Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take


Thursday, August 20, 201508/20/2015

8/20/15 First Take

Today’s topics in the news include Jared from Subway, Tom Brady, Ethan Stimling, the Prep school rape case, Lepage will resign??? and Portland “scenic viewpoints” referundum…


Wednesday, August 19, 201508/19/2015

8/19/15 First Take

On today’s show, LePage’s drug summit, Tom Brady, Jared Fogle, Ethan Stimling, Female viagra and Red Sox shake up…


Tuesday, August 18, 201508/18/2015

8/18/15 First Take

On today’s First Take, Bodies recovered from Indonesia crash and blast in Bangkok, Ethan to run for Mayor, Women become US rangers, Trump goes after Zuckerberg then Domestic violence perps to wear monitoring bracelets and the Clinton / Lewinski anniversay…


Monday, August 17, 201508/17/2015

8/17/15 First Take

Kicking off our sweltering mid-August week…Presidential updates – Trump says build fence, get rid of all illegal aliens, LePage’s notes, South Portland plastic bag fee, MSP social attack, Old Farmer’s Almanac and Jason Day wins PGA…


Friday, August 14, 201508/14/2015

8/14/15 First Take

Ken and Mike Wrap up this week with the US Embassy opening in Cuba, Will Al Gore run for Prez? The recent Back Cove rape in Portland, Riverview misses appeal then Biddeford mayor posts You Tube about sex abuse and…Free the Nipple.


Thursday, August 13, 201508/13/2015

8/13/15 First Take

On today’s show, the Latest Iowa polls- Hillary to come to Portland, Tom Brady, Back Bay assault, Eves / LePage lawsuit then Stephanie Gebo feared Robert Burton and Autisti child from social media explosion visits Funtown in Saco…


Wednesday, August 12, 201508/12/2015

8/12/15 First Take

On today’s First Take back in the studio…Trump leading the polls, Hillary’s emails, Deflategate, Robert Burton surrenders, LePage and drug then a Couple in MS wanted to join ISIS…


Tuesday, August 11, 201508/11/2015

8/11/15 Bill Dodge First Take

Live again from the BMW dealership in Westbrook, Ken and Mike are eagerly awaiting to see if anyone can “Crak the vault” and win a brand new 2015 BMW. Today’s First Take topics include Ferguson, Trump, Air traffic fatigue, Maine gas prices, New Mexico hikers and Google…


Monday, August 10, 201508/10/2015

8/10/15 Bill Dodge First Take

Live at the BMW Showroom in Westbrook. Ken and Mike kick off the week with the Feguson anniversary, Trump vs. Meghan Cain, Baldacci goes after Poliquin, Search for Florida teens suspended then LePage letter about Eves and Frank Gifford…


Friday, August 7, 201508/07/2015

8/7/15 First Take

Mike and Dennis wrap up the week with the Varsity Debate, the JV Debate, LePage loses to Maine. Supreme Court, Jon Stewart’s last Daily Show then Renewed search for teen girl missing nearly 30 years.and Native Americans rally to get Skowhegan to drop Indians nickname…

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