Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take


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!


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!


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.


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!


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!


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!


Wednesday, October 29, 201410/29/2014

10-29 First Take

Ken and Mike give you their Wednesday First Take on the Ebola nurse, a new enemy for ISIS, a new poll about Maine elections, and more!


Tuesday, October 28, 201410/28/2014

10-28 First Take

Ken and Mike give their Tuesday First Take on the Ebola nurse returns to Maine, the Washington shooter had evidently invited victims to lunch before shooting them, an ISIS propaganda video, and more!


Monday, October 27, 201410/27/2014

10-27 First Take

Ken and Mike give you their Monday First Take on the Governor of New York revising guidelines on Ebola bringing the state closer in line with Federal protocols, the death toll in a Washington shooting reaches two, the latest poll in the Maine gubernatorial race, and more!


Friday, October 24, 201410/24/2014

First Take 10/24/2014

Ken and Mike discuss the latest Ebola case in New York, an update on the Ottawa gunman, last night’s debates and more!

Local Headlines

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LePage, Katz Feud Heats up with Governor’s ‘Witch Hunt’ Barb


Gov. Paul LePage says a state investigation into whether he pressed a charter school operator not to hire Democratic House Speaker Mark Eaves is a ``witch hunt'' initiated by a member of his own party.

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Maine CDC Says E. Coli Investigation will Take Several Days


Maine authorities say it will be several days before they comment on the results of an investigation into two cases in which Androscoggin County children were hospitalized with symptoms associated with E. coli.

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3 Men Plead Not Guilty In Beating Death Of Portland Man


PORTLAND, Maine (AP) Three men accused of beating and kicking a man to death in his apartment have each pleaded not guilty to murder.

National Headlines

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Obama makes pitch to win support for Pacific trade pact


U.S. President Barack Obama kicked off a sales pitch for a 12-nation Pacific Rim trade agreement.

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Gov’t health insurance website getting upgrades


Consumers shopping on the government's health insurance website should find it easier to get their questions answered this year.

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Volkswagen recall to start in January


The German carmaker plans to begin recalling cars affected by its diesel emissions crisis in January and complete the fix by the end of next year.

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McCarthy seeks to convince conservatives he’s not like Boehner


U.S. House of Representatives Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy sought to convince conservative lawmakers on Tuesday that he will be different from retiring Speaker John Boehner if McCarthy is elected as Boehner's successor this month.