First Look with Scott Cox

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    'First Look': First News for Jan. 27

    Tuesday, Jan 27 2015 07:15 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: MAN FATALLY SHOT AFTER CHARGING DEPUTY WITH KNIFE: A Kern County sheriff's deputy fatally shot a Wasco man who charged him with a knife Monday morning. The suspect, whose named has not yet been released, was wanted on two outstanding warrants and had threatened to kill himself, according to sheriff's spokesman Ray Pruitt. Deputies received a call about 6:40 a.m. that the suspect was at his residence in the 1100 block of E Street in Wasco, had threatened to kill himself and was in possession of a knife. Deputies were familiar with the man and had previously contacted him on reports he'd threatened to harm himself. Read the full story here.

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    'First Look': Last chance to enroll in Covered California before Feb. 15 deadline

    Monday, Jan 26 2015 02:11 PM

    As Covered California gets ready to reach the end of its second enrollment period, the Kern County Department of Human Services has collaborated with local health care providers to reach out to those still uninsured before the Feb. 15...

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    'First Look': NAACP invites community to Black History Month events

    Monday, Jan 26 2015 11:26 AM

    Black History Month dates back to the 1920's and it's still celebrated across the country during the month of February. The month-long celebration honors and celebrates the central role African Americans play in the development of the...

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    'First Look': First News for Jan. 26

    Monday, Jan 26 2015 07:34 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: SUSPECT ROBS BANK INSIDE GROCERY STORE: A Chase Bank inside a west Bakersfield grocery store was robbed Saturday morning by a man who handed a teller a note saying he was armed....

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    'First Look': Bakersfield College chosen as a 4-year degree community college

    Friday, Jan 23 2015 11:08 AM

    Having the opportunity of obtaining a four-year degree at a community college is not always an option. A community college is usually the platform for students to transfer to a four-year college or university. But on Tuesday, students...

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    'First Look': Small, calm Chihuahua featured as 'Pet of the Week'; Wings of Rescue funding sought

    Friday, Jan 23 2015 10:27 AM

    Molly is probably one of the most chill Chihuahuas to ever visit the "First Look with Scott Cox" studio. Not once did she bark or run around the studio like most critters. Instead, the 4-year-old Chihuahua cuddled with Julie Johnson,...

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    'First Look': First News for Jan. 23

    Friday, Jan 23 2015 07:38 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: MAN WHO ALLEGEDLY ENTERED SEVERAL HOMES TAKEN INTO CUSTODY: A man who allegedly entered and tried entering a number of residences Wednesday and in one instance kissed a...

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    'First Look': New art exhibits and much more happening in Bakersfield

    Thursday, Jan 22 2015 12:00 PM

    From theater to art there is a lot to do in Bakersfield this weekend. Thursday on "First Look with Scott Cox," Stefani Dias, Californian lifestyles assistant editor, talked about the different places people can check out with the family....

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    'First Look': New organization hopes to 'revitalize downtown Bakersfield'

    Thursday, Jan 22 2015 11:48 AM

    Richard Abraham Rugnao believes downtown Bakersfield can be transformed and revitalized. "Lets make downtown less of a destination and (instead) a place where people actually want to live and work," Rugnao said Thursday on "First Look...

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    'First Look': Give thanks to local law enforcement and first responders at rally

    Thursday, Jan 22 2015 11:06 AM

    Kern County law enforcement and first responders are an important sector of the community. They are the men and women in uniform who protect our streets. That was the idea that drove City Councilman Chris Parlier to organize the first Law...

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    'First Look': First News for Jan. 22

    Thursday, Jan 22 2015 07:35 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: SUSPICIOUS MAN ENTERS HOME NEAR DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. PARK: A man entered an unlocked residence Tuesday morning and spoke to a female inside as if they knew each other,...

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    'First Look': Kern Citizens for Energy clarifies recent misunderstanding

    Wednesday, Jan 21 2015 12:17 PM

    When Californian columnist Lois Henry read stories that labeled Kern Citizens for Energy as a group that kept secrets, specifically on being supported by the oil industry, she knew something was wrong. "They are not a secret," Henry said...

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    'First Look': Supervisor Gleason addresses drought, oil and methamphetamine

    Wednesday, Jan 21 2015 11:39 AM

    The water crisis in the valley is a concept most people in California know firsthand. In east Kern, however, the issue is on an entirely different level. "We have challenges on both sides of the mountains," Supervisor Mick Gleason said...

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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