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Tuesday, August 18, 201508/18/2015

8/18/15 First Take

On today’s First Take, Bodies recovered from Indonesia crash and blast in Bangkok, Ethan to run for Mayor, Women become US rangers, Trump goes after Zuckerberg then Domestic violence perps to wear monitoring bracelets and the Clinton / Lewinski anniversay…

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Monday, August 17, 201508/17/2015

8/17/15 First Take

Kicking off our sweltering mid-August week…Presidential updates – Trump says build fence, get rid of all illegal aliens, LePage’s notes, South Portland plastic bag fee, MSP social attack, Old Farmer’s Almanac and Jason Day wins PGA…

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Friday, August 14, 201508/14/2015

8/14/15 First Take

Ken and Mike Wrap up this week with the US Embassy opening in Cuba, Will Al Gore run for Prez? The recent Back Cove rape in Portland, Riverview misses appeal then Biddeford mayor posts You Tube about sex abuse and…Free the Nipple.

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Thursday, August 13, 201508/13/2015

8/13/15 First Take

On today’s show, the Latest Iowa polls- Hillary to come to Portland, Tom Brady, Back Bay assault, Eves / LePage lawsuit then Stephanie Gebo feared Robert Burton and Autisti child from social media explosion visits Funtown in Saco…

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Wednesday, August 12, 201508/12/2015

8/12/15 First Take

On today’s First Take back in the studio…Trump leading the polls, Hillary’s emails, Deflategate, Robert Burton surrenders, LePage and drug then a Couple in MS wanted to join ISIS…

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Tuesday, August 11, 201508/11/2015

8/11/15 Bill Dodge First Take

Live again from the BMW dealership in Westbrook, Ken and Mike are eagerly awaiting to see if anyone can “Crak the vault” and win a brand new 2015 BMW. Today’s First Take topics include Ferguson, Trump, Air traffic fatigue, Maine gas prices, New Mexico hikers and Google…

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Monday, August 10, 201508/10/2015

8/10/15 Bill Dodge First Take

Live at the BMW Showroom in Westbrook. Ken and Mike kick off the week with the Feguson anniversary, Trump vs. Meghan Cain, Baldacci goes after Poliquin, Search for Florida teens suspended then LePage letter about Eves and Frank Gifford…

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Friday, August 7, 201508/07/2015

8/7/15 First Take

Mike and Dennis wrap up the week with the Varsity Debate, the JV Debate, LePage loses to Maine. Supreme Court, Jon Stewart’s last Daily Show then Renewed search for teen girl missing nearly 30 years.and Native Americans rally to get Skowhegan to drop Indians nickname…

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Thursday, August 6, 201508/06/2015

8/6/15 First Take

Dennis is in for Ken this morning while he’s at his class reunion. This morning’s topics include Debate night for the GOP Presidential candidates, Fatal hit and run in York/fatal accident involving young teen driver in Harpswell., LePage calls for heroin summit, Guy getting into cars in Portland on Forest Ave and Riverside, Brady emails/Deflategate and Hills’ emails

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Wednesday, August 5, 201508/05/2015

8/5/15 First Take

On this morning’s First Take, the Republican debate field set, Collins criticized for PP vote; Jeb and Hillary trade tweets, FBI to investigate Hillary emails, NOM has another legal set back then Dems to rename Jefferson-Jackson dinner and Bat boy accident leads to ban…

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