Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take


Monday, July 15, 201307/15/2013

7-15 First Take

Arthur and Dennis give their First Take on the verdict in the Zimmerman trial, a death from the cast of Glee, the return of Twinkies, and more!


Thursday, July 11, 201307/11/2013

7-11 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Thursday First Take covers train and plane crash updates, Tsarnaev pleads not guilty, the Zimmerman defense rests, and more!


Wednesday, July 10, 201307/10/2013

7-10 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers the Governor’s vetoes, updates on the plane and train crashes, and the latest from Egypt and the Zimmerman trial!


Tuesday, July 9, 201307/09/2013

7-9 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers the governors latest vetoes, updates on the plane and train crashes, the latest from the Zimmerman trial, and more!


Monday, July 8, 201307/08/2013

7-8 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers the Canadian train crash, and San Francisco plane crash. The latest from Egypt, Snowden seeking asylum, and more!


Friday, July 5, 201307/05/2013

7-5 First Take with Phil Harriman and Ethan Strimling

Phil and Ethan discuss the Bangor Shooting, Parade, Egypt President overthrown, Bond Package, Wind Power and Obamacare


Wednesday, July 3, 201307/03/2013

7-3 First Take

Mike and Dennis give your their Wednesday First Take on LePage running for re-election, Obamacare, Morsi won’t step down in Egypt, different fireworks regulations all over the state as the 4th comes up, and more!


Tuesday, July 2, 201307/02/2013

7-2 First Take

Ken and MIke’s Tuesday First Take covers Snowden’s seeking of asylum, international news out of Egypt, AZ firefighter updates, the Zimmerman trial continues, and more!


Monday, July 1, 201307/01/2013

7-1 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers fires in Arizona, the immigration bill in the house, the latest updates on Aaron Hernandez, and some Twitter comments from Alec Baldwin!


Friday, June 28, 201306/28/2013

6-28 First Take

Immigration, Hernandez, Celtics, Zimmerman trial, Snowden update

Local Headlines

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Police: Pesky Pig in Custody in Maine

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An 80-pound domestic pig that chased children and adults on a walking trail during three weeks of freedom has been nabbed in Oakland, Maine.

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Judge Keeps Bail Provisions for Former Chief


A former Maine State Police chief charged with sexually assaulting a 4-year-old relative has been denied permission to have supervised contact with four of his grandchildren.

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Democrats, Republicans Tout Legislative Candidates


The races for the Maine House and Senate are finalized and both parties say they are poised to win this November.

National Headlines

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Israel intensifies Gaza assault, Egyptians revise truce plan

A Palestinian firefighter reacts as he tries to put out a fire at Gaza's main power plant, which witnesses said was hit in Israeli shelling, in the central Gaza Strip July 29, 2014.

Israel knocked out Gaza's only power plant, while Egyptian mediators prepared a revised proposal for halting its war with Islamist militants in the enclave.

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U.S. marshals, police wounded, fugitive dead in NYC gunfight

A New York Police Officer stands guard inside a cordoned area at the site of a shooting in Greenwich Village, Manhattan, New York on July 28, 2014.

Two U.S. marshals and a New York police detective were wounded and a fugitive wanted on sex abuse charges was killed in a shootout in Greenwich Village.

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U.S says Russia violated nuclear treaty, urges immediate talks

FOR USE AS DESIRED, YEAR END PHOTOS - FILE - President Barack Obama meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Enniskillen, Northern Ireland, Monday, June 17, 2013. Obama and Putin discussed the ongoing conflict in Syria during their bilateral meeting.

In another sign of deteriorating relations, the U.S. government claims that Moscow has violated the Cold War treaty.

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Civilians killed in eastern Ukraine amid fierce fighting

Armed pro-Russian separatists stand guard on the suburbs of Shakhtarsk, Donetsk region on July 28, 2014.

Intense fighting between Ukrainian troops and pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine kills at least 19 civilians.