Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take


Tuesday, December 3, 201312/03/2013

12-3 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers the White House going on the offensive over the Obamacare website, updates on the commuter train accident, people critical of the DHHS move, and more!


Monday, December 2, 201312/02/2013

12-2 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers the Obamacare website fixed according to administrators, fast food strikers demand $15 an hour, Cyber Monday info, and more!


Friday, November 29, 201311/29/2013

11/29 Friday First Take

Ken and Mike’s Friday First Take covers Black Friday, City leaders want Trustees to renew talks with the Portland Pirates, Democrats are worried about their re-election and more!


Wednesday, November 27, 201311/27/2013

11-27 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers Iranian officials saying the White House is misleading on nuclear agreement, holiday weather forecasts, and an accused killer that claims molestation led to murder


Tuesday, November 26, 201311/26/2013

11-26 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers Obama and others on the Iran agreement, a Vassalboro man told police that he killed an older Waterville man who had molested him as a child, Civic Center trustees reject new talks with Pirates and more!


Monday, November 25, 201311/25/2013

11-25 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers a deal reached by world powers over Iran’s nuclear ambitions, yesterday’s terrible weather, an update on the North Pond Hermit, and more!


Friday, November 22, 201311/22/2013

11-22 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Friday First Take covers the Democrats ‘nuclear’ option, the 50th anniversary of President Kennedy’s assassination, Obamacare, The small plane that landed on 295 and More!


Thursday, November 21, 201311/21/2013

11-21 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Thursday First Take covers another blunder with the healthcare website, hunters in Old Orchard Beach, and more!


Wednesday, November 20, 201311/20/2013

11-20 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers the Obamacare website to still be a work in progress by the end of the month, bail set for Zimmerman after pointing shotgun at girlfriend, the ordinance on panhandling in Portland went to the State Supreme court yesterday, plus much more!


Tuesday, November 19, 201311/19/2013

11-19 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers Obama’s plummeting approval ratings, George Zimmerman back in the news after pointing a shotgun at his girlfriend, Portland City Council approves a Planned Parenthood buffer zone, and more!

Local Headlines

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LePage Raises $271,000 in Race; Michaud $440,000


PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Republican Maine Gov. Paul LePage has raised $271,000 in the latest campaign finance reporting period and has about $361,000 in cash on hand.

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Hillary Clinton Stumps for Michaud in Maine


SCARBOROUGH, Maine (AP) _ Hillary Rodham Clinton says Democratic gubernatorial nominee Rep. Mike Michaud is the best candidate to spur economic change in Maine.

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Michaud Says He Has $560K Cash in Governor’s Race


PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Democratic candidate for governor Mike Michaud has raised nearly $440,000 in the latest reporting period ending Oct. 21. His campaign says that brings his fundraising total to $2.85 million.

National Headlines

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School Gunman was Homecoming Prince, Students Say

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MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) _ A student recently crowned freshman class homecoming prince walked into his Seattle-area high school cafeteria Friday and opened fire, killing one person and shooting four others, including two of his cousins, before turning the gun on himself, officials and witnesses said.

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Making headlines this week


A look at some of this week's biggest newsmakers.

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Student opens fire in high school north of Seattle

People embrace in front of school busses at a church, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, where students were taken to be reunited with parents following a shooting at Marysville Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Wash.

A student opened fire at his Washington state high school on Friday, killing one person, and wounding at least four others.

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Evenflo recalls infant seats to fix sticky buckles


More than 200,000 rear-facing car seats are being recalled.