Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take

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Friday, March 7, 201403/07/2014

3/7 First Take

Mike and guest host Dennis Bailey Friday’s first take covers President Obama’s talk with Putin, UFO Sightings, a Bill for more slots and new casino, panhandling and more!

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Thursday, March 6, 201403/06/2014

3-6 First Take

Mike and Dennis give their First Take on developments on the Ukraine issue, the superintendent of the Riverside Psychiatric Center has been ousted because of concerns on how patients are subdued, LePage’s plans to replenish Maine’s Rainy Day fund, and more!

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Wednesday, March 5, 201403/05/2014

3-5 First Take

Mike and Dennis give their First Take on the EU considering sanctions against Russia, Governor LePage and his plan to restore the Rainy Day Fund, the Maine House debating a bill to dock lawmakers’ pay if state shutdown occurs, plus much more!

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Tuesday, March 4, 201403/04/2014

3-4 First Take

Mike and Barry’s First Take covers updates on the Ukraine situation, the voters to decide on the fate of Congress Square Plaza, a commission approves Maine’s first virtual charter school, and more!

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Monday, March 3, 201403/03/2014

3-3 First Take

The Monday morning First Take covers the developing situation in Ukraine, the Academy Awards which took place last night, murder at the Maine State prison, and more!

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Friday, February 28, 201402/28/2014

2/28 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Friday First Take covers the Feds faulting LePage over meeting with labor officers, A Drug bust next to a Portland elementary school, American Airline’s cancels bereavement fair and more!

Thursday, February 27, 201402/27/2014

2-27 First Take

On today’s First Take Ken and Mike discuss a bill that was vetoed that would have allowed businesses to deny gay customers in Arizona, Revamped security measures at this years Boston Marathon,DHHS workers say Maine managers ignored child abuse, and more!

Wednesday, February 26, 201402/26/2014

2-26 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers: A key Republican senator released a proposal Tuesday to expand Maine’s Medicaid program, House of Representatives giving preliminary approval for a study of a state run virtual school, a husband and wife are now $10 million richer after finding rare coins on their property, and more!

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Tuesday, February 25, 201402/25/2014

2-25 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers a controversial Arizona bill that would allow business owners not to serve gay citizens and it’s fate in the hands of governor Brewer weather or not to veto, a Portland ordinance would protect parks, but not Congress Square Plaza, and more!

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Monday, February 24, 201402/24/2014

2-24 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers a Mexican drug lord captured, the Ukranian president who has said isn’t resigning is now gone, Governor LePage not to attend some meetings, and more!

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Judge Rejects Ebola Quarantine for Nurse

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FORT KENT, Maine (AP) _ A Maine judge has rejected a bid by state health officials to restrict the movement of nurse Kaci Hickox, who defied a quarantine for medical workers who have treated Ebola patients.

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Big Boost in Large Donors in Maine Governor’s Race

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A Maine group seeking to boost public funding for campaigns says that contributions from large donors in this year's governor's race have skyrocketed since 2010.

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Handcuffed Man who Escaped from Cruiser Caught

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Police say they have captured a man who jumped out of a state police cruiser and escaped into the woods after his arrest in Chelsea earlier this week.

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Gas drops below $3 for first time in 4 years

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Prices at the pump are plunging, thanks mainly to falling oil prices.

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U.S. consumers are feeling good

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Consumer sentiment rose in October to its highest level since in more than seven years.

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Congress to revisit ISIS war debate after election

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Lawmakers will resume a debate on the U.S.-led fight against militants in Syria and Iraq.

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Suspect in Pa. police ambush captured after 7-week manhunt

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The survivalist suspected of killing a state trooper in a sniper attack in September was finally arrested.