Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take

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Wednesday, January 22, 201401/22/2014

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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!

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Wednesday, January 15, 201401/15/2014

1-15 First Take

Ken and Mike talk about the Alexander Report, city development, a home invasion in Casco, and more.

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Tuesday, January 14, 201401/14/2014

1-14 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers a new Chris Christie scandal about misuse of Hurricane Sandy funds, signups for the Affordable Care Act in Maine, a deadly shooting at a movie theater in Florida, and more.

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Friday, January 10, 201401/10/2014

1-10 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Friday first take covers Chris Christie, a taxpayer funded study on Maine’s welfare system, Gov. Lepage signs bill to label Genetically Modified Food, Portland considers a shopping bag fee and more!

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Thursday, January 9, 201401/09/2014

1-9 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Thursday First Take covers a brewing political scandal in New Jersey, a spiel between Janet Mills and Governor LePage, Maine’s poor broadband service, and more!

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Wednesday, January 8, 201401/08/2014

1-8 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers the polar vortex, Mainers on welfare using EBT cards to make purchases at bars and smoke shops, LePage says 12 year old’s should be allowed to work, and more!

Local Headlines

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Autopsies Set for Mother, Children Killed in Fire

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Police say a state medical examiner is scheduled to conduct autopsies of a mother and three children who died in a mobile home fire in Caribou, Maine.

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Maine’s Unemployment Rate Unchanged in October

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Maine officials say that the state's unemployment rate held steady in October at 5.8 percent.

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Maine’s Northern Counties See Most Income Growth

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Federal data shows two of Maine's northernmost counties posted the fastest personal income growth in the state in 2013.

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Making headlines this week

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A look back at the biggest newsmakers this week and the headline you may have missed.

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House Republicans sue over Obamacare

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Republicans sued over the implementation of President Barack Obama's signature health care law.

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Lexus recalling 422K cars to fix fuel leak

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The fuel leak can increase the risk of fire, safety regulators say.

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Thanksgiving travel at a 7-year high

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More than 46 million Americans are expected to travel over the holiday weekend.