Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take


Friday, February 12, 201602/12/2016

2/12/16 First Take

Ken and Mike close out this week with the Hillary Bernie debate, LePage, Another attempt to find El Faro recorder, James Pak will die in jail, Garmin buys DeLorme an dEinstein’s theory proved right on space time ripples!


Thursday, February 11, 201602/11/2016

2/11/16 First Take

Ken and Mike kick off your Thursday morning with the move to the South Carolina primary, Christie and Fiorina are out, DHHS sends out EBT cards letter, Oregon occupants to turn themselves in, LePage threatens legislature over Riverton and Sirhan denied bail…


Wednesday, February 10, 201602/10/2016

2/10/16 First Take

Ken and Mike start off your morning with Trump, Sanders, LePage brings up race and drugs, Supreme Court hatls Clean Energy plan, Bill Beardsley nomination temporarily withdrawn and Medical malpractice proposal in legislature…


Tuesday, February 9, 201602/09/2016

2/9/16 New Hampshire Primary First Take

Ken, Mike and the Team are at in New Hampshire today live from the New Hampshire Primary. First topic is the Dixville Notch votes, Republicans, Democrats, State of the state, Maine polling video and Maine gas prices!


Monday, February 8, 201602/08/2016

2/8/16 First Take

Ken and Mike “Kick off” your week with the Super Bowl, the Super Bowl commercials, GOP Debate. North Korea, Albright and Steinem support Hillary and Chipotle….


Friday, February 5, 201602/05/2016

2/5/16 First Take

Ken and Mike kick off your Friday morning with the Democratic debate, Republican’s latest poll, Lepage and transgenders, Snacks at breweries and Congress Square art…


Thursday, February 4, 201602/04/2016

2/4/16 First Take

Ken and Mike start off your Thursday morning with the Democratic town hall in NH, Trump and Cruz take off gloves; Santorum and Paul out, Forest Avenue building protest, Bundy indicted, Heroin penalties debated and Bob Elliott is dead…


Wednesday, February 3, 201602/03/2016

2/3/16 Eggs N’ Issues

Ken returns…to the Portland Chamber of Commerce’s Eggs and Issues with Mike to talk about Presidential primary update, Cosby in court, Woman who abandoned dog to be charged, Virginia girl stabbed to death, NH topless charge dismissed and Maine Roller derby at the state house


Tuesday, February 2, 201602/02/2016

2/2/16 First Take

Mike and Barry starting your morning off with Trump and Cruz in Iowa, Hilllary and Uncle Bernie too close to call, On to New Hampshire, Ethan Strimling delivers State of the City of Portland, Biddeford landlord pleads guilty to 2 counts of murder and Petitions for York City Casino get submitted…


Monday, February 1, 201602/01/2016

2/1/16 First Take

Mike and Barry kick off your first day of February with the Iowa Caucuses, New Hampshire, More Maine heroin arrests, Teens in Saco, ME Turnpike use and revenues up in 2015, ME GOP welfare and tax reform proposals won’t make 2016 ballot and it looks like at least 5 initiatives will make the Maine ballot…

Local Headlines

10 hours ago in Local

Mother Gives Birth in Bath Supermarket Parking Lot


Emergency medical personnel successfully delivered a baby girl in the parking lot of a supermarket in southern Maine.

12 hours ago in Local

Bill to Limit Use of Video Cameras at Polls Wins Support


A bill that would make it harder to use video cameras to intimidate voters is winning bipartisan support from Maine lawmakers.

13 hours ago in Local

Maine Man Sentenced to 45 Years for Pipe Beating Death


A judge has imposed a 45-year prison sentence on a Maine man convicted in the pipe-beating death of another man in 2013.

National Headlines

11 hours ago in National

Making headlines this week

A couple is seen through an American flag as they walk to a polling place for the New Hampshire primary, Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, in Nashua, N.H. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

A look back at some of the week's biggest headlines and the stories you may have missed.

12 hours ago in Entertainment, National

Roses and roaches: Cold-hearted Valentine’s Day ideas


With the coldest air in more than a decade forecast to grip the United States this Valentine's Day weekend, the holiday dedicated to love is flashing its frigid side.

16 hours ago in National

Consumers flexing their muscles


U.S. consumer spending regained momentum in January as households ramped up purchases of a variety of goods, in a hopeful sign that economic growth was picking up after slowing to a crawl at the end of 2015.

19 hours ago in National

Congress approves permanent Internet access tax ban


The U.S. Senate on Thursday passed legislation placing a permanent ban on states' taxing Internet access, sending the measure to President Barack Obama for signing into law.