Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take


Friday, October 23, 201510/23/2015

10/23/15 First Take

Honoring the Buddha by closing out the week with some morning news – Hillary gets grilled, an ISIS prison raid, Paul Ryan, El Faro ship debris, PPH endorse Ethan – two counselors school board member Brennan and then Fogel victims get $100k each…


Thursday, October 22, 201510/22/2015

10/22/15 First Take

Kicking off this Thursday and welcoming Mike back to the studio – Today’s topics include Joe Biden, the Benghazi hearing, Ryan to be speaker? Netanyahu’s comments on the nazis then Abortion lawsuit fees paid by city and more on Rachel Talbot Ross…


Wednesday, October 21, 201510/21/2015

10/21/15 First Take

Ken and Arthur kick off this Wednesday morning with Paul Ryan, Assad in Moscow, more on El Faro, Tax / welfare referendum, New proposed prison rules and Jim Webb out, may run as independent…


Tuesday, October 20, 201510/20/2015

10/20/15 First Take

Ken and Arthur King kick off this morning with the Lewiston mayor’s race, Xavier Trudeau new Canadian PM, Will Biden run? Ranked choice voting petitions submitted, Portland affordable housing and Grad rates in Maine rise…


Monday, October 19, 201510/19/2015

10/19/15 First Take

Kicking off the week this morning with Trump on Bush, the Iran nuclear deal goes into effect today, Speaker of the House update, Biden still considers run; Bernie says raise taxes on everyone then Lamar Odom and Pat, Michigan…


Thursday, October 15, 201510/15/2015

10/15/15 First Take

Kicking off this Thursday morning with more on the El Faro lawsuit, Concealed weapons, Spurwink Rod and Gun club, McAuley splits from church, Midtown project a go and Wild inning in Toronto win…


Wednesday, October 14, 201510/14/2015

10/14/15 Eggs N’ Issues

Kicking off Eggs N’ Issues this morning with the Democratic debate, Portland mayors race, Lepage in Lewiston town meeting, Planned parenthood to forego reimbursement for fetal tissue, Republicans jump into lewiston mayors race…


Tuesday, October 13, 201510/13/2015

10/13/15 First Take

Kicking off this fine Tuesday morning with the Dem debate, the Portland mayoral race, Speaker of House update, 2nd district congress money. Woman ordered to take hunter safety and then Playboy no longer to have nude pictures…


Monday, October 12, 201510/12/2015

10/12/15 First Take

Kicking off this Monday morning with “Indigenous People Day”, Russia in Syria, Skowhegan mascot rally, Scenic Viewpoint ordinance, Airbnb and the Pats…


Friday, October 9, 201510/09/2015

10/9/15 First Take

Closing out the best day of the work week – Friday with more on the El Faro, Kevin McCarthy out, Connor MacCalister pleads guilty in Shaw’s Stabbing, York HS student has knife, Poliquin accused of ethics violationi and Rock and Roll HOF nominees…

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