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Ken & Mike's First Take

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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!

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Monday, January 20, 201401/20/2014

1-20 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers today being MLK day, the Patriots defeat, LePage’s interview on Inside Maine, and more!

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Friday, January 17, 201401/17/2014

1/17 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Friday First Take covers the debate on Religious freedoms, Campaign Finances, NSA surveillance, the Patriots, Oscar snubs and more!

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Thursday, January 16, 201401/16/2014

1-16 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Thursday First Take covers 34 nuclear missile officers implicated in cheating scandal, a medicaid expansion hearing, Maine police to enforce the “Move Over” law, and more!

Local Headlines

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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.

National Headlines

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Virgin Galactic spaceship crashes during test flight

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A passenger spaceship being developed by Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic has crashed.

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Making headlines this week

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A look back on some of the biggest newsmakers this week.

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Walmart ups ante on holiday shopping

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Starting Saturday, Walmart will do whatever it takes to rope in holiday shoppers however they want to buy.

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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.