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Podcasts

morning-news-podcast

Thursday, October 29, 201510/29/2015

10/29/15 Podcast Ed Cervone

Educate Maine’s Executive Director Ed Cervone joins Ken and Mike on the indicators for Maine’s current grade school performance levels and where our kids are at and how our standards should be set…

morning-news-podcast

Thursday, October 29, 201510/29/2015

10/29/15 Podcast Jean Noon

Running for her husband’s seat in the Legislator in the 19th District, Gene joins Ken and Mike this morning to discuss her move to his position…

firsttake

Thursday, October 29, 201510/29/2015

10/29/15 First Take

This Thursday morning’s topics include the Republican debate, House passes budget, Mayoral candidates and LePage, SC deputy who assaulted teen fired, Maine bridges are not being repaired, MA DHHS failed to protect Bella Bond…

morning-news-podcast

Thursday, October 29, 201510/29/2015

10/28/15 Podcast Alex Stone

There is a pun in there somewhere. But getting down to business, the GOP candidates will be there debating the issues once again… with Carson’s recent surge ahead of Trump, Bush doing a campaign reset, and everybody but Carson and Trump languishing in single digits… expect the rhetoric to be sharper, perhaps meaner, definitely more direct. Alex Stone is in Boulder for the festivities, and previews Wednesday night’s GOP debate.

morning-news-podcast

Wednesday, October 28, 201510/28/2015

10/28/15 Eye on Politics

Every Wednesday after the 8AM News, WGAN political analysts – Matt Gagnon and Jeremy Fischer join Ken and MIke to discuss the latest in local and national politics…

morning-news-podcast

Wednesday, October 28, 201510/28/2015

10/28/15 Podcast Ted Talbot

Ted Talbot of the Maine DoT is discussing recent updates to the Park N’ Ride Spots. The new rules affect vehicles longer than 24 ft, parking more for 7 days or more than 24 hours during winter conditions. Ken and Mike discuss the details in depth..

morning-news-podcast

Wednesday, October 28, 201510/28/2015

10/28/15 First Take

Kicking off this Wednesday’s First Take with the Republican debate, School cop under fire in SC, LePage releases some land money, Eugene Martineau good father, wouldn’t hurt child, Attack on bacon scare tactic and First game world series…

morning-news-podcast

Tuesday, October 27, 201510/27/2015

10/27/15 Podcast Zach Heiden

Zach Heiden from the ACLU of Maine joins Ken and Mike this morning to discuss proposed legislation on prisoners’ communication rights in Maine prisons…

morning-news-podcast

Tuesday, October 27, 201510/27/2015

10/27/15 Podcast Andrew Bossie

 Executive Director of Maine Citizens for Clean Elections, Andrew Bossie joins Ken and Mike this morning to discuss the idea of clean Elections and campaign funding in Maine…

morning-news-podcast

Tuesday, October 27, 201510/27/2015

10/27/15 Podcast Trey Hardin

Every Tuesday after the 7AM news, ABC Political Analyst Trey Hardin joins Ken and Mike to discuss the latest in Politics…

Local Headlines

2 days ago in Local

Mother Gives Birth in Bath Supermarket Parking Lot

GENERIC BABY IN CAR SEAT

Emergency medical personnel successfully delivered a baby girl in the parking lot of a supermarket in southern Maine.

2 days ago in Local

Bill to Limit Use of Video Cameras at Polls Wins Support

VIDEOCAM

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

2 days ago in Local

Maine Man Sentenced to 45 Years for Pipe Beating Death

JASON COTE MUG

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

National Headlines

12 hours ago in National

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Scalia dead at 79

scalia

Scalia, appointed to the top U.S. court in 1986 by President Ronald Reagan, was known for his strident conservative views and theatrical flair in the courtroom.

2 days ago in National

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.

2 days ago in Entertainment, National

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

valentines

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.

2 days ago in National

Consumers flexing their muscles

shopping

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.