Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take


Friday, November 13, 201511/13/2015

11/13/15 Eggs N’ Issues First Take

Ken and Mike are at the Holiday Inn by the bay for Eggs N’ Issues this morning! Is Jihad john dead? Trump takes on Carson, Government oversight committee considers Eves/LePage conflict, Secret service agent caught in sting, Then Utah judge says lesbian can’t have child and Justin Dipietro arrested…


Thursday, November 12, 201511/12/2015

11/12/15 First Take

Kicking off this Thursday morning with Don Reiter, today’s Government Oversight Committee hearing, Robert Nadeau accused of misconduct, Student charged in threatening blacks at Missouri, Angel Green remembered, investigation continues and the Kurds launch offense against ISIS…


Wednesday, November 11, 201511/11/2015

11/11/15 First Take

Today’s Veteran’s Day edition of the Ken and Mike show includes the Republican debate, Don Reiter, University of Missouri, Abortion protest suit and Old Port Magazine cleared of ethics violation…


Tuesday, November 10, 201511/10/2015

11/10/15 First Take

Kicking off this Tuesday morning with the Republican debate, Missouri president resigns, Louisiana police shooting of child update and the Waterville principal…


Monday, November 9, 201511/09/2015

11/9/15 First Take

Ken rejoins Mike and kicks off the second week of November with Carson fighting the media, Trump on SNL, Russian jet update, Maine skips conservation funds and the Patriots…


Friday, November 6, 201511/06/2015

11/6/15 First Take

Mike and Dennis close out the first week of November with more on the Oakland shooting, Bonny Eagle student killed in car accident, Governor testifies, renews pledge to use Nat. Guard to fight drugs, Portland man with history of masturbating in public to be released from jail, Bush 41 book criticizes Cheney and Rumsfeld and the Russian jetliner…


Thursday, November 5, 201511/05/2015

11/5/15 First Take

Mike and Dennis start your Thursday morning off with yesterday’s Oakland shooting, Cop’s Suicide in Illinois, possible Legislation to stop videotaping at polls, Plastic bag ban in York, 12 bucks an hour min. wage statewide referendum coming and then the City of Portland agrees to pay $175k to cover ACLU of Maine’s legal costs in panhandling case….


Wednesday, November 4, 201511/04/2015

11/4/15 First Take

Mike and Dennis discuss the Portland mayoral race, Minimum wage Question 1, Scenic View Question 2, Clean Election wins and Lewiston/Biddeford mayoral races…


Tuesday, November 3, 201511/03/2015

11/3/15 First Take

Starting off your Tuesday morning with Election day, GOP debate revolt, Update on russian plane, Land for Maine’s Future and the Maine NAACP…


Monday, November 2, 201511/02/2015

11/2/15 First Take

Kicking off the first week of November – More of the El Faro found, KC wins World Series. Russian airplane crash update, Fred Thompson dies, Tiger’s caddy whines and NFL weekend wrap up…

Local Headlines

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Bill to Limit Use of Video Cameras at Polls Wins Support


A bill that would make it harder to use video cameras to intimidate voters is winning bipartisan support from Maine lawmakers.

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Maine Man Sentenced to 45 Years for Pipe Beating Death


A judge has imposed a 45-year prison sentence on a Maine man convicted in the pipe-beating death of another man in 2013.

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Maine Man Charged in Father’s Death Pleads Guilty


A Maine man who told detectives he got drunk, didn't take his medication and does not remember fatally shooting his father has pleaded guilty to manslaughter.

National Headlines

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Making headlines this week

A couple is seen through an American flag as they walk to a polling place for the New Hampshire primary, Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, in Nashua, N.H. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

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

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Roses and roaches: Cold-hearted Valentine’s Day ideas


With the coldest air in more than a decade forecast to grip the United States this Valentine's Day weekend, the holiday dedicated to love is flashing its frigid side.

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Consumers flexing their muscles


U.S. consumer spending regained momentum in January as households ramped up purchases of a variety of goods, in a hopeful sign that economic growth was picking up after slowing to a crawl at the end of 2015.

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Congress approves permanent Internet access tax ban


The U.S. Senate on Thursday passed legislation placing a permanent ban on states' taxing Internet access, sending the measure to President Barack Obama for signing into law.