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Wednesday, December 9, 201512/09/2015

12/9/15 Podcast Courtney Sturgeon

WMTW Channel 8’s Courtney Sturgeon joins Ken and Mike to discuss LePage’s recent public TownHall meeting…

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Wednesday, December 9, 201512/09/2015

12/9/15 First Take

Today’s topics for your Wednesday morning…More Trump, McDonald reelected in Lewiston, LePage at Portland town hall, Third Paris bomber identified, San Bernadino male shooter plotted in 2012 and Girl Scout cookies going on line….

morning-news-podcast

Tuesday, December 8, 201512/08/2015

12/8/15 Podcast Eric Russell

Discussing Lewiston’s Mayoral Runoff today, Eric Russell of the Portland Press Herald joins Ken and Mike on this fine Tuesday morning…

morning-news-podcast

Tuesday, December 8, 201512/08/2015

12/8/15 Podcast Kyle Jones

Channel 8, WMTW’s Reporter Kyle Jones joins Ken and Mike today to share her current “No-fly”list situation….

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Tuesday, December 8, 201512/08/2015

12/8/15 Podcast Trey Hardin

Every Tuesday after the 7AM news, ABC Political Analyst Trey Hardin joins ken and Mike to discuss the latest in National and World News…

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Tuesday, December 8, 201512/08/2015

12/8/15 First Take

This morning’s topics include Trump Banning Muslims, Strimling’s Inauguration, Lewiston mayoral race, Oscar Pistorius gets bailed, LePage: National guard and town hall investigation then USS Zumwalt…

morning-news-podcast

Monday, December 7, 201512/07/2015

12/7/15 Podcast Chris Busby

Editor of The Bollard and writer for the BDN, Chris Busby joins Ken and Mike to talk about the missing Appalachian Trail runner and some theories surrounding her mysterious death…

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Monday, December 7, 201512/07/2015

12/7/15 Podcast Steve Mistler

Every Monday morning after the 8AM news, Portland Press Herald’s own Steve Mistler joins Ken and Mike to discuss the latest in this week’s local Politics…

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Monday, December 7, 201512/07/2015

12/7/15 Podcast Mark Holbrooke

Mark Holbrooke – Currently seeking Republican nomination in the First Republican district against Chellie Pingree joins Ken and Mike on this fine Monday morning…

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Monday, December 7, 201512/07/2015

12/7/15 Monday’s With the Mayor

New Mayor Elect Ethan Strimling joins Ken and Mike for our new weekly segment – Monday’s With the Mayor! We will start giving a whole hour to open up the floor allowing you to ask the Mayor questions…

Local Headlines

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Police Investigating Thefts find Teens Handcuffed Together

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Authorities in Maine say they found two car burglary suspects handcuffed together after an overnight crime spree.

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Parents get strange letter about missing son decades later

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A mysterious letter that was recently sent to a couple whose son disappeared nearly 40 years ago from Fort Kent, Maine, has rekindled police interest in the case.

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Hazmat crews respond to ammonia leak in Portland

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Hazardous material crews spent the morning cleaning up an ammonia leak in Portland.

National Headlines

16 hours ago in National

Democrats, seeking unity, give Sanders say in party platform

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The Democratic Party said on Monday it would give U.S. presidential contender Bernie Sanders a prominent say in writing its platform this year, a gesture that could ease tensions between Sanders' camp and party leaders, whom Sanders has accused of favoring rival Hillary Clinton.

16 hours ago in National

Hawaii could be first to put gun owners in federal database

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Hawaii could become the first state in the nation to enter gun owners into an FBI database that will automatically notify police if an island resident is arrested anywhere else in the country.

16 hours ago in Lifestyle, National

Kicking the habit: Adult smoking rate in U.S. is falling fast

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The smoking rate among U.S. adults has been falling steadily for decades but the latest survey from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention finds the 2015 decline is the biggest in more than 20 years.

16 hours ago in National

States on Zika’s frontline see big gaps in funding, expertise

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In Mississippi, a small team of entomologists has begun the first survey of mosquito populations in decades. Experts do not believe the kind of mosquitoes most likely to carry the Zika virus are active in the state, but they cannot know for sure.