building in downtown Bakersfield Tuesday morning...

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    Summer program seen as platform for teens to succeed in job market

    Tuesday, Mar 03 2015 03:01 PM

    If you're teen looking for a summer job but don't know where to start, the Boys & Girls Club of Kern County may be a good place to start. The club is putting on its third annual Empower Youth Through Employment program, sponsored by...

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    'First Look': Hopper shares experience at nudist chili cook off

    Tuesday, Mar 03 2015 01:33 PM

    For a couple of weeks now, "First Look with Scott Cox" co-host Michael Hopper has mentioned he's been to a nudist chili cook off. Although he's never actually gone into detail about it, that all changed Tuesday. Hopper shared what a...

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    'First Look': Girl Scout cookies galore

    Tuesday, Mar 03 2015 10:43 AM

    They're the cookie boxes you can't put down. Cookie after cookie, crunch after crunch, before you know it, you're out of your Girl Scout cookies. Whether you're a faithful Thin Mints fan or a Caramel deLites -- also known as Samoas -- the...

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    'First Look': First News for March 3

    Tuesday, Mar 03 2015 07:23 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: CANYON CLOSURE, TAFT SINKHOLE WORST OF KERN STORM DAMAGE: Kern County saw nothing nearly as interesting weather-wise as our neighbors to the north and south did but rains did...

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    'First Look': News headlines across the country discussed

    Monday, Mar 02 2015 11:17 AM

    Monday on "First Look with Scott Cox," co-host Michael Hopper shared unique and amusing dateline news happening across the country. Probably the most interesting news Hopper shared with simulcast host Scott Cox and Californian Executive...

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    'First Look': Ronald McDonald House spring fundraisers kicking off with Color Me Rad

    Monday, Mar 02 2015 10:48 AM

    Things are about to get colorful and "rad." Color Me Rad chose the Bakersfield Ronald McDonald House as their charity parter for their 5K race happening Saturday at the Kern County Fairgrounds. Monday on "First Look with Scott Cox,"...

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    'First Look': First News for March 2

    Monday, Mar 02 2015 07:17 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: STORMS DEPART, LEAVING LITTLE SNOW, RAIN: A winter weather advisory remains in effect for Kern County through 4 a.m. Monday, although the rain to end California's historic...

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    'First Look': Catch the Condors Friday night and have a chance to receive a free fedora

    Friday, Feb 27 2015 11:01 AM

    If you want a one of a kind Bakersfield Condors fedora, you won't want to miss Friday night's game at the Rabobank Arena. The Condors will battle it out on the ice with the Idaho Steelheads but only the first 2,500 fans will get the...

First Look with Scott Cox
From the Dignity Health Studios
at The Bakersfield Californian
7 a.m. to 8 a.m.

First hour, 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, traffic and your first look at the markets.

8 a.m. to 9 a.m.

Scott Cox talks what's moving in Bakersfield and Kern County from newsmakers to music to food. This hour will be your destination each morning to get to know what's going on, what's trending and hear and see what Scott is talking about.

9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Join Scott and the staff of The Bakersfield Californian as they discuss top news stories, interview newsmakers, give you a preview of your weekend activities and provide you the stories behind the stories.

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