WERU Community Radio 89.9 FM (Blue Hill) & 99.9 FM (Bangor)
Contact: Denis Howard
Route 1
East Orland, ME 04431
Phone: 1-207-469-6600

WERU provides programming that is diverse, engaging, surprising, alternative, worldly and local.

WERU's sound is made possible by volunteer power, listener support and community participation. We offer diverse music and cultural programming, alternative news and community-centered public affairs programming.  We are an independent and locally owned and operated community radio station, offering noncommercial programming to, for and by folks living in our signal area in Eastern Maine.  We invite you to browse our web site to find out more about WERU Community Radio.


  • to provide a community-based, noncommercial radio service for the people living in the areas covered by the station's signal;
  • to broadcast programs designed to serve the needs of those not currently served by other broadcast media;
  • to be a voice of many voices offering a wide variety of people an opportunity to share their experiences, concerns, and perspectives with their neighbors over the WERU airwaves and internet.
Other Locations
Route 1
Phone: 8666259378
WERU Open House - Saturday, July 25, 12-3pm

Everyone is invited to WERU Community Radio in East Orland for an Open House on Saturday, July 25 from 12:00 to 3:00 in the afternoon. There will be great live and local music on an outdoor stage performed by The Trad Gang (lively traditional Celtic trio) at 12:00, GoldenOak (dynamic young folk ...
WERU-FM To Hold Open House Celebration July 25, 12-3PM

Everyone is invited to WERU Community Radio in East Orland for an Open House on Saturday, July 25 from 12:00 to 3:00 in the afternoon. Great live and local music is planned on the station's outdoor stage performed by the The Trad Gang (traditional Celtic) at 12:00pm, GoldenOak (folk) at 1:00pm ...
"Bucksport – How It Was and How It Is," July 8, 5pm at ...

WERU Community Radio and the Bucksport Bay Area Chamber of Commerce will present “Bucksport – How It Was and How It Is!” a storytelling event on Wednesday, July 8 at 5-7pm at the Alamo Theatre, Main Street in Bucksport. The event is part of the “Wednesday on Main” series, taking place throughout ...
WERU-FM Community Radio Recipient of $6,000 Grant from ...

The Maine Community Foundation recently awarded WERU with a $6,000 grant to be used for strategic planning, particularly around programming, community engagement and development. Comprehensive audience research will be the cornerstone of this strategic planning. “Community Radio WERU is a vital ...
David Letterman Musical Celebration on WERU

The legendary David Letterman is retiring. What better way to honor his eclectic musical tastes than playing a sampling of bands that have appeared live on his show over the years? Tune into WERU Community Radio—89.9/99.9FM and streaming at— tonight, Friday, May 22, from 6 to 8PM for a ...
The Spirit Of Winter In Midcoast Maine
Disc Jockey Narration by:  Caren Mulford, Denis Howard, and Nina Poole (Video by: Christopher Lehmann)
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