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    'First Look': First News for April 24

    Thursday, Apr 24 2014 07:13 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: STATE CLEARS PG&E TO FINISH DEMOLITION: State regulators have given Pacific Gas and Electric Co. permission to finish the Coffee Road plant demolition job that went wrong last summer, severely injuring a spectator. The California Public Utilities Commission and Cal-OSHA had forbidden PG&E from resuming demolition of the former power plant pending completion of their separate investigations of the August accident. While neither investigation is actually finished, both agencies confirmed Wednesday they have allowed the San Francisco utility to clear the site. Read the full story here.

    KERN COUNTY HOT ON THE SRIRACHA TRAIL: Kern County would love to lure Huy Fong Foods, the maker...

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    'First Look': Lois Henry takes on the California Air Resources Board

    Wednesday, Apr 23 2014 12:36 PM

    Truck drivers have been spending $25,000 to $30,000 for filters that decrease bits of fine particulate matter contained in soot, dust and diesel exhaust. But these filters have caused other engine problems and even massive fires....

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    'First Look': Business Conference speaker seeks to empower women with technology knowledge

    Wednesday, Apr 23 2014 12:15 PM

    Shira Lazar wants to empower women with knowledge about new technology at Thursday's 25th Bakersfield Women's Business Conference. "It's a whole new world out there," Lazar, a guest speaker at the conference, said Wednesday on "First Look...

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    'First Look': Men get body sculpting at Beautologie too

    Wednesday, Apr 23 2014 11:46 AM

    You work out every day, you watch what you eat, but what you see in the mirror is not convincing. Those extra love handles that won't go away no matter how many crunches you do bother you the most. That is what simulcast host Scott Cox...

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    'First Look': First News for April 23

    Wednesday, Apr 23 2014 07:03 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: FARMER FACES UP TO 30 YEARS IN PRISON FOLLOWING CONVICTIONS: Even as some of her loved ones came apart emotionally, the former office manager for the defunct Bakersfield real...

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    'First Look': Downtown business group chairman on panhandling, preservation

    Tuesday, Apr 22 2014 12:29 PM

    The issue of aggressive panhandling in the downtown area -- specifically near businesses -- was a topic brought to the Bakersfield Downtown Business Association many times. After creating a proposal to take to the Bakersfield City Council,...

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    'First Look': Vintage cars galore at Kern County Fairgrounds this weekend

    Tuesday, Apr 22 2014 11:07 AM

    Close to 2,000 hot rods, pick-ups, customs and vintage steel cars will be on display at the Kern County Fairgrounds this weekend for the 28th annual Western Street Rod Nationals, hosted by the National Street Rod Association. Tuesday on...

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    'First Look': First News for April 22

    Tuesday, Apr 22 2014 06:57 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: $6.5 MILLION WINNING LOTTERY TICKET PURCHASED IN DELANO: One man's $10, Delano convenience store scratch ticket proved worthy when he won a $6.5 million lottery prize. Edgar...

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    'First Look': Hispanic Chamber of Commerce events range from Earth Day to candidate forum

    Monday, Apr 21 2014 12:10 PM

    The Kern County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce is hosting its second annual Earth Day event and everyone is encouraged to attend. Monday on "First Look with Scott Cox," chamber President and CEO Jay Tamsi said Tuesday's event will feature...

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    'First Look': Donate a pair of shoes to help the homeless

    Monday, Apr 21 2014 11:08 AM

    You spend more time in your shoes than out of them, and you need comfortable shoes for foot support. That is what Rosco Rolnick, owner of Guarantee Shoe Center, said Monday on "First Look with Scott Cox." Rolnick is hosting his 22nd...

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    'First Look': First News for April 21

    Monday, Apr 21 2014 06:58 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: HAVE WE TURNED A CORNER? LOCAL ANIMAL EUTHANASIA RATES PLUMMET: Every year for 11 years, The Californian has reported the grim tally of cast-off animals that had to be killed by...

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    'First Look': Sheriff discusses Silva case and undersheriff retirement

    Friday, Apr 18 2014 12:46 PM

    Kern County Sheriff Donny Youngblood said he had already predicted what District Attorney Lisa Greene announced last week -- that no criminal charges will be filed against the sheriff's deputies and California Highway Patrol officers...

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    'First Look': Bakersfield Young Professionals program offers motivation for youth

    Friday, Apr 18 2014 11:17 AM

    The Bakersfield Young Professionals Program is a new group the Greater Bakersfield Chamber of Commerce has put together for local youth to learn about business developing and professional networking. "We have some brilliant young...

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.

Call 1 (800) 640-KERN (5376)
or (661) 842-KERN (5376)

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