First Look with Scott Cox

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    'First Look': Free books for kids on Saturday

    Thursday, Jul 10 2014 11:20 AM

    Summer is halfway over and as temperatures continue to rise, staying indoors is the perfect way to spend vacation. And there is nothing better than catching up on reading during the summer. This weekend, head to Russo's Books' offices for...

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    'First Look': First Friday change angst settling down among artists, writers

    Thursday, Jul 10 2014 11:17 AM

    When changes to First Friday were first brought up last month, many local artists were angry about the permit they would have to purchase to sell their merchandise in a designated spot downtown. The permits would cost $25 per month, or...

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    'First Look': First News for July 10

    Thursday, Jul 10 2014 06:58 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: POLICE SEIZE MORE THAN 3 TONS OF POT AFTER MAN RUNS RED LIGHT: A traffic stop in east Bakersfield led to the seizure early Wednesday morning of more than 3 tons of marijuana...

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    'First Look': TBC reporter provides update on personal-use fireworks debate

    Wednesday, Jul 09 2014 12:27 PM

    The loud booms and bangs that illuminated the Bakersfield sky on Fourth of July haven't persuaded Bakersfield City Council members to put a stop to the sale of personal-use fireworks. Californian reporter Theo Douglas talked to all but...

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    'First Look': Larger Alzheimer's disease facility coming

    Wednesday, Jul 09 2014 11:54 AM

    Alzheimer's disease is a progressive condition that gradually destroys nerve cells, especially in the areas of the brain vital to memory and learning. In Kern County, more than 10,000 people live with Alzheimer's or dementia. The current...

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    'First Look': First News for July 9

    Wednesday, Jul 09 2014 07:46 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: SOME DOGS THAT FLED FROM FIREWORKS REUNITED WITH OWNERS TUESDAY: On Tuesday, about 35 people went to the Bakersfield Animal Care Center looking for lost dogs that ran from the...

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    'First Look': Richard Beene talks about fireworks experience

    Tuesday, Jul 08 2014 11:55 AM

    As Californian President and CEO Richard Beene made his way back to Bakersfield on Fourth of July -- after spending a couple of weeks vacationing in Mexico -- he said the drive into Bakersfield was "terrifying." "Both the east and west of...


    'First Look': Condors president addresses open coach position, name change

    Tuesday, Jul 08 2014 11:12 AM

    The search for a new Condors coach is running smoothly and a new coach will hopefully fill Troy Mann's position at the end of the month. That is what Condors President Matthew Riley said Tuesday on "First Look with Scott Cox." Mann will...

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    'First Look': First News for July 8

    Tuesday, Jul 08 2014 07:10 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: BAKERSFIELD FIRE CHIEF GREENER ON RECORD AS AGAINST PERSONAL-USE FIREWORKS: The Fourth of July holiday is over, and on Sunday morning Bakersfield Fire Department Chief Doug...

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    'First Look': New Bakersfield Sound book coming soon

    Monday, Jul 07 2014 10:27 AM

    It won't be long before you can get your hands on "The Bakersfield Sound: How a Generation of Displaced Okies Revolutionized American Music" by Californian Executive Editor Robert Price. Monday on "First Look with Scott Cox," Price said...

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    'First Look': First News for July 7

    Monday, Jul 07 2014 07:31 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: AERIAL FIREWORKS CAUSE ESTIMATED $225,000 IN DAMAGE TO SINGLE-FAMILY HOME: Arson investigators say aerial fireworks were to blame for a fire that caused $225,000 in damage to a...

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    'First Look': Eye Street filled with firework shows and fun events for the family this weekend

    Thursday, Jul 03 2014 10:19 AM

    The third annual Fourth at River Walk is one of only several fireworks displays you can enjoy with your family this Fourth of July. Thursday on "First Look with Scott Cox," Stefani Dias, assistant lifestyles editor, talked about the park...

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    'First Look': Spend Fourth of July cheering on the Bakersfield Blaze

    Thursday, Jul 03 2014 10:13 AM

    If you don't have plans for Fourth of July and want to cheer on your Bakersfield Blaze team, you'll be at the right place because fireworks will light up the sky after the game. Thursday on "First Look with Scott Cox," Dan Besbris and...

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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