Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take


Monday, September 14, 201509/14/2015

9/14/15 First Take

Mike and Dennis kick off the week with the Refugee crisis, CBS News poll says Sanders up by 22 pts, Westbrook considers making landlords liable for displaced tenants, Next up to ban plastic bags? Falmouth? Booted cars in private lots in Portland and Moses Malone Passes away at 60…


Friday, September 11, 201509/11/2015

9/11/15 First Take

On a commemorative 9/11 edition of the Ken and Mike show, Mike and Jeremy Fischer start First Take with the 14th Anniversary of 9/11, Patriots raise banner, Biden says
he’s unsure of a run for Prez, Clinton continues to lose ground, Portland car booting in private lots, Brennan calls min. wage hike “historic”…


Thursday, September 10, 201509/10/2015

9/10/15 First Take

Jeremy Fischer and Mike open up this Thursday morning with – Portland City Council reverses and keeps tipped workers min. wage at 3.75, South Portland City Council approves 5 cent shopping bag fee and bans polystyrene. Are you ready for some football?! Pats raise the banner tonight vs. Steelers. Some southern Maine schools close because of heat yesterday, then Hillary slams Obama and the Appalachian Trail record setting hiker fined $500 for drinking on trail after setting record….


Wednesday, September 9, 201509/09/2015

9 – 8 First Take

Mike and Barry give you their First Take on the big topics of the day!


Wednesday, September 9, 201509/09/2015

9-9 First Take

Mike and Dennis give you their first take on the big topics of the day!


Friday, September 4, 201509/04/2015

9/4/15 First Take

Closing out the week this Friday morning with Tom Brady, more on the KY clerk, Trump signs pledge, Facebook nude pictures then York toll booth and Leon Gorman…


Thursday, September 3, 201509/03/2015

9/3/15 First Take

On this Thursday’s First Take – European migrant crisis, KY gay marriage. Facebook nude pictures, Foxcroft Academy confederate flag then Panhandling banned in Rochester and Chewing tobacco banned at Fenway…


Wednesday, September 2, 201509/02/2015

9/2/15 First Take

Its the middle of the week and today’s topics include Illinois cop killed, Stock Market crashes, KY clerk in contempt, Biddeford city council declines sex abuse probe then Homeowner shoots thief and Paul Rand in Freeport…


Tuesday, September 1, 201509/01/2015

9/1/15 First Take

Kicking off the month of September, Ken and Mike’s topics today include Trump and his polls, Hillary and emails, Tom Brady,…


Monday, August 31, 201508/31/2015

8/31/15 First Take

Its Ken’s Birthday! We kick off the week with the Dems debate flap, Tom Brady, a Second prison in Maine, Tardy teacher, U-Texas removes Wilson, Davis and Obama renames Mt. McKinley…

Local Headlines

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Police: 2 Men Arrested for Fatal Bangor Shooting


Police have arrested two New York men for the shooting of two people, one fatally, at an apartment house in Bangor.

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Maine Police: 6 Fires Intentionally Set Along Interstate 95


Maine State Police say they are looking for a white sedan with two men inside who may be responsible for setting six fires along a 10-mile stretch of Interstate 95 southbound from Waterville to Sidney.

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Methamphetamine Continues to be a Problem in Maine


Maine's heroin epidemic is getting much of the attention from law enforcement officials and policymakers, but methamphetamine continues to be a persistent problem.

National Headlines

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Trump drops 12 points in poll: Reuters/Ipsos


Donald Trump's support among Republicans has dropped 12 points in less than a week according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll.

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Police name suspect in Colorado Springs shooting


Police on Saturday identified the suspect in a deadly shooting at a Planned Parenthood clinic.

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Black Friday crowds thin in subdued start to holiday shopping


America's annual Black Friday shopping extravaganza was short on fireworks this year.

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Making headlines this week

Santa Claus participates in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on Thursday, Nov. 26, 2015, in New York. (Photo by Scott Roth/Invision/AP)

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