Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take


Tuesday, January 19, 201601/19/2016

1/19/16 First Take

Ken and Mike start off with news of Glenn Frey’s death, Thibodeau 1st republican to speak at MLK celebration; LePage in Lewiston gathering, is Portland’s minimum wage illegal? Scarborough shooting, Don McLean arrested and an Oscar boycott…


Monday, January 18, 201601/18/2016

1/18/16 First Take

Ken and Mike start off by recognizing Martin Luther King Day, then the Democrats debate, Iran prisoner exchange, ISIS kill hundreds in Syria, Where should graduate center be built? And the Patriots…


Friday, January 15, 201601/15/2016

1/15/16 First Take

Mike and Dennis kick off your morning with LePage avoided impeachment, the GOP Debate, Petition signatures for statewide vote on min. wage submitted, Wells woman dead for more than 2 yrs. No one knew, Mainers spent 4.6 million on Powerball tickets and Windham woman shot and killed in her home by her husband…


Thursday, January 14, 201601/14/2016

1/14/16 First Take

Ken and Mike kick off your Thursday morning with LePage Impeachment, Asst to the mayor, the Powerball, Al Jazeera, a Wells woman is dead and Chandler Jones…


Wednesday, January 13, 201601/13/2016

1/13/16 First Take

Ken and Mike brave the winter weather this morning to deliver you the latest on Obama’s Final State of the Union, Iran has let sailors go, LePage, Drug bill passes in ME House, Cold case squad being funded and the Powerball…


Tuesday, January 12, 201601/12/2016

1/12/16 Eggs N’ Issues

This morning is the monthly Eggs N’ Issues segment live from the Holiday Inn by the Bay! Ken and Mike kick off your morning with Bombing in Turkey, Oregon stand off continues, CVS is looking to tear down buildings on Forest Ave, Real ID in maine gets two year extension, George Mitchell to lead St. Patrick’s Day parade in NY,..


Monday, January 11, 201601/11/2016

1/11/16 First Take

Ken and Mike kick off you week with David Bowie, El Chapo, LePage Impeachment, Bernie gaining ground in polls in NH and Iowa, the Playoffs and the Powerball….


Friday, January 8, 201601/08/2016

1/8/16 First Take

Mike returns to close out your first week of the year with Obama and guns, Markets rattled, Paul LePage’s latest controversy, Oregon standoff continues, Falmouth land to be developed ane the continually rising Powerball…


Thursday, January 7, 201601/07/2016

1/7/16 First Take

Ken and Phil Harriman start off your morning with China markets shake up world economy, North Korea maybe didn’t have bomb, Trump says China’s problem, Trump v. Cruz, Legislative session begins, Tribes want Oregon protesters off their land and Auburn allows medical marijuana in schools….


Wednesday, January 6, 201601/06/2016

1/6/15 First Take

Ken and Phil Harriman start off your middle of the week with North Korea, Obama gun proposals, Legislative session begins, LePage responds to suit, threat of impeachment, Flag ladies and Powerball…

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