First Look with Scott Cox

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    'First Look': Pet of the Week and Fouth of July tips for pet owners

    Wednesday, Jul 02 2014 11:46 AM

    When Sadie arrived to the Bakersfield Animal Care Center last week, covered in more than 200 ticks, employees wondered if she would make it. But the mixed beagle dog fought through and is ready to join a loving family. "She is doing...

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    'First Look': First News for July 2

    Wednesday, Jul 02 2014 07:03 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: GOLDEN STATE MALL SHUTTERED FOR OVERDUE BILLS: Golden State Mall had filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in March. The mall's tenants were told weeks ago they'd have to move. But...

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    'First Look': Supervisor Mick Gleason talks KMC future

    Tuesday, Jul 01 2014 12:40 PM

    There is a light at the end of the tunnel for Kern Medical Center. That is what First District Kern County Supervisor Mick Gleason said Tuesday on "First Look with Scott Cox." When Gleason learned that KMC was losing an average of about...

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    'First Look': Fireworks booth to raise money for Relay for Life

    Tuesday, Jul 01 2014 10:55 AM

    Fourth of July is a holiday spent barbecuing with friends and family. But nothing tops the day than with a night filled with fireworks. If you want to light up the night with the newest fireworks like the Apache Firedance Premier Fountain...

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    'First Look': First News for July 1

    Tuesday, Jul 01 2014 07:21 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: CITY GOES SOCIAL WITH FACEBOOK AND TWITTER: The Bakersfield police, fire and parks departments will debut official Facebook pages by July 31. Also on the way are new Twitter...

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    'First Look': Robert Price shares highlights of recent family vacation

    Monday, Jun 30 2014 11:43 AM

    Aretha Franklin. Delicious thin crust pizza. Broadway plays. Monday on "First Look with Scott Cox,", Robert Price, Californian executive editor, talked about his recent family vacation to New York. "You have to see Aretha Franklin,"...


    'First Look': Training program provides students with life skills in oil, gas and construction industries

    Monday, Jun 30 2014 11:33 AM

    Core Plus gives young adults the opportunity to go through a six week training program that will get them one step closer to landing a job with an oil, gas or construction company. Terry Smith, with the local chapter of Associated...

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    'First Look': Meats, sausages for Fourth of July at family owned market

    Monday, Jun 30 2014 10:52 AM

    Fourth of July is just around the corner. If you're planning on firing up the grill and putting on a barbecue feast, the right meat and sausages are key. Monday on "First Look with Scott Cox," Jenny Hammons of J & J Hammons Meat Sales,...

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    'First Look': First News for June 30

    Monday, Jun 30 2014 07:33 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: GOLDEN STATE MALL CLOSES: The Golden State Mall is closing, leaving many people scrambling to relocate their businesses and others left wondering if they'll get their money back...

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    'First Look': CEO says don't overlook recent grads when hiring

    Friday, Jun 27 2014 12:07 PM

    One of the most stressful moments after college graduation is applying for that first job, the job that will give you the first taste of what the rest of your career will be like. But as many graduates fill out numerous job applications,...

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    'First Look': 'Bakersfield Life' July issue features '20 under 40'

    Friday, Jun 27 2014 11:41 AM

    For a second year, "Bakersfield Life" magazine put together the 20 under 40 People to Watch feature -- and this year's group is just as strong as last year's. Friday on "First Look with Scott Cox," workforce development administrator at...

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    'First Look': FX Movie Download host reviews summer movies

    Friday, Jun 27 2014 11:04 AM

    Going to a movie theater for free and watching a film that has not hit the big screen yet sounds like the perfect job. Sasha Perl Raver from FX Movie Download does that. But Friday on "First Look with Scott Cox," she said it wasn't as...

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    'First Look': Veterinarian talks about anti-anxiety options for pets as fireworks go off

    Friday, Jun 27 2014 11:00 AM

    Independence Day is always a great holiday when families barbecue and light up the night with colorful -- but loud -- fireworks. But what does fireworks noise do to your pets? Dr. Ann Hamilton of Affordable Pet Hospital said pets are...

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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