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Challenger Jamboree [PHOTOS]
The Ellsworth Challenger Jamboree has been on my calendar for quite some time! I cover lots and lots of events, but Challenger Little League and Unified Basketball games just make me feel good! They are kids playing for the love of the game, and partners who give their time and effort and are reward…
MDI Boy’s Soccer Practice [PHOTOS]
Continuing our journey to preseason practices at MDI High School and Ellsworth High School, WDEA's Chris Popper stopped by MDI High School on Thursday, August 17th and snapped some pictures from the MDI Boy's Soccer Practice.
Fire in Manset [PHOTOS]
Firefighters from four towns on Mount Desert Island and Trenton were toned out on Thursday evening, August 17th to fight a fire on the Shore Road in Manset.  Firefighters from Southwest Harbor, Tremont, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert and Trenton combined to fight the fire at 92 Shore Road, a seasonal…
Farmer’s Almanac Predicts Plenty Of Snow This Winter
The Maine-based Farmer's Almanac is predicting a very snowy winter from Maryland to Maine.
If the Almanac's calculations are right, we could be looking at a white Christmas and beyond. The 200-year-old publication uses a secret formula that dates back to 1818 to make predictions about weath…
Rt 3 Work Plan Week Ending August 5
The Route 3 Bar Harbor construction project continues, and here is the work plan for the week ending August 5th. The area from the Old Bar Harbor Road to Sand Point Road that had been temporarily opened to two-way traffic has been converted back to one way traffic as a result of paving and other wor…
Jordan’s New Owners [VIDEO]
WDEA's Chris Popper met up with the new owners of Jordan's Snack Bar in Ellsworth, Scott and Katie Kenny on Wednesday morning, July 26th The Kennys explained why they purchased the property, that they're keeping the name and menu, and they hope to open in mid August!
MDIHS Fall Extra Curricular Meeting
The Fall MDI High School Extra Curricular Meeting will be held on Wednesday, August 9th, 2017 at the MDI High School Auditorium. This is for ALL students and their parents who planning on participating in ANY extra curricular fall activity, including Athletic and Dram/Musical Programs.

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