Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take

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Wednesday, November 12, 201411/12/2014

11-12 First Take

Ken and Arthur give their Wednesday First Take on Obama finished in China, calls for greater stringency in Portland fire codes, an Old Town paper mill being purchased, and more!

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Tuesday, November 11, 201411/11/2014

11-11 First Take

Ken and Mike give you their First Take on Veterans Day, snow on the way, recounts in Maine, and more!

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Monday, November 10, 201411/10/2014

11-10 First Take

Ken and Mike give you their Monday First Take on Obama in China, Kaci Hickox making it twenty one days, and a town in Mass that wants to say no to tobacco.

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Friday, November 7, 201411/07/2014

First Take 11/7/2014

Mike and Barry Hobbins discuss governor Paul LePage’s second term agenda, the price per vote each gubernatorial candidate paid during the election, accidental flu shots and more!

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Thursday, November 6, 201411/06/2014

11-6 First Take

Mike and Barry give you their Thursday First Take on how proposed bear hunting restrictions may have energized voters in this election, Angus King remaining with the Democrat congress, and more!

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Wednesday, November 5, 201411/05/2014

11-5 First Take

Mike and Dennis broadcast live from the Holiday Inn with their Wednesday First Take covering all the election results from last night!

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Tuesday, November 4, 201411/04/2014

11-4 First Take

Ken and Mike give you their Tuesday First Take on election day, the latest LePage comment causing a stir, Michaud accompanied by Angus King in Skowhegan.

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Monday, November 3, 201411/03/2014

11-3 First Take

Ken and Mike give you their Monday First Take on the day before the big election, snow causes power outages in Maine, family and friends in mourning after a deadly fire, and more!

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Friday, October 31, 201410/31/2014

First Take 10/31/2014

Ken and Mike discuss the quarantine of the Maine nurse with Ebola, President Obama’s appearance in Maine, the capture of Eric Frein in Pennsylvania and more!

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Thursday, October 30, 201410/30/2014

10-30 First Take

Ken and Mike give their Thursday First Take on developments in the Cutler campaign, national attention over the Ebola nurse in Maine, Angus King changing endorsements, and more!

Local Headlines

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American Folk Festival Underway in Bangor

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The American Folk Festival is underway in Bangor with acts ranging from cowboy music and blue grass to Latin jazz and zydeco.

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Maine Immunization Rates for Toddlers Now Nation’s Highest

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The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say Maine's toddler immunization rate has surged from below average to the highest in the nation.

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Maine Studying Plan to Transplant Sea Urchins for Fishing

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Maine fishing regulators want to close an area to sea urchin fishing so they can evaluate a plan to transplant the spiny creatures.

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Making headlines this week

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A look back at some of this week's biggest newsmakers and the headlines you may have missed.

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How low will gas go?

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AAA predicts gas prices could drop below $2 a gallon by the end of the year.

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Buzz Aldrin wants to colonize Mars

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The second man to walk on the moon is pushing for a Mars settlement by 2040.

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U.S. vaccination rates high, but pockets of unvaccinated pose risk

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The vast majority of U.S. kindergarten-age children are vaccinated against preventable diseases but sizable pockets of unprotected children still exist, posing a public health threat, according to a government study.