Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take

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Friday, February 7, 201402/07/2014

2-7 Friday First Take

Mike and guest host and PR expert, Dennis Bailey cover Leno’s last night on The Tonight Show, The 2014 Sochi olympics,
and the results to restore municipal revenue-share are in!

Tuesday, February 4, 201402/04/2014

2-4 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers a preview of the State of the State, the Dow doing lousy today, Facebook turns 10 today, plus much more!

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Monday, February 3, 201402/03/2014

2-3 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take gives a recap on light night’s Superbowl, four snowmobile accidents in the past several days, after 92 years as a family business, Oakhurst Dairy to be acquired by national cooperative, plus more!

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Friday, January 31, 201401/31/2014

1-31 Friday’s First Take

Ken and Mike’s first take covers the rights for a transgender student, the US seeking the death penalty for Boston Bomber, the Amanda Knox case, again, enhanced early voting in Maine, virtual schools and more!

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Tuesday, January 28, 201401/28/2014

1-28 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers a preview on the State of the Union Address, the latest on the weather, Pete Seeger dies, plus more!

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Monday, January 27, 201401/27/2014

1-27 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers the Medicaid expansion bill, weather updates, and a recap of the Grammy’s

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Friday, January 24, 201401/24/2014

1/24 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Friday First Take covers Justin Bieber’s arrest, the potential fate of the pregnant Texas woman who family says is brain dead, maybe decided today, Portland’s Mayor proposes raising the minimum wage and more!

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Thursday, January 23, 201401/23/2014

1-23 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Thursday First Take covers an armed standoff in Gorham, Portland mayor, Mike Brennan, gave a state of the city speech, plus much more!

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Wednesday, January 22, 201401/22/2014

1-22 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers the no show on the snow, Rob Ford caught drinking once again, the legislature yesterday overriding a veto on a bill that diverts state funds to help medicare recipients give up smoking, and more!

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Tuesday, January 21, 201401/21/2014

1-21 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers the latest bad weather on the way, medicaid expansion, and updates on the marijuana front!

Local Headlines

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Maine Town Puts Moratorium on Wind Energy Projects

GENERIC WINDMILLS

Residents of a Maine town are calling for a six-month moratorium on wind energy projects.

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Judge: Cutler Donors Can Increase Contributions

GENERIC COURT LARGE

A federal judge has sided with four supporters of Maine gubernatorial hopeful Eliot Cutler who want to increase their donations to the independent candidate.

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Boston Celtics to Play Preseason Game in Portland

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The Boston Celtics are coming to Portland, Maine, for the first time in 19 years.

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Making headlines this week

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A look at the week's biggest newsmakers and the stories you won't soon forget.

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March, memorial service planned in embattled Missouri town

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National Guard troops are preparing to leave following two straight nights of relative calm after more than a week of racially-charged protests.

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Watchdog finds Pentagon broke law in Bergdahl transfer

This undated image provided by the U.S. Army shows Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. U.S. officials say the only American soldier held prisoner in Afghanistan has been freed and is in U.S. custody. The officials say Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's (boh BURG'-dahl) release was part of a negotiation that includes the release of five Afghan detainees held in the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

The Defense Department violated U.S. law by failing to alert Congress before releasing five Taliban members in exchange for a captured U.S. soldier.

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Pentagon: Islamic State threat ‘beyond anything we’ve seen’

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The sophistication, wealth and military might of Islamic State militants represent a major threat to the U.S., military leaders say.