Ken and Mike

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Friday, June 26, 201506/26/2015

6/26/15 First Take

Wrapping up this week, today’s topics include Lepage v. Eves and Lepage saying everyone should be shot, the Supreme Court and ACA, NY escapee update then Clinton emails and Bristol Palin pregnant again…


Thursday, June 25, 201506/25/2015

6/25/15 First Take

Today’s top stories for the day include Eves vs. LePage, the Confederate flag, Tsarnaev’s sentencing, Obama handles a heckler and Hannaford’s has been sold then Center Lovell Inn…


Wednesday, June 24, 201506/24/2015

6/24/15 First Take

Today is the day we affectionately refer to as – Wednesday! The SC confederate flag debate continues, Brady’s appeal, Prison break updates, Welfare reform in Maine fails and other legislative news – Efficiency Maine, New Mkt Cap Investment program and Center Lovell Inn sale investigated…


Tuesday, June 23, 201506/23/2015

6/23/15 First Take

Today’s First Take Topics include the Confederate flag, Obama uses N word, Tom Brady, Legislative news – Hayrides, GA for asylum seekers, Peoples referendums, Maine New Mkt program then NY prison break updated and Angus King has cancer…


Monday, June 22, 201506/22/2015

6/22/15 First Take

Ken and Mike kick off this week with controvorsy over the confederate flag, NY prison break updated, New Orleans cop killing, Uber and guns then Sharks in Maine and Spieth wins US Open…


Friday, June 19, 201506/19/2015

6/19/15 First Take

Wrapping up the week, today’s First Take topics include the SC church killer in custody, LePage vetoes overruled, the Pope issues letter on climate change, Asylum seekings may be able to get PA in Portland then Super Ct says Texas confederate license plate can be outlawed and Sandoval benched…


Thursday, June 18, 201506/18/2015

6/18/15 First Take

Topics for this Thursday…More on the Budget, LePage reacts to budget, Prison break update, the Pope to issue letter on climate change then Brian Williams not to return as anchor and Woman to be featured on $10 bill…


Wednesday, June 17, 201506/17/2015

6/17/15 First Take

Its the Budget today, the NY convicts, more on Rachel Doleza, Transfats! Then Sports – Golden State Native Americans, St. Louis Cardinals and Donald Trump is in the Presidential race…


Tuesday, June 16, 201506/16/2015

6/16/15 First Take

Topics for today include The Budget, NY escapees still at large, Rachel Zolezal and the NAACP, Right to Die legislation in Maine, Jeb Bush runs for president after is pre-announcement and Blackhaws win Stanley Cup…


Monday, June 15, 201506/15/2015

6/15/15 First Take

Ken leads today’s show with Sean Moody to talk about the NY ecapees, the Budget, Right to Die legislation, Jeb Bush to announce then Inspecting amusement rides and the Old Port Festival…

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