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Thursday, October 2, 201410/02/2014

10-2 Dr Scott Rusk

Dr. Scott Rusk, Vice President and Chief Medical Officer at Mercy Hospital joins us to discuss the local reaction and planning for Ebola and also the first Maine child testing positive for enterovirus.

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Wednesday, October 1, 201410/01/2014

10-1 Eye on Politics

Jeremy Fischer and Dean Scontras give their Eye on Politics on Eliot Cutler’s accusation that Gov. Paul LePage of badly mismanaged the state’s efforts to save the Great Northern Paper Company and more!

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Wednesday, October 1, 201410/01/2014

10-1 Eliot Cutler

Eliot Cutler joins to discuss his accusation that Gov. Paul LePage of badly mismanaged the state’s efforts to save the Great Northern Paper Company.

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Wednesday, October 1, 201410/01/2014

10-1 James Page

Ken and Mike talk to Eggs and Issues keynote speaker Chancellor James Page of the University of Maine

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Tuesday, September 30, 201409/30/2014

9-30 Trey Hardin

ABC’s Trey Hardin joins to discuss the political volatility of ground troops in Iraq.

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Monday, September 29, 201409/29/2014

9-29 Steve Mistler

Press Herald’s Steve Mistler joins to discuss the latest on the Maine Gubernatorial race.

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Monday, September 29, 201409/29/2014

9-29 Susan Dench

Susan Dench, rejected as a UMaine Trustee joins the show

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Friday, September 26, 201409/26/2014

Bill Nemitz 9/26/2014

Bill Nemitz joins Mike and Barry Hobbins to talk about slow internet speeds in rural Maine.

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Friday, September 26, 201409/26/2014

Governor Paul LePage 9/26/14

Governor Paul LePage joins Mike and Barry Hobbins.

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Thursday, September 25, 201409/25/2014

9-25 Capital Insights

Former Governor John Baldacci gives his Capital Insights on “debate gate” and other issues!

Local Headlines

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Maine Mail Carrier Delivers A Rescue On Her Route

GENERIC MAIL TRUCK

AUBURN, Maine (AP) A mail carrier in Maine is being called a hero after helping save a 90-year-old man she spotted him on the ground while on her route.

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Maine Committee To Decide Whether To Investigate Gov. LePage

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) Maine's Government Oversight Committee is set to meet to discuss claims that Republican Gov. Paul LePage overstepped his authority by pressuring a school for at-risk youth into firing the speaker of the House of Representatives from the top job there.

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ME Nurse Union Contract Set To Expire As Negotiations Go On

GENERIC NURSES

BANGOR, Maine (AP) A Maine nurse union that is in the midst of negotiations with Eastern Maine Medical Center is nearing the end of its contract.

National Headlines

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U.S. runs hundreds of counter-terrorism investigations

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Police tape cordons off the site of a car bomb attack in Sanaa, Yemen, Tuesday, June 30, 2015. The explosion occurred near a military hospital in the Yemeni capital on Monday, causing dozens of casualties including civilians, security officials said. The Islamic State's Sanaa Division claimed responsibility on Twitter for detonating the parked car bomb, according to the SITE Intelligence Group monitoring service. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)

U.S. authorities are pursuing hundreds of active counter-terrorism investigations embracing all 50 American states.

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After ‘gratifying’ week, Obama has long to-do list for his time left in office

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The President, who has about 18 months left in his second term, hopes to work with Congress on infrastructure funding and reforming the criminal justice system.

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Nearly one in three Americans owns a gun

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About 29 percent of people nationwide reported owning a gun.

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U.S.-Cuba deal to restore ties to be unveiled today

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The United States and Cuba have reached an agreement to reopen embassies and restore diplomatic ties severed more than five decades ago,