Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take


Thursday, March 10, 201603/10/2016

3/10/16 First Take

Ken and Mike kick off your warm Thursday morning with the Democratic debate, tonight’s Republican debate, Legislature passes tax compliance, Saufley addresses addiction in Maine, a Bill about service animals is considered and Warm weather and golf arrives!


Wednesday, March 9, 201603/09/2016

3/9/16 First Take

Ken and Mike start your Wednesday off with the Primary resuls, Lepage opposes solar energy. Panhandlers assault protesters, Jetport expansion, Parking is a big problem in Portland and Hearings on Route 1 summer congestion…


Tuesday, March 8, 201603/08/2016

3/8/16 First Take

Ken and Mike’s morning starts you off with Super Tuesday 2, Maine primary push, Erin Andrews verdict, Dug overdoses in Maine, LePage and UM tuition freeze and Peyton Manning retires…


Monday, March 7, 201603/07/2016

3/7/16 First Take

Ken and Mike start your week off with the Weekend primaries, the Democratic debate, Nancy Reagan, Alfond primary proposal, Peyton Manning retires and Portland overtime spending…


Friday, March 4, 201603/04/2016

3/4/16 First Take

Ken and Mike wrap up the first week of March with Trump vs. Romney, the Republican debate, Pot petitions, El Faro settlements, How did psychiatrist de los Heros get licensed in Maine and Vilsack says Lepage benefit cuts wrong…


Thursday, March 3, 201603/03/2016

3/3/16 Eggs N’ Issues

Ken and Mike are live from the Holiday Inn by the Bay this morning – Republicans rally against Trump Candidates appear in Maine, Marijuana and casino referendums fail for now, Kennebec County sheriff, Malaysian plane found? And LePage’s opiate proposal!


Wednesday, March 2, 201603/02/2016

3/2/16 First Take

Ken and Mike start your Wednesday off with Trump dominates republican Super Tuesday, Hillary dominates Democratic Super Tuesday, LePage in Waterboro, Narcan legislation moves forward, Astronaut Scott Kelly back on earth and the Erin Andrews lawsuit continues…


Tuesday, March 1, 201603/01/2016

3/1/16 Podcast Trey Hardin

ABC’s Trey Hardin joins Ken and Mike every Tuesday morning after the 7AM news!


Tuesday, March 1, 201603/01/2016

3/1/16 First Take

Ken and Mike start the month of March off with Super Tuesday, Competing minimum wage proposals, Bars battle breweries, Kidney transplant today, Justice Thomas asks questions in Maine gun case and George Kennedy is dead…


Monday, February 29, 201602/29/2016

2/29/16 First Take

Ken and Mike kick off your Monday morning with Hillary taking SC, Trump, Super Tuesday, Maine caucuses approaching, the Oscar and the Leap Year!

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