First Look with Scott Cox

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    'First Look': Multimedia repoter tells stories with video

    Friday, Dec 05 2014 11:54 AM

    Californian multimedia reporter Mark Powell has been busy behind the lens, capturing community stories that matter in Bakersfield. But sometimes, when he's not shooting video, he's working on the Opinion section of The Californian....

  2. Julie Johnson and Scott Cox

    'First Look': Extra cuddly, playful cat featured as 'Pet of the Week'

    Friday, Dec 05 2014 11:25 AM

    Penelope is not shy, so if you meet, don't be surprised if she curls up under your arm or crawls up to your shoulder to cuddle. The nearly all black cat -- with white paws and a white stripe on her belly -- is looking to find a forever...

  3. Heather Gonzales. Alexxander Daniels and Scott Cox

    'First Look': Gaming tournament to raise money for Toys for Tots

    Friday, Dec 05 2014 11:16 AM

    Nerdwars Kaboom will host Holiday Havoc to help raise money for Toys for Tots. The event includes card and video gaming plus food and a screening of "Naked Zombie Girl" from Hectic Films. Friday on "First Look with Scott Cox," Heather...

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    'First Look': First News for Dec. 5

    Friday, Dec 05 2014 08:03 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: TEXAS-KERN OIL PIPELINE PROPOSAL RESURFACES: Houston-based Kinder Morgan is rekindling discussions aimed at opening a 200,000-barrel-per-day oil pipeline from Texas's Permian...

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    'First Look': McCarthy talks about toy drive, water legislation push

    Thursday, Dec 04 2014 11:26 AM

    U.S. Rep. Kevin McCarthy won't be in town for Bakersfield's Holiday Toy Drive next week but he said his wife, Judy, will be accepting all those unwrapped holiday gifts that will brighten Christmas for many children this year. Thursday on...

  6. Stefani Dias and Scott Cox

    'First Look': Catch the holiday spirit with Bakersfield Christmas Parade tonight

    Thursday, Dec 04 2014 11:11 AM

    Spend your evening with Santa Claus and staff from The Californian tonight as they guide you through the 32nd annual Bakersfield Christmas Parade. Thursday on "First Look with Scott Cox," assistant lifestyles editor Stefani Dias talked...

  7. Scott Cox and Cindy Pollard

    'First Look': Chamber of Commerce hosts 'Next 5 Years'

    Thursday, Dec 04 2014 10:43 AM

    Do you want to know the future of Bakersfield? The Greater Bakersfield Chamber of Commerce is putting on a luncheon that will focus on how air quality, hydraulic fracturing and Common Core standards could impact Bakersfield in the next...

  8. Susanne Dilley and Scott Cox

    'First Look': Donate a blanket, help spread warmth this holiday season

    Thursday, Dec 04 2014 10:39 AM

    Can you imagine not having a blanket to keep warm this winter? Many local disadvantaged people have to face cold winters year after year in Bakersfield without blankets and gloves. For the third year, local store Soul Purpose, is putting...

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    'First Look': First News for Dec. 4

    Thursday, Dec 04 2014 08:02 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: ODD-EVEN WATERING DAYS ARE ON THE WAY: Bakersfield residents will be asked -- and could be told -- to water their landscaping every other day starting next year. The city water...

  10. Scott Cox and Lois Henry and John Cox

    'First Look': Reporter, columnist discuss trains of oil arriving in Bakersfield

    Wednesday, Dec 03 2014 12:11 PM

    Californian reporter John Cox was on a mission Tuesday morning to find the train carrying barrels of oil that was reported to have arrived in Bakersfield on Thanksgiving Day. He found a mile-long train carrying some 70,000 barrels of oil...

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    'First Look': Hollywood actor chats with Scott Cox on latest film, TV work

    Wednesday, Dec 03 2014 10:57 AM

    William Earl Brown is an American actor who is best known for his roles in "Deadwood" and "True Detective." Wednesday on "First Look with Scott Cox," Brown caught up with simulcast host Scott Cox via telephone. Cox asked Brown if he...

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    'First Look': First News for Dec. 3

    Wednesday, Dec 03 2014 08:35 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: OIL PIPELINE TERMINAL NEAR BAKERSFIELD RECEIVES FIRST TRAIN SHIPMENT: The unit trains have arrived. A mile-long train carrying some 70,000 barrels of oil sat waiting to be...

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    'First Look': Richard Beene chats about Christmas Parade

    Tuesday, Dec 02 2014 02:23 PM

    Tuesday on "First Look with Scott Cox," Californian president and CEO Richard Beene stopped by to chat with simulcast host Scott Cox and co-host Michael Hopper. They talked about the Christmas Parade, Black Friday shopping, bowling and...

First Look with Scott Cox
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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.

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