Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take

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Friday, January 10, 201401/10/2014

1-10 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Friday first take covers Chris Christie, a taxpayer funded study on Maine’s welfare system, Gov. Lepage signs bill to label Genetically Modified Food, Portland considers a shopping bag fee and more!

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Thursday, January 9, 201401/09/2014

1-9 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Thursday First Take covers a brewing political scandal in New Jersey, a spiel between Janet Mills and Governor LePage, Maine’s poor broadband service, and more!

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Wednesday, January 8, 201401/08/2014

1-8 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers the polar vortex, Mainers on welfare using EBT cards to make purchases at bars and smoke shops, LePage says 12 year old’s should be allowed to work, and more!

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Tuesday, January 7, 201401/07/2014

1-7 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take talks about road conditions. Are they as bad as warned? Also, the search continues for the driver who killed a Poland man in an act of road rage, the new chair of the Fed has been chosen, and more!

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Monday, January 6, 201401/06/2014

1-6 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take keeps you up to date on the latest weather here and around the rest of the country, a Poland man the victim of a random act of road rage, plus much more!

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Friday, January 3, 201401/03/2014

1-3 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Friday First Take asks the question, what’s the toughest job during the storm? The New DHHS Building and the latest in School cancellations!

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Tuesday, December 31, 201312/31/2013

12-31 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers another suspected suicide bombing in Russia as the Winter Olympics approaches, New Years Eve, New Hampshire considering marijuana legalization, and more!

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Monday, December 30, 201312/30/2013

12-30 First Take

Ken and Arthur’s Monday First Take covers a New York Times report on Benghazi, the White House claiming two million Obamacare signups, stormwatch updates, and more!

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Friday, December 27, 201312/27/2013

12-27 First Take

Ken and Demi Kouzounas (sitting in for a vacationing Mike Violette) discuss Mainers who are still without power, Shipping Delays and the dangers of Carbon Monoxide.

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Thursday, December 26, 201312/26/2013

12-26 First Take

The Monday First Take covers UPS having some delivery problems before Christmas, thousands of Mainers still without power, a Duck Dynasty marathon on A&E, and more!

Local Headlines

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Fire Extinguished at Maine Elementary School

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GENERIC FIRE LARGE

Fire departments quickly put out a fire in the gym of an elementary school in a small Maine town.

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Maine Hearing on Bats With White Nose Syndrome Set For April

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A bill that proposes to add two bat species that have been severely reduced by white nose syndrome to Maine's endangered species list will be the subject of a public hearing in April.

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Maine National Guard Unit’s Deployment to Kuwait Canceled

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The planned deployment of a Maine National Guard unit to Kuwait next year has been canceled.

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Stars join protests over passing of Indiana’s Religious Freedom law

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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.

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Senate’s Harry Reid will not seek re-election

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Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid of Nev. adjusts his glasses as he speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, March 24, 2015, following a policy luncheon. Reid is wearing special glasses as part of his recovery from injuries suffered in an exercise accident in January.

Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid says that it would be "inappropriate" for him to seek re-election.

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New York buildings collapse in possible gas blast

Firefighters battle a fire at the site of a residential apartment building collapse and fire in New York City's East Village neighborhood, March 26, 2015.

Four apartment buildings in New York City caught fire from an apparent gas explosion, causing 19 injuries.

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Oil price falls as Middle East supply fears ease

A general view shows oil tanks at the Bashneft-Ufimsky refinery plant (Bashneft - UNPZ) outside Ufa, Bashkortostan, January 29, 2015.

Oil prices fell more than $1 a barrel on Friday as worries receded over the Saudi Arabia-led air strikes in Yemen.