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Monday, February 16, 201502/16/2015

2/16/15 Steve Mistler

Portland press herald statehouse bureau chief Steve Mistler joins the show for this recurring Monday segment. Today, Mike, Barry and Steve talk about LePage’s recent town hall meeting.

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Monday, February 16, 201502/16/2015

2/16/15 Podcast Matt Zidle

Channel 8’s Matt Zidle has some explaining to do! We’ll go over the storm that wasn’t (Only 2.3in in Portland) and the bitter cold we’re currently experiencing this President’s day.

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Monday, February 16, 201502/16/2015

2/16/15 Podcast Ali Weinberg

House Speaker John Boehner says he isn’t bluffing, that he is willing to let funding for the Department of Homeland Security lapse as part of a Republican push to roll back President Barack Obama’s executive actions on immigration.

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Monday, February 16, 201502/16/2015

2/16/15 Podcast Scott Goldberg

Hopefully by now you’ve gotten over the loss of the Good Humor truck, because another sign that the times are a changin’ is about to hit.

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Friday, February 13, 201502/13/2015

2/13/15 Podcast Aaron Katersky

By now we are all used to it. Buy a dozen quality roses a month ago, no problem. Buy them with Saturday’s Valentine’s Day in mind, the price is substantially, way substantially, higher.

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Friday, February 13, 201502/13/2015

2/13/15 Podcast Devin Dwyer

President Obama will be in California on Friday to attend a cyber-security summit at Stanford University. The summit comes two days after the Obama Administration announced the creation of the Cyber Threat Intelligence Center.

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Friday, February 13, 201502/13/2015

2/13/15 Podcast Mary Mayhew

DHHS Commissioner Mary Mayher joins Mike and Dennis today to discuss budget and welfare.

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Friday, February 13, 201502/13/2015

2/13/15 Podcast Tom Rivers

You’ve heard of a “one-way ticket to Paradise”? That sounds pretty appealing. But what about a one-way ticket to Mars? Well, that’s what over 200,000 people are applying for.

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Thursday, February 12, 201502/12/2015

2/12/15 Podcast Brad Garrett

As President Obama ask Congress for authority to use military assets in the fight against ISIS, Brad looks at the current state of the battle.

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Thursday, February 12, 201502/12/2015

2/12/15 Capital Insights

This Thursday is Capital Insights with John Baldacci. Today, we talk about LePage’s town hall meeting from last night and compare and contrast with John’s past meetings.

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Search Teams Find 78-Year-Old Virginia Hiker Alive

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MILLINOCKET, Maine (AP) A 78-year-old hiker from Virginia who had been missing in Maine's Baxter State Park for three days has been found alive.

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Missing swimmer found dead in Mattawamkeag River

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The Maine Warden Service says they have found the body of a missing 9-year-old swimmer who had disappeared in the Mattawamkeag River in Penobscot County.

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Small plane crashes in Dexter, Maine

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A small plane has crashed in the central Maine town of Dexter.

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Making headlines this week

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A look back at some of this week's biggest newsmakers and the headlines you may have missed.

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How low will gas go?

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AAA predicts gas prices could drop below $2 a gallon by the end of the year.

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Buzz Aldrin wants to colonize Mars

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The second man to walk on the moon is pushing for a Mars settlement by 2040.

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U.S. vaccination rates high, but pockets of unvaccinated pose risk

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The vast majority of U.S. kindergarten-age children are vaccinated against preventable diseases but sizable pockets of unprotected children still exist, posing a public health threat, according to a government study.