Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take

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Friday, January 3, 201401/03/2014

1-3 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Friday First Take asks the question, what’s the toughest job during the storm? The New DHHS Building and the latest in School cancellations!

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Tuesday, December 31, 201312/31/2013

12-31 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers another suspected suicide bombing in Russia as the Winter Olympics approaches, New Years Eve, New Hampshire considering marijuana legalization, and more!

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Monday, December 30, 201312/30/2013

12-30 First Take

Ken and Arthur’s Monday First Take covers a New York Times report on Benghazi, the White House claiming two million Obamacare signups, stormwatch updates, and more!

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Friday, December 27, 201312/27/2013

12-27 First Take

Ken and Demi Kouzounas (sitting in for a vacationing Mike Violette) discuss Mainers who are still without power, Shipping Delays and the dangers of Carbon Monoxide.

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Thursday, December 26, 201312/26/2013

12-26 First Take

The Monday First Take covers UPS having some delivery problems before Christmas, thousands of Mainers still without power, a Duck Dynasty marathon on A&E, and more!

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Monday, December 23, 201312/23/2013

12-23 First Take

Ken and Phil tackle Monday’s First Take covering Obamacare signups, the icy parking lot, ice storm of ’98 memories, and more!

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Friday, December 20, 201312/20/2013

12-20 Friday First Take

Ken and Mike’s Friday First Take covers the Target’s massive credit card breach, the Reality Show, Duck Dynasty controversy, the Portland Pirates might come back to Portland and more!

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Wednesday, December 18, 201312/18/2013

12-18 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers the small snow storm overnight, cutting funding for disabled vets, the Mega Millions winners, and more!

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Monday, December 16, 201312/16/2013

12-16 Steve Ditmer

Major Steve Ditmer of the Salvation Army joins during the WGAN Holiday Hundred as donations fly in!

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Monday, December 16, 201312/16/2013

12-16 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers the Senate to vote on the budget, the snow that hit Maine yesterday, LePage on welfare fraud, and more!

Local Headlines

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Collins, Bellows Square Off in 2nd Debate

GENERIC VOTE

BANGOR, Maine (AP) _ Republican Sen. Susan Collins and Democratic challenger Shenna Bellows are squaring off in another debate.

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Court: Maine Agency Can Campaign Against Bear Vote

BEAR-LARGE

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ A Portland judge says the state's Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife can use its resources to campaign against a statewide referendum to ban certain bear-hunting tactics.

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30 Maine Guard Members Home from Middle East

GENERIC NATIONAL GUARD

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ About 30 members of the Maine National Guard are home from a six-month deployment to Afghanistan.

National Headlines

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Ebola czar starts work, drugmakers launch vaccine drive

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The Obama administration is ramping up its response to the potential spread of the virus.

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Canadian parliament attacked, soldier fatally shot

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A gunman shot a soldier and then entered the country's parliament buildings, with at least 30 shots fired in dramatic scenes in the heart of the Canadian capital.

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U.S. farmers battling bugs

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With record harvests depressing prices, farmers are using chemicals that protect stored grain from critters.

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Jeffrey Fowle, freed from N. Korea, back on American soil

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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry welcomed the release of one of three Americans held in North Korea.