First Look with Scott Cox

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    'First Look': Family Day at Bakersfield Museum of Art

    Thursday, Mar 27 2014 01:18 PM

    With great weather expected in Bakersfield this weekend, there are lots of activities for you and your family. Thursday on "First Look with Scott Cox," Matt Munoz, marketing director for the Bakersfield Museum of Art and education...

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    'First Look': Restaurants promote Mac and Cheese festival

    Thursday, Mar 27 2014 12:11 PM

    Do you dream about comforting mac 'n' cheese? You can wake up and enjoy plenty of the mouthwatering dish at the first Macaroni and Cheese Festival on April 12 at Cal State Bakersfield. Sixteen local restaurants will dish up their best mac...

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    'First Look': Renowned primatologist to visit Bakersfield College

    Thursday, Mar 27 2014 11:45 AM

    Jane Goodall is considered to be the world's expert on chimpanzees after her extensive 45-year study of social and family interactions of wild chimpanzees that showed human-like behaviors. And she's coming to speak at Bakersfield College...

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    'First Look': Guitarist performs Thursday night

    Thursday, Mar 27 2014 11:16 AM

    When Richard Smith strums his guitar, you can't resist listening in awe at the sound coming from his instrument. His fingerstyle specialty gives the guitar a different sound and it's all done with a pick. Thursday on "First Look with...

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    'First Look': First News for March 27

    Thursday, Mar 27 2014 07:15 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: MERCY SOUTHWEST TO BUILD 120-BED TOWER: Dignity Health plans to build a four-story, 120-bed addition on the eastern end of its 150,000-square-foot Mercy Southwest campus at...

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    'First Look': Padre owner addresses safety at hotel

    Wednesday, Mar 26 2014 12:44 PM

    Padre Hotel CEO Brett Miller responded Wednesday to community criticism in the wake of a Saturday-night stabbing that brought police to the popular landmark and cleared one of the hotel’s bars. The backlash comes days after a 22-year-old...

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    'First Look': Beautologie answers questions, offers treatment advice

    Wednesday, Mar 26 2014 12:02 PM

    When cosmetic surgery is brought up in conversation, many people have too many questions about safety and results so they brush off the idea. But the team at Beautologie wants to answer those questions. Wednesday on "First Look with Scott...

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    'First Look': Women's Business Conference to bring motivational speakers

    Wednesday, Mar 26 2014 11:50 AM

    The 25th Annual Bakersfield Women's Business Conference is bringing a selection of motivational speakers and the community is invited to attend. Wednesday on "First Look with Scott Cox," conference chairwoman Kathryn Mears talked about...

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    'First Look': NOR Chamber hosts first casino night

    Wednesday, Mar 26 2014 11:44 AM

    If you're feeling lucky, don't miss the first casino night hosted by the North of the River Chamber of Commerce, where you can have a great time while helping raise money for scholarships and other chamber programs. Wednesday on "First...

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    'First Look': First News for March 26

    Wednesday, Mar 26 2014 06:42 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: TEACHERS THROUGHOUT KERN SCORE FIRST RAISES IN YEARS: More than two dozen Kern County school districts have issued raises for educators that, for many, mean the first ongoing...

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    'First Look': Safety at The Padre discussed

    Tuesday, Mar 25 2014 03:46 PM

    A man was hospitalized early Saturday morning after being stabbed in the abdomen in downtown Bakersfield, specifically, according to police, inside the Padre Hotel. Tuesday on "First Look with Scott Cox," Californian president and CEO...

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    'First Look': Are you saying ouch at work? HR consultant offers tips for the job

    Tuesday, Mar 25 2014 12:08 PM

    Have you ever heard a colleague at work say something inappropriate to someone or perhaps even to you? But you let it go -- or you think you do. Sometimes conversations that may not offend you at the moment come back to haunt you weeks or...

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    'First Look': First News for March 25

    Tuesday, Mar 25 2014 06:50 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: CRISP & COLE DEFENDANT GETS 6 1/2 YEARS: A defendant in the Crisp & Cole federal mortgage fraud case was sentenced Monday to 6 1/2 years in prison for one count of conspiracy to...

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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