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Friday, January 30, 201501/30/2015

1/30/15 Podcast Alex Stone

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Of course you have the big game on Sunday. But the weekend of the game is known as one of the more significant party weekends in the country, with celebrity filled events scattered over two days, before everyone has one final party while watching the Super Bowl on Sunday.

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Friday, January 30, 201501/30/2015

1/30/15 First Take

In Ken & Mike's First Take

On this Friday’s First Take: New attacks from ISIS, more snow, Dartmouth is banning alcohol on campus, and more football….except this time the topic shifts to the Super Bowl!

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Thursday, January 29, 201501/29/2015

1/29/15 Capital Insights with John Baldacci

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On today’s Capital Insights, John Baldacci joins Ken and Mike to talk about LePage seeking outside legal counsel and the plans for the Attorney General position.

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Thursday, January 29, 201501/29/2015

1/29/15 Podcast Alex Stone

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Alex Stone, who incidentally was known as a whiz with inflation needles back in his days as equipment manager of his high school JV basketball team, is in Phoenix and ready to wrap up the headlines out of Tuesday’s media day for Super Bowl XLIX. One suspects the whole ball deflation story line will have come up on at least a couple occasions, and Alex will have what folks had to say about it, or for that matter what they had to say regarding anything else.

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Thursday, January 29, 201501/29/2015

1/29/15 First Take

In Ken & Mike's First Take

On today’s show, Ken and Mike are going to talk about the next storm we’ll be getting tomorrow and talk of another foot of snow, then, the footballs were under psi yet the refs checked them without saying anything. Also, Jordan is considering trading prisoners with ISIS.

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Wednesday, January 28, 201501/28/2015

1/28/15 Eye on Politics

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On this week’s Eye on Politics, Matt Gagnon and Jeremy Fisher chime in on LePage’s anti-smoking budget, the over-reporting of Deflategate…

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Wednesday, January 28, 201501/28/2015

1/28/15 Podcast Scott Goldberg

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In the wild world of winter weather, location is everything, which New York and Massachusetts learned too well Tuesday. Small last minute changes in the air morphed what was supposed to be crippling feet of snow into a handful of inches in New York, leading one forecaster to apologize, the National Weather Service boss to get defensive, politicians to explain themselves and some Northeast residents wondering where the much-hyped snow went.

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Wednesday, January 28, 201501/28/2015

1/28/15 Podcast Alex Stone

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Alex Stone, who incidentally was known as a whiz with inflation needles back in his days as equipment manager of…

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Wednesday, January 28, 201501/28/2015

1/28/15 First Take

In Ken & Mike's First Take

On today’s post-snowpacalypse First Take, Ken and Mike discuss the Snow-mageddon, the recent murder-suicide of a Freyburg couple and yesterday’s Superbowl Media Day.

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Tuesday, January 27, 201501/27/2015

1/27/15 Podcast Ted Talbot

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Maine DoT Spokesperson Ted Talbot joins Ken and Mike during this wonderful blizzard to talk of snow.

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Maine Immunization Rates for Toddlers Now Nation’s Highest

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The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say Maine's toddler immunization rate has surged from below average to the highest in the nation.

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Maine Studying Plan to Transplant Sea Urchins for Fishing

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Maine fishing regulators want to close an area to sea urchin fishing so they can evaluate a plan to transplant the spiny creatures.

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Environmentalists Press on with Maine Lynx Trapping Lawsuit

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A coalition of environmental groups says it will press on with a lawsuit designed to provide more protections for Maine's lynx despite new trapping restrictions adopted by the state.

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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.