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WERU On-Air Farm & Garden Auction

By Caren Mulford on March 15, 2014, at 2:18 p.m.
Tuesday, June 3, 2014 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: WERU-FM Community Radio , 89.9 FM Blue Hill, 99.9 FM Bangor, Blue Hill and Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-469-6600; weru.org/ Tuesday, June 3, 2014, 6-9pm 89.9FM Blue Hill, 99.9FM Bangor An on air auction benefit for WERU Community Radio …

WERU to Hold 25th Birthday Celebration On-Air Auction Saturday, December 7, 9am-12:30pm

By Caren Mulford on Nov. 20, 2013, at 3:19 p.m.
Tune in to WERU-FM, 89.9 Blue Hill and 99.9 Bangor, on Saturday, December 7, 2013, from 9 am until 12:30pm for WERU Community Radio’s 25th Birthday Celebration On-Air Auction and bid on 70 items donated by members of the WERU community. Items include gift certificates for restaurants, inns, classes, concerts, …
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WERU to Hold 25th Birthday Celebration On-Air Auction Saturday, December 7, 9am-12:30pm

By Caren Mulford on Nov. 20, 2013, at 1 p.m.
Tune in to WERU-FM, 89.9 Blue Hill and 99.9 Bangor, on Saturday, December 7, 2013, from 9 am until 12:30pm for WERU Community Radio’s 25th Birthday Celebration On-Air Auction and bid on 70 items donated by members of the WERU community. Items include gift certificates for restaurants, inns, classes, concerts, …

WERU Celebration Live Radio Auction

By Caren Mulford on Oct. 23, 2013, at 7:51 a.m.
Thursday, Jan. 1, 1970 12 a.m. to 12 a.m. Location: WERU Community Radio’s 25th Birthday Celebration On-Air Auction is on Saturday, December 7th, 9 am until the final bell (on 89.9/99.9 FM). More than 60 great items are offered by businesses and organizations in the WERU listening area. Make your …
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Singing circle Women With Wings celebrates their 20th anniversary this October.

Singing circle Women With Wings celebrates 20th anniversary

By Caren Mulford on Oct. 07, 2013, at 1:17 p.m.
BANGOR, Maine — Bangor-based women’s singing circle Women With Wings is celebrating its 20th anniversary this month with a 20th Anniversary Reunion Celebration on Oct. 17, and invites all women who have participated in the singing circle over the years to attend. Growing from a spiritual community of women created …
WERU's 25th Anniversary Concert with Noel Paul Stookey and Friends

Noel Paul Stookey and Friends to Help Celebrate WERU-FM’s 25th Anniversary

By Caren Mulford on Sept. 19, 2013, at 4:20 p.m.
ELLSWORTH, Maine — On Sunday, October 6 at 4 p.m at the Grand in Ellsworth, Noel Paul Stookey, David Mallet, Tim Sample, and the trio of Bill Schubeck, Heidi Daub, and Phil Norris will take to the stage in celebration of Community Radio Station WERU-FM’s 25th Anniversary Year. “It’s more …
WERU and Schoodic Arts for All will present Raw Faith at Hammond Hall in Winter Harbor on Sept. 12 at 7pm.

WERU-FM and Schoodic Arts for All to Present Raw Faith on September 12 in Winter Harbor

By Caren Mulford on Aug. 27, 2013, at 3:25 p.m.
WINTER HARBOR, Maine — WERU Community Radio and Schoodic Arts for All will present the new film, “Raw Faith” by Gregory Roscoe, which documents the life of the sailing vessel of the same name, built by a family on the Addison shore to take handicapped children on sailing adventures. The …

WERU-FM and Schoodic Arts for All to Present Raw Faith on September 12 in Winter Harbor

By Caren Mulford on Aug. 27, 2013, at 1:25 p.m.
Thursday, Jan. 1, 1970 12 a.m. to 12 a.m. Location: WERU Community Radio and Schoodic Arts for All will present the new film, Raw Faith by Gregory Roscoe, which documents the life of the sailing vessel of the same name, built by a family on the Addison shore to take …

WERU-FM To Hold Annual Open House Celebration June 29

By Caren Mulford on June 13, 2013, at 6:03 p.m.
Media Release Date: June 13, 2013 Contact: WERU-FM Community Radio P.O. Box 170, 1186 Acadia Highway, East Orland, ME 04431 info@weru.org 207-469-6600 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WERU-FM To Hold Annual Open House Celebration June 29 WERU-FM Community Radio invites everyone to their Annual Open House Celebration on Saturday, June 29, 11am-3pm …
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WERU-FM To Hold Annual Open House Celebration June 29

