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America’s First News

with Matt Ray

Credibility is the word that defines Matt Ray and America’s 1st News’ team. Matt’s fact-based, in-depth, well-balanced reporting is why major newsmakers have chosen Matt as the anchor to announce breaking stories, candidacies, and newsworthy events. From breaking news to election coverage to interviews, Matt’s conversational and brisk delivery brings a unique perspective with one constant: Making the most of time with listeners who are busy with their morning routines. Matt is a 16-year News Talk veteran whose background in journalism and communications has made him an award-winning News Anchor, News Director, Talk Host, Producer, and Programmer. Outside of his full-time job as a dad, Matt enjoys traveling and (suffering) through long seasons with the New York Knicks.

Latest Blogs

Ralph Opposes Abandoning Murkowski In Alaska Race

Ralph Opposes Abandoning Murkowski In Alaska Race

TRBS Host Ralph Bailey gives his thoughts on the Diocese of Fresno’s letter to Monsignor Craig, the first two rounds of the U.S. Open, and gives his reasoning why Trump backing Kelly Tshibaka over Lisa Murkowski in Alaska is a mistake. KERN Radio · Ralph Opposes Abandoning Murkowski In Alaska Race

Ragone Returns To Talk Round 2 Of U.S. Open

Ragone Returns To Talk Round 2 Of U.S. Open

With the U.S. Open in full swing, our golf expert Nick Ragone calls in from St. Louis Missouri to talk with Ralph about Bubba Watson’s impressive second round, the rough start by Phil Mickelson and Jordan Spieth, and who they expect to come out on top on Sunday. KERN Radio · Ragone Returns To Talk…

Edmonston Explains The Diocese Prolonged Push Against Craig Harrison

Edmonston Explains The Diocese Prolonged Push Against Craig Harrison

TRBS Host Ralph Bailey speaks with local attorney Craig Edmonston and discusses the Roman Catholic Diocese of Fresno’s continued push against former Monsignor Craig Harrison. This time in an attempt to pressure Harrison to close his grief counselling business. KERN Radio · Edmonston Explains The Diocese Prolonged Push Against Craig Harrison

Ralph Discusses Juneteenth and The Passing Of The Affordable Care Act

Ralph Discusses Juneteenth and The Passing Of The Affordable Care Act

Ralph begins the show by discussing the Biden Administration’s decision to make Juneteenth a federal holiday, Obamacare’s being upheld by the Supreme Court, and what happened last night at the Bakersfield City Council meeting. KERN Radio · Ralph Discusses Juneteenth and The Passing Of The Affordable Care Act