First Look with Scott Cox

  1. Screen Shot 2014-10-14 at 12.13.43 PM.png

    '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...

  2. Screen Shot 2014-10-14 at 12.10.57 PM.png

    '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,...

  3. Screen Shot 2014-10-14 at 12.12.45 PM.png

    '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...

  4. 071014keynote.014.png

    'First Look': First News for Oct. 14

    Tuesday, Oct 14 2014 06:50 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: WILDLIFE OFFICIALS CAPTURE BEAR NO. 10: Make it 10. At least 10. State wildlife officials sedated and hauled away a bear that had treed itself in the City in the Hills area of...

  5. Screen Shot 2014-10-13 at 11.39.56 AM.png

    'First Look': Assessor-recorder candidates battle it out in panel

    Monday, Oct 13 2014 01:01 PM

    One candidate says the job requires experience. The other says the job requires someone who can cure institutional dysfunction. Kern County, three weeks away from the fall election, could not have two more disparate candidates for...

  6. Screen Shot 2014-10-13 at 11.38.37 AM.png

    'First Look': Links for Life Fashion Show to benefit mammograms, education

    Monday, Oct 13 2014 11:33 AM

    Links for Life has been around for 22 years and has helped thousands of women cope with cancer. Last year, the organization fielded more than 5,000 phone calls and funded 183 mammograms. Seven women under 40 years old whose mammograms...

  7. Screen Shot 2014-10-13 at 11.35.53 AM.png

    'First Look': Legend Marty Stuart to visit Bakersfield

    Monday, Oct 13 2014 11:19 AM

    Marty Stuart is a living legend. The singer-songwriter musician is best known for both his traditional country music and merging of rockabilly. And on Oct. 25, Stuart will croon to fans at the Bakersfield Fox Theater. "People in...

  8. 071014keynote.013.png

    'First Look': First News for Oct. 13

    Monday, Oct 13 2014 07:03 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: CLOWN WITH A GUN REPORTED IN THE SOUTHWEST: The latest in a series of creepy clown sightings came shortly before 8 p.m. Saturday when Bakersfield police officers near Valhalla...

  9. Joy Johnson and Scott Cox

    'First Look': Bring out the best Halloween costumes at Scary for Charity

    Friday, Oct 10 2014 12:01 PM

    A spooky night awaits at the 5th annual Scary for Charity, a night that brings out the zombies, vampires and kitty cats. The Halloween bash is hosted by the A. Miriam Jamison Children's Center and has attracted hundreds of people year...

  10. Dodge Ball Tournament

    'First Look': Get your dodgeball ready at tournament hosted by Boys & Girls Clubs

    Friday, Oct 10 2014 11:55 AM

    Start pumping those muscles at the gym and get ready for the iconic Haddad Dodge Ball Tournament hosted by the Boys & Girls Club of Kern County. Marshall Johnson, also known as "Demetri Dodgeball" and Chris Molina, known as "Sgt. BamBam"...

  11. Julie Johnson and Scott Cox

    'First Look': German Shepherd flaunts his guard dog skills

    Friday, Oct 10 2014 11:27 AM

    Before you adopt pets in the future, make sure the question "are they afraid of cardboard blowup cartoons?" is on the list. It was a see-it-to-believe-it moment Friday on "First Look with Scott Cox" as Atlas, a 6-month-old German...

  12. Bard Ward and Scott Cox

    'First Look': Keep a clean pool, eliminate stress of draining water

    Friday, Oct 10 2014 11:02 AM

    Pools are the best commodity during the summer, especially in blazing Bakersfield temperatures that allow you to still take a dip in October. But as water in California is a luxury during the state's third year of drought, having 15,000...

  13. 071014keynote.013.png

    'First Look': First News for Oct. 10

    Friday, Oct 10 2014 07:10 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: ENVIRONMENTALISTS SUE OVER COUNTY REVIEW OF REFINERY'S OIL BY TRAIN PROJECT: Environmental activists filed a lawsuit Thursday alleging Kern County officials approved a major...

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)


First Look Photos

more photos