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Monday, February 1, 201602/01/2016

2/1/16 Podcast Lisa bird

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Lisa Bird from Bangor Saving Bank joins Mike and Barry this morning to discuss Community Matters which is a vote on Non-Profit agencies from around the state.

firsttake

Monday, February 1, 201602/01/2016

2/1/16 First Take

In Ken & Mike's First Take, Podcasts

Mike and Barry kick off your first day of February with the Iowa Caucuses, New Hampshire, More Maine heroin arrests, Teens in Saco, ME Turnpike use and revenues up in 2015, ME GOP welfare and tax reform proposals won’t make 2016 ballot and it looks like at least 5 initiatives will make the Maine ballot…

morning-news-podcast

Friday, January 29, 201601/29/2016

1/29/16 Podcast Wicked Tuna Crew

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Talking about their 5th season of Wicked Tuna on the National Geographic channel, The Maine crew for the fishing program join Mike and Barry this morning!

morning-news-podcast

Friday, January 29, 201601/29/2016

1/29/16 Chris Busby

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Talking about the  Largay case, Chris Busby joins Mike and Barry this morning!

morning-news-podcast

Friday, January 29, 201601/29/2016

1/29/16 Podcast Jon Jennings

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City Manager Jon Jennings joins Mike and Barry to talk about Portland’s new Fire Chief!

morning-news-podcast

Friday, January 29, 201601/29/2016

1/29/16 Podcast Bruce Poliquin

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Bruce Poliquin joins Mike and Barry to discuss recent Legislation…

morning-news-podcast

Friday, January 29, 201601/29/2016

1/29/16 Podcast Aaron Katersky

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The GOP debate in Iowa will be in the books, sans Trump we assume, though with last minute developments you never know. The highlights of the evening, from the debate and perhaps from outside the debate. Plus analysis of whether there is potentially any resulting movement on the meter as we head into the final weekend before the Iowa caucus.

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Friday, January 29, 201601/29/2016

1/29/16 First Take

In Ken & Mike's First Take, Podcasts

Mike and Barry Hobbins close out your week with the Iowa GOP Debate, Trump holds vets fundraiser during debate, ME Republican ballot initiatives on taxes may have to wait til 2017, ME Chief Justice Leigh Saufley reappointed to a 3rd term by LePage, Jefferson Airplane co-founder Paul Kanther dead at 74 and Mt. Blue High student expelled for giving away pot brownies on school grounds…

morning-news-podcast

Thursday, January 28, 201601/28/2016

1/28/16 Podcast Brad Garrett

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Brad discusses a couple issues that are front and center this week.  First you have the ongoing situation in the hinterlands of Oregon.  Authorities finally made a move on Tuesday, though it resulted in one death.  And now they are trying to end the stand-off once and for all.  The initial hands-off strategy had its detractors, and now it appears to be evolving.  Brad gives his take on how things are being handled, and why things are being handled as they are.  Also, Brad’s take on the Congressional task force recommending that mandatory minimum sentences for drug offenders be reserved for “drug kingpins,” , and calling on prisons to encourage inmates to participate in programs and treatments proven to lower recidivism by offering them time off their sentences.

morning-news-podcast

Thursday, January 28, 201601/28/2016

1/28/16 Capital Insights

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Former 2 Term Governor John Baldacci joins the show every other Thursday morning after the 8AM news!

Local Headlines

10 hours ago in Local

Maine Man Charged With Raping Woman, 73, Pleads Not Guilty

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A Maine man has pleaded not guilty to charges he broke into a 73-year-old woman's home and raped her at gunpoint

14 hours ago in Local

Phish’s Drummer, Barney Frank to Stump for Sanders, Clinton

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Former Rep. Barney Frank and the drummer of the band Phish are going to speak on behalf of Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders at the Maine Democratic Party's convention.

14 hours ago in Local

Portland Mayor: City didn’t know about Portland Pirates move

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Portland's mayor says the city didn't know that the Portland Pirates of the American Hockey League were planning to leave Maine for Springfield, Massachusetts.

National Headlines

19 hours ago in National, World

Mayors from big cities around globe push climate initiatives

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The mayors of major cities from around the world are banding together to fight global warming by investing in public transportation and electric cars, planting trees and switching to solar energy.

22 hours ago in National

Fired up by Sanders, Democrats shift left on health care

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As the Obama administration is counting down its final year in office, many Democrats are finding less to like about the president's health care law.

22 hours ago in National

U.S. to boost airport staffing to manage long security lines

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With airlines worried that long security lines may discourage summer travelers, the U.S. government said it will add airport staff and bomb-sniffing dogs and ramp up pre-screening enrollment efforts.

22 hours ago in National

Republicans grapple with whether to back Trump for White House

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Republican lawmakers, operatives and donors grappled with whether to support Donald Trump, who effectively clinched his party's presidential nomination this week after his two remaining rivals, Ted Cruz and John Kasich, dropped out of the White House race.