First Look with Scott Cox

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    'First Look': Endeavour principal talks about outpouring of support for burned playground

    Thursday, Oct 16 2014 11:52 AM

    When Endeavour Elementary School Principal Matt Diggle started to receive numerous phone calls and text messages Sunday afternoon, he knew something was wrong. But never did it cross his mind that the school playground was on fire. "I...

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    'First Look': Condors season kicks off Friday night

    Thursday, Oct 16 2014 11:49 AM

    The Bakersfield Condors are back! Opening weekend kicks off Friday night against the Stockton Thunders. Thursday on "First Look with Scott Cox," Ryan Holt of the Condors talked about the fun giveaways fans can expect. On Friday night,...

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    'First Look': New Tea Bar found in southwest Bakersfield

    Thursday, Oct 16 2014 11:37 AM

    From a Dust Bowl Festival to a unique Tea Bar in southwest Bakersfield, The Californian's Eye Street section is filled with plenty of fun and new hot spots for everyone to check out this weekend. Thursday on "First Look with Scott Cox,"...

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    'First Look': NICU at Memorial Hospital celebrates 25 years

    Thursday, Oct 16 2014 11:33 AM

    Having a child in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit is overwhelming. Two of Monica Hupp's four children were in the NICU at the Lauren Small Children's Medical Center at Bakersfield Memorial Hospital. "You have mixed emotions, fear being...

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    'First Look': First News for Oct. 16

    Thursday, Oct 16 2014 06:59 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: FUNDRAISERS UNDERWAY TO REPLACE ENDEAVOUR'S BURNED PLAYGROUND: A breeze picked up scents of tarred wood chips, melted plastic and blackened metal outside of Endeavour...

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    'First Look': Council candidate Titus concerned about Centennial Corridor, spending

    Wednesday, Oct 15 2014 02:18 PM

    Joseph Titus is one of four candidates running in the Nov. 4 election for the Bakersfield City Council Ward 4 position. "I really want to go out there and tell the truth wherever that leads us," Titus said Wednesday on "First Look with...

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    'First Look': Councilman Smith pitches qualifications, bike safety

    Wednesday, Oct 15 2014 01:57 PM

    Bakersfield City Councilman Bob Smith said he believes in having a great city government. Moving in the right direction that benefits the city is key to the person who will take the Ward 4 Bakersfield City Council seat come Nov. 4. And...

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    'First Look': Celebrate 100 years of farming in Kern at Farm Bureau event

    Wednesday, Oct 15 2014 12:42 PM

    The Kern County Farm Bureau is celebrating 100 years with its fourth annual Bounty of Kern County event recognizing local farmers who have dedicated their lives to farming. Beatris Sanders of the bureau talked about the event Wednesday on...

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    'First Look': Financial planner previews retirement class

    Wednesday, Oct 15 2014 12:34 PM

    Approaching retirement debt-free is ideal. But if you haven't saved any money, life can suddenly seem problematic. Wednesday on "First Look with Scott Cox," Bakersfield financial planner Steven Van Metre talked about the class on saving...

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    'First Look': First News for Oct. 15

    Wednesday, Oct 15 2014 07:09 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: DUST STORM KICKS UP PROBLEMS: Bakersfield-area residents were taking cover Tuesday night as thick plumes of dust were enveloping much of the southeastern San Joaquin Valley,...

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    'First Look': Dr. Ravi Patel talks breast cancer awareness, prevention and genetic testing

    Tuesday, Oct 14 2014 12:08 PM

    If you turn on your TV for some football action, you'll probably see every athlete sporting pink. It might be a pink stitch on the uniform or pink socks as the solidarity surrounding breast cancer awareness month is national. Dr. Ravi...

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    'First Look': Autism on the Run 5K proceeds stay local

    Tuesday, Oct 14 2014 11:25 AM

    Lace up your shoes and get ready for the second annual Autism on the Run 5K at Cal State Bakersfield. The Nov. 8 event, hosted by Multilevel Applications & Positive Support Services, or MAPSS, is raising funds for the League of Dreams,...

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    'First Look': Network with CSUB alumni at Party in the Park

    Tuesday, Oct 14 2014 11:15 AM

    Alumni networking and socializing is what you can expect at the seventh annual Cal State Bakersfield Party in the Park. The event is part of the university's Alumni Association fundraiser centered on connecting the university with its...

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)
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