First Look with Scott Cox

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    'First Look': Daughter of Medal of Honor recipient talks about street naming

    Tuesday, Nov 11 2014 12:31 PM

    Lenora Alvarado never got to know her father, Leonard Alvarado, a Vietnam veteran. She lost him when she was only 10 months old. "He's always been my hero," Alvarado said Tuesday on "First Look with Scott Cox." Leonard was awarded the...

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    'First Look': Former pageant model shares nutrition, fitness tips

    Tuesday, Nov 11 2014 12:18 PM

    If you've stepped outside in the last week and squinted your eyes, wondering if that white haze is fog, well, it's not. It's PM2.5 particulates that have created a fog-like cloud of bad air and, unfortunately, you're breathing it. "It...

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    'First Look': Moneywise Guys explain reasons for all-time-high U.S. market

    Tuesday, Nov 11 2014 11:30 AM

    October was a bad month for the U.S. market. So bad, according to the Moneywise Guys, that it marked the worst numbers of the year. But in about five days -- as November rolled in -- it all changed. "It's rare that it gets better this...

  4. Rod Barnes and Corey Costelloe

    'First Look': CSUB men's basketball heads to Hawaii for season opener

    Tuesday, Nov 11 2014 11:25 AM

    The Cal State Bakersfield Roadrunners are ditching the bad air quality and heading to Honolulu to play men's basketball. The team will take on High Point (N.C.) in the season opener Friday. They will play three teams in four days. "I...

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    'First Look': First News for Nov. 11

    Tuesday, Nov 11 2014 07:29 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: STOCKDALE HIGH STUDENT ARRESTED FOR ONLINE 'SHOOT UP' THREAT: A Stockdale High School student was arrested Monday after posting online threats to "shoot up" the school. That's...

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    'First Look': Robert Price talks football, national headlines

    Monday, Nov 10 2014 10:21 AM

    Californian Executive Editor Robert Price stopped by "First Look with Scott Cox" Monday and chatted about football picks, national datelines and bee stings with simulcast host Scott Cox and co-host Michael Hopper. It's still unknown who...

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    'First Look': First News for Nov. 10

    Monday, Nov 10 2014 06:58 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: HARVICK WINS IN PHOENIX: Kevin Harvick finally has a shot to win his first Sprint Cup championship. Harvick routed the field Sunday at Phoenix International Raceway, where he...

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    'First Look': "BWell" hits stands Saturday, features healthy tips to survive the holidays

    Friday, Nov 07 2014 10:28 AM

    It's that time of year when the holiday recipes make their way out of the cupboards and the savory and sweet dishes begin to take form. But don't let the holiday season be an excuse to eat whatever you want, especially those...

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    'First Look': Bacon and Craft Beer festival happening Saturday at Stramler Park

    Friday, Nov 07 2014 10:02 AM

    The combination of bacon and beer will be a party in your mouth. From bacon wrapped hot wings to the best craft beer in California, the first Bakersfield Bacon and Craft Beer festival happening Saturday is an experience you won't forget....

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    'First Look': Sweet cat featured as Pet of the Week

    Friday, Nov 07 2014 09:10 AM

    Carla is a sweet cat that has been at the Bakersfield Animal Care Center since September and is looking for a forever home. The white, blue eyed cat did not leap off the "First Look with Scott Cox" table like most pets but rather snuggled...

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    'First Look': First News for Oct. 7

    Friday, Nov 07 2014 07:21 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's' Top Stories: FERAL HOMELESS CAT TRAINING: Kern County Animal Services is looking for a few good cat colony caretakers to team up for the second round of a feline spay/neuter grant from...

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    'First Look': Bakersfield Film Fest kicks off Friday

    Thursday, Nov 06 2014 11:30 AM

    Films are created for people to enjoy and find an emotional connection to the story happening on the big screen. That is what Rick Davis, co-founder and organizer of Outside the Box Bakersfield Film Festival said Thursday on "First Look...

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    'First Look': Bakersfield Master Chorale hosts concert to honor veterans

    Thursday, Nov 06 2014 10:41 AM

    The Bakersfield Master Chorale will be hosting a patriotic concert on Sunday to honor Kern County veterans and active duty personnel. The "Of Faith and Freedom" event will include patriotic music plus poetry readings and multimedia...

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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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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