Archives for WERU 25th Memories

John Greenman: A Favorite Memory

John once had a chance to drive the great reporter Helen Thomas to the airport.

Becky McCall’s “Greatest Moment” on the Air

Becky McCall was WERU’s first full time office manager, and a volunteer programmer on Morning Maine and the 9:00 folk block. Becky thought a Morning Maine feature she did had fallen flat but then found out it fooled her radio hero!

Phil Norris Remembers Sign-on Day

Phil Norris was not only one of WERU’s very first folk programmers, he also literally “set the stage” on WERU’s Sign-on Day.

David Snyder Memories

David Snyder, who worked