Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take

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Wednesday, February 12, 201402/12/2014

2-12 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers the House votes to decide to let the government borrow enough money to pay the bills for next year, the latest on the next storm on the way, Time Warner Cable and the Civic Center reach a three year deal, plus more!

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Monday, February 10, 201402/10/2014

2-10 First Take

The Monday First Take covers the latest on the Olympics, snowmobile accidents in Maine, a salute to the Beatles, who changed the world 50 years ago today with their performance on the Ed Sullivan Show, and more!

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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!

Local Headlines

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Mount Vernon Man Faces Weapons Charge

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MOUNT VERNON, Maine (AP) — A Mount Vernon man is facing a weapons charge after police conducting a search at his home say they found more than a dozen firearms inside.

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Maine Elver Fishing Quota May be Slightly Reduced

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Maine's baby eel fishermen might see a slightly reduced quota in 2015.

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Lobsterman Jailed, Fined Over Illegal Lobsters

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ A Maine lobsterman who kept undersized and V-notched lobsters has been sentenced to two days in jail and fined $50,000. The Department of Marine Resources is also suspending his license for three years.

National Headlines

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U.S.: Ground offensive against ISIS months away in Iraq

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Iraqi forces are months away from being able to start a sustained ground offensive against the Islamic State.

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Senator wants Internet companies to shun ‘fast lanes’

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U.S. Sen. Patrick Leahy pressed Internet providers to not strike deals that may help some websites load faster than others.

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U.S. weighs passport, border changes in wake of Ottawa attack

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U.S. officials are debating whether to tighten controls on the border with Canada following two attacks this week.

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Doctor with Ebola in NY hospital after return from Guinea

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A doctor who worked in West Africa is the fourth person diagnosed with the virus in the U.S. and the first in its largest city.