Chris is WDEA's "Sports Guy"! He has been broadcasting MDI and Ellsworth Basketball games for the past 10 years and this is the 9th year of broadcasting MDI Football. He is the 2013 Electronic Media Award winner from the Maine Interscholastic Athletic Administrator's Association in recognition for outstanding electronic media contributions to Maine Interscholastic Athletics. He is the 2015 Bar Harbor Chamber of Commerce President’s Award Winner for Sustained and Exceptional Service to the Community In addition to broadcasting the sporting events for Townsquare Media, Chris sells advertising on the Townsquare Media stations. If you want to have your business reach our great community of listeners on the radio and the web, please give Chris a call at 941-1994 or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org
Back to the Regional Finals MDI Beats Presque Isle 72-60 [Box Score/Recap]
The MDI Trojans' goal of winning back to back gold balls is still alive as they beat the Presque Isle Wildcats Wednesday night, February 21st 72-60 in the Class B Northern Maine Semifinals at the Cross Insurance Center. The Trojans will now play in the Regional Finals Saturday, February 23rd at…
Phelps,Mattson, Schildroth, Coombs and Carmichael Selected to McDonald’s All Star Teams
The McDonald's All Star Teams were announced on Wednesday afternoon, and MDI's Andrew Phelps, GSA's Max Mattson and Taylor Schildroth as well as Bucksport's Chase Carmichael and Cassy Coombs were selected to play in the McDonald's All Star Game which will be held on Saturday…
Nerf War Scheduled For Saturday February 24th
This sure sounds like a fun way to end the February vacation! A Nerf War is scheduled for Saturday, February 24th at the Bar Harbor Ball Field, next to the YMCA at 1 PM.
This Week at The Grand – February 20 [Sponsored Video]
Nick Turner, the Executive Director of The Grand in Ellsworth joined WDEA's Chris Popper to talk about what's happening at The Grand in the upcoming week!
Dr Gousse Talks Safety and Security in the Schools [VIDEO]
AOS 91 Superintendent Dr. Marc Gousse joined WDEA's Chris Popper to talk about school safely in AOS 91 in light of the horrific acts in Florida on February 14th. Dr. Gousse talked about the balance that AOS 91 must strive for, in the safety and security of the students and staff and insuring th…
MDI Basketball Signs [PHOTOS]
You don't have to be a basketball fan to know that Tourney Time is here! You can tell by the basketball signs nailed to the telephone polls as you leave the Island!
MDI State Class B Swim Champion Escort [VIDEO]
One of the best parts about living in a smaller community is the celebration if your school wins a state title! Tonight the MDI Boys Swim and Dive Team were met by a Bar Harbor Fire Truck and given an escort back to the High School from Thompson Island at the Head of the Island!
Dense Fog Advisory February 20-21
There's a Dense Fog Advisory Now through 5AM tomorrow Wednesday, February 21st for Hancock and Washington Counties
MDI Boys Win Class B Swim Title, Ellsworth 2nd
The MDI Boys Swim Team won the Class B State Swimming and Diving Championship Tuesday, February 20th at Bowdoin College. Ellsworth who had won the PVC Title, came in 2nd.
Former MDI and EHS Students Playing Softball in College
Collegiate softball players are getting ready for the 2018 season. There is 1 former MDI player and 4 former Ellsworth players playing in college. Here's where they are