Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take

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Thursday, February 20, 201402/20/2014

2-20 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Thursday First Take covers Michaud’s economic plan, the 911 call from a recent road rage killing released, protests erupt in Kiev, and more!

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Wednesday, February 19, 201402/19/2014

2-19 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers weather updates, the minimum wage debate in Maine, Maine care applications now asking very personal questions, and more!

Tuesday, February 18, 201402/18/2014

2-18 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers the six more inches of snow on the way, updates on the Ethiopian who hijacked a plane seeking asylum, the Craigslist murderer, and more!

Monday, February 17, 201402/17/2014

2-17 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers a plane hijacking by an Ethiopian seeking asylum in Geneva, snow on the way again, Mitt talks about Hillary in 2016, and more!

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Wednesday, February 12, 201402/12/2014

2-12 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers the House votes to decide to let the government borrow enough money to pay the bills for next year, the latest on the next storm on the way, Time Warner Cable and the Civic Center reach a three year deal, plus more!

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Monday, February 10, 201402/10/2014

2-10 First Take

The Monday First Take covers the latest on the Olympics, snowmobile accidents in Maine, a salute to the Beatles, who changed the world 50 years ago today with their performance on the Ed Sullivan Show, and more!

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Friday, February 7, 201402/07/2014

2-7 Friday First Take

Mike and guest host and PR expert, Dennis Bailey cover Leno’s last night on The Tonight Show, The 2014 Sochi olympics,
and the results to restore municipal revenue-share are in!

Tuesday, February 4, 201402/04/2014

2-4 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers a preview of the State of the State, the Dow doing lousy today, Facebook turns 10 today, plus much more!

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Monday, February 3, 201402/03/2014

2-3 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take gives a recap on light night’s Superbowl, four snowmobile accidents in the past several days, after 92 years as a family business, Oakhurst Dairy to be acquired by national cooperative, plus more!

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Friday, January 31, 201401/31/2014

1-31 Friday’s First Take

Ken and Mike’s first take covers the rights for a transgender student, the US seeking the death penalty for Boston Bomber, the Amanda Knox case, again, enhanced early voting in Maine, virtual schools and more!

Local Headlines

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Maine Scallop Fishing Cap Up For Debate In Augusta

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - A key state committee will hold a public hearing about a plan to add new restrictions to Maine's resurgent scallop fishery.

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Fishing Season Will Soon Open In Maine

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — This week marks the start of the open-water fishing season in Maine.

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Another Marijuana Legalization Effort For Maine

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Another effort is underway to get marijuana legalization on the ballot in maine.

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Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2014, file photo, Amanda Knox prepares to leave the set following a television interview in New York. Knox is engaged to Colin Sutherland, a musician who recently moved to Seattle from New York, a person close to the Knox family confirmed for The Associated Press. Knox’s murder conviction in the 2007 stabbing of her roommate has been reinstated by an Italian court, but the former college exchange student maintains her innocence and vows she won’t willingly go back to Italy. Both Knox and Sutherland are 27. No wedding date had been set.

Italy's highest court has overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox, bringing to a definitive end the high-profile case.

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Time for Iran to make tough decisions in nuclear talks

In this March 26, 2015, photo, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, center, leaves a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and other U.S. officials at a hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland. U.S. and Iranian diplomats gather at a Baroque palace in Europe, a historic nuclear agreement within reach. Over Iraq’s deserts, their militaries fight a common foe. Leaders in Washington and Tehran, capitals once a million miles from each other in ideological terms, wrestle for the first time in decades with the notion of a rapprochement.

Six world powers and Iran move closer to a deal, but there are still major disagreements.

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Making headlines this week

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

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Celebrities protest new Indiana law

George Takei poses for a portrait at Quaker Good Energy Lodge with GenArt and the Collective , during the Sundance Film Festival, on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 in Park City, Utah.

Celebrities call for an Indiana boycott after the passing of a controversial law that could lead to discrimination against gay couples.