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Thursday, February 5, 201502/05/2015

2/5/15 Podcast Mary Bruce

While senators on the Armed Services Committee conducted the confirmation hearing for Defense Secretary nominee Ashton Carter, they took to opportunity to urge the administration to send more military supplies to Jordan to assist them in their fight against ISIS, which for obvious reasons has amped up considerably of late.

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Thursday, February 5, 201502/05/2015

2/5/15 Podcast Johnathan LaBonte

Jonathan LaBonte, The Director of the Governor’s Office of Policy/Management and Mayor of Auburn discusses the Gov’s budget and tax reform proposal.

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Thursday, February 5, 201502/05/2015

2/5/15 Podcast Jim Ryan

Hundreds of residents of Stephenville, Texas, and surrounding towns will be summoned Thursday to begin jury selection for the trial of the man accused of killing retired Marine Chris Kyle two years ago on a shooting range.

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Wednesday, February 4, 201502/04/2015

2/4/15 Podcast Congressman Bruce Poliquin

Congressman Bruce Poliquin comes on the show and explains his vote against repealing ObamaCare.

morning-news-podcast

Wednesday, February 4, 201502/04/2015

2/4/15 Podcast Eye on Politics

Matt Gagnon and Jeremy FIsher join the show for our weekly Eye on Politics to discuss LePage’s budget and State of the State address.

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Wednesday, February 4, 201502/04/2015

2/4/15 Podcast Senator Garrett Mason

Senator Garrett Mason joins the show to go over reactions of yesterdays State of the State address.

morning-news-podcast

Wednesday, February 4, 201502/04/2015

2/4/15 Podcast Senator Justin Alfond

Senator Justin Alfond calls in this morning to go over reactions of the State of the State address.

morning-news-podcast

Wednesday, February 4, 201502/04/2015

2/4/15 Podcast Tom Rivers

On Tuesday, the militant extremist group, the Islamic State, released a video showing Jordanian pilot, Lt. Muath al-Kaseasbeh, being burned alive. The pilot was captured in December when his F-16 crashed near the de facto capital of the Islamic State group, which controls about a third of both Syria and neighboring Iraq in a self-declared caliphate.

morning-news-podcast

Tuesday, February 3, 201502/03/2015

2/3/15 Podcast Mary Bruce

While just some highlights were touted Monday morning, by afternoon more details regarding what is in the White House budget had emerged, including allowing Medicare to get a little tougher with drug companies to lower prices on the more pricey variety.

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Tuesday, February 3, 201502/03/2015

2/3/15 Podcast Scott Goldberg

As the number of reported measles cases surpasses 100, the American Academy of Pediatrics issued a new release urging parents to get their children vaccinated.

Local Headlines

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Maine Panel Rejects Bill to Nix Legislative Term Limits

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A legislative committee has dealt a blow to an effort to repeal term limits for lawmakers.

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Parents Want Medical Marijuana to be Allowed in Hospitals

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ Medical marijuana patients in Maine are urging Maine lawmakers to allow them to use smokeless forms…

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WGAN Maine Minute 4/27

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Hear WGAN's Maine Minute, with what you need to know today in Maine.

National Headlines

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Boston bomber’s lawyer urges ‘unrelenting punishment’ over death

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Convicted bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's lawyers are urging jurors to reject the death penalty, saying "no punishment could ever be equal to the terrible effects of these crimes."

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PHOTOS: Nepal earthquake

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Rescue and relief efforts are underway after a devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal on Saturday.

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Death toll climbs as Nepal scrambles to organize quake relief

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Thousands began fleeing the capital Kathmandu on Monday after two days of powerful aftershocks and shortages of food and water.

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Gas prices jump 13 cents; could climb further

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The average national price of a regular gallon of gasoline has jumped in the past two weeks to $2.58.