By Caren Mulford on June 13, 2013, at 9:34 a.m.
WERU-FM Community Radio invites everyone to their Annual Open House Celebration on Saturday, June 29, 11am-3pm at WERU on Route 1 in East Orland. The event is part of a year-long celebration for WERU, who marks 25 years on the air this year. The party will feature live music, WERU …
WERU Community Radio Celebrates 25 Years on the Air

WERU Celebrates 25 Years On The Air on May 1st

By Caren Mulford on April 19, 2013, at 5:40 p.m.
On May 1, 2013 WERU Community Radio will celebrate a quarter of a century of broadcasting at 89.9 FM from the top of Blue Hill Mountain on the coast of Maine as an independent, full power, non-commercial, community-run radio station. Since the station’s first broadcast 25 years ago from a …

WERU Radio features local farms in Farm Fresh Auction

By Caren Mulford on March 08, 2013, at 9:42 a.m.
BLUE HILL, Maine — An idea has been germinating for the 25 years since WERU FM (89.9 in Blue Hill/99.9 in Bangor, now streaming on www.weru.org) started broadcasting from atop Blue Hill Mountain. WERU, a grassroots community radio station serving Downeast/MidCoast Maine, with locally produced diverse musical and community affairs …
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WERU Community Radio Features Local Farms in the Farm Fresh Live Radio Auction

By Caren Mulford on March 08, 2013, at 8:33 a.m.
An idea has been germinating for the 25 years since WERU FM (89.9 in Blue Hill/99.9 in Bangor, now streaming on www.weru.org) started broadcasting from atop Blue Hill Mountain. WERU, a grassroots community radio station serving Downeast/MidCoast Maine, with locally produced diverse musical and community affairs programs, has long been …

WERU Celebrates 25 Years of Maine Community Radio

By Caren Mulford on Feb. 06, 2013, at 9:21 a.m.
May 1, 1988 was a rainy day along the coast of Maine. In Blue Hill Falls outside a converted chicken barn affectionately known as “The Henhouse” (owned by Noel Paul Stookey of Peter, Paul & Mary fame), children were dancing around a colorful Maypole. A large ceremonial mock power switch …

WERU to hold live Radio Auction

By Caren Mulford on Nov. 21, 2012, at 8:22 a.m.
ORLAND, Maine — WERU-FM, 89.9 Blue Hill and 99.9 Bangor, will host an auction 8 a.m.-noon Saturday, Dec. 1. Items up for bid include one course at WoodenBoat School in Brooklin, a Silent Weekend Retreat Workshop at Rock The Path in Camden, a campership for a week-long session in June at …

Community radio station to broadcast Homelessness Radio Marathon

By Caren Mulford on Oct. 11, 2012, at 2:41 p.m.
STATEWIDE, Maine — WERU-FM Community Radio, 89.9 Blue Hill, 99.9 Bangor, and streaming live on the web at weru.org, will pre-empt its regular programming to broadcast the 15th annual Homelessness Radio Marathon 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 21. The marathon is a day-long broadcast that addresses the issues of homelessness, poverty …

WERU presents “An Evening with Jim Hightower and Friends” at The Grand

By Caren Mulford on July 06, 2012, at 9:31 a.m.
ELLSWORTH , Maine — WERU Community Radio is pleased to announce that it will present “An Evening with Jim Hightower and Friends” on Thursday, July 19, 7:00 p.m. at The Grand Auditorium in Ellsworth. Tickets are $15 per person, kids 12 and under free. Jim Hightower is a national radio …

WERU-FM Community Radio raises $125,000 for new FM transmitter

By Caren Mulford on April 26, 2012, at 3:26 p.m.
ORLAND, Maine — WERU-FM Community Radio announced the success of its New Transmitter Campaign, having raised $125,000 toward the purchase of a new FM transmitter. The funds were raised through 200 individual and foundation gifts made to the campaign beginning in 2008. A noncommercial grassroots media organization, WERU broadcasts at …

Community radio station to mark 24th anniversary

By Caren Mulford on April 19, 2012, at 10:26 a.m.
ORLAND, Maine — WERU-FM Community Radio invites the public to a celebration 11 a.m-3 p.m. Saturday,  May 5, at the radio station on Route 1 to mark its 24th birthday! The party will feature live music, a used jewelry and accessories sale, face painting, WERU logo merchandise, station tours and …

Community radio station receives grant for transmitter

By Caren Mulford on April 13, 2012, at 8:32 a.m.
BANGOR –  Bangor Savings Bank Foundation recently awarded WERU with a $5,000 grant to be used for the purchase of a new radio transmitter. The WERU New Transmitter Campaign has a goal of $125,000 and as of April 10 $105,000 had been raised through individual and foundation gifts. WERU is …
 
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