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Podcasts

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Thursday, September 24, 201509/24/2015

9/24/15 Podcast John Jennings

Discussing the new needle disposal receptacles in Deering Oaks Park in Portland, Newly appointed City Manager John Jennings joins the guys this morning to talk about this community effort…

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Thursday, September 24, 201509/24/2015

9/24/15 First Take

Ken and Mike kick off today with the Pope’s visit, Government shutdown pending (again), Trump whines about rivals and media; Won’t appear on Fox, Republicans propose referendum on taxes and welfare and Bras in jail…

morning-news-podcast

Wednesday, September 23, 201509/23/2015

9/23/15 Eye on Politics

On today’s Eye on Politics, Matt and Jeremy join the show to talk about controversial statements said against muslims running for offices…

morning-news-podcast

Wednesday, September 23, 201509/23/2015

9/23/15 Podcast Jerry Gappens

Jerry Gappens from New Hampshire Motor Speedway joins Ken and Mike this morning…

morning-news-podcast

Wednesday, September 23, 201509/23/2015

9/23/15 Podcast Anne Haskell / Roger Katz

Republican State Senator Katz and Democratic State Senator Haskell join the show this morning to discuss the Governor’s refusal to make appointments until the Legislature is back in session…

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Wednesday, September 23, 201509/23/2015

9/23/15 First Take

Today’s affectionate Wednesday topics include the Pope visiting US, LePage, Connor MacCalister to plead guilty. Syracuse kiss cam, Trash cans for needles and in sports -Yogi Berra, Jack Larson dead…

morning-news-podcast

Tuesday, September 22, 201509/22/2015

9/22/15 Podcast Sheriff Joyce

Joining us in the studio this morning, Sheriff Kevin Joyce discusses the current controversy at the Cumberland County Jail and under-wire Bra straps of attorneys tripping up the security system….

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Tuesday, September 22, 201509/22/2015

9/22/15 Podcast Mayor Linda Cohen

Portland Mayor Linda Cohen joins Ken and Mike this morning to discuss her vote last night to impose a 5 cent fee on plastic bags and also the ban on Styrofoam….

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Tuesday, September 22, 201509/22/2015

9/22/15 Podcast Trey Hardin

Trey Hardin joins Ken and Mike every Tuesday morning after the 7AM News…

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Tuesday, September 22, 201509/22/2015

9/22/15 Podcast Amy Fairfield

In the wake of the Cumberland county jail’s decision to require female Attorneys to remove their bras with an under wire in order to get through the metal detectors at the facility, Amy Fairfeild shares her first-hand experience with having to remove her bra to get in. The decision has since been rescinded…

Local Headlines

4 hours ago in Local

Maine Man Charged with Manslaughter in Death of Girlfriend

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A Maine man who shot his fiancée in the head while showing a gun to a prospective buyer in a Bath parking lot is facing criminal charges.

8 hours ago in Local

Maine Bookstore Owner Makes Huge Profit in Rare Stamp Sale

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A central Maine bookstore owner cashed in after selling a set of rare U.S. Postal Service stamps that brought in just under $60,000 at an auction in Fairfield

8 hours ago in Local

Maine Landlord Who Killed Tenants Gets Life in Prison

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A Maine landlord who admitted killing two tenants in 2012 following a dispute over parking spots after a snowstorm has been sentenced to life in prison.

National Headlines

10 hours ago in National

Wall Street tumbles

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Wall Street was off more than 1 percent on Thursday, pushing the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones industrial average down 10 percent for the year, as investors jettisoned stocks and scurried toward safer shores.

15 hours ago in National

Congress likely to give final OK to local Internet tax ban

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Congress is a step away from sending to President Barack Obama a bipartisan compromise that would permanently keep state and local governments from taxing access to the Internet.

16 hours ago in National

U.S. preparing for Zika

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President Obama is asking Congress for over $1.8 billion in emergency funds to fight Zika at home and abroad, and pursue a vaccine.

16 hours ago in National

In Illinois homecoming, Obama calls for improved tone in U.S. politics

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Obama won the White House in 2008 partially on a promise to overcome partisan divides in Washington. He has called his failure to do that, seven years after taking office, a regret.