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chris Popper August 30

Chris Popper

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 chris.popper@townsquaremedia.com

Schedule

M-W 6:15 pm - 9:30 pm
Th 6:00 pm - 8:15 pm
F 6:30 pm - 9:45 pm
Sa 1:00 pm - 8:15 pm

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Kid’s Guide to MDI

Thanks to the 3rd Grade students at the Conners-Emerson School in Bar Harbor, there's a brand new website, for children coming to Mount Desert Island and Acadia National Park, written by children who live on Mount Desert Island!

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Haze over Bangor

Air Quality Alert Saturday

The National Weather Service has issued a Air Quality Alert from 11 AM to 11 PM on Saturday, May 28th for Coastal Maine.

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Warren Young and Family Photo Chris Popper Townsquare Media
Warren Young and Family Photo Chris Popper Townsquare Media

Warren Retires

After 39 years, Warren Young left the Bar Harbor Post Office on Friday, May 27th for the last time.

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(L-R) Eliza Hosford, Hunter Gross, Brittney Moran and Kaylee Grindle (Photos Courtesy Bucksport High School)
(L-R) Eliza Hosford, Hunter Gross, Brittney Moran and Kaylee Grindle (Photos Courtesy Bucksport High School)

Bucksport H.S. Class of 2016

Congratulations to the 59  members of the Bucksport High School, Class of 2016 who be graduating on Friday June 10th at 6 PM. Here are the Honors Parts, as well as a list of the Class of 2016 and what their plans are for next year, according to the Guidance Office...

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(L-R) Emily Martin, Julianne Wheeler, Mary Louise Ross and Casco Haley Photo Corinna Domagala
(L-R) Emily Martin, Julianne Wheeler, Mary Louise Ross and Casco Haley Photo Corinna Domagala

Sumner Memorial HS Class of 2016 Honors Parts

Congratulations to the Sumner Memorial High School Class of 2016 who will be graduating on Thursday June 9th. Here are the 2016 Honors Parts

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Photo Courtesy Victoria Page-Jackson
Photo Courtesy Victoria Page-Jackson

Senior Prank Has Ellsworth High School ‘Going to the Dogs’

Congratulations to the Ellsworth High School Class of 2016 on a great senior prank! You have heard of "Bring Your Child to Work Day." Well, apparently Thursday was "Bring Your Dog to School Day!"

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Photo Ellsworth High School
Photo Ellsworth High School

EHS Class of ’16 Honors Parts

The Ellsworth High School Class of 2016 will graduate on Friday, June 10th with graduation scheduled to begin at 7 PM at Ellsworth High School in Katsiaficas Gymnasium. Class Night will be celebrated on Wednesday, June 8th. Congratulations and here are the Honor Parts for the Class of 2016.

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Summer Basketball Camps

The foundation of successful high school basketball teams starts at a young age. The Ellsworth Eagles and MDI Trojans are great examples, as many Trojans and Eagles attended basketball camps in the summer when they were youngsters. That is why we want to share with you these summer basketball camps.

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Category: Basketball
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Meet EPD Shawn Merchant [VIDEO]

Continuing our Meet the Ellsworth Police Department Series, WDEA's Chris Popper talked with the "new guy" Officer Shawn Merchant. Officer Merchant joined the EPD in December 2015 and works nights. He tells us why he wanted to come work in Ellsworth, what he enjoys most about working nights, the problems facing Ellsworth and what he likes to do in his spare time.

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Ellsworth Nipped By Bapst 4-3

The Ellsworth Eagles Baseball Team was nipped by John Bapst on Tuesday, May 24th when the Crusaders scored 2 runs in the bottom of the 7th inning to win the game 4-3.

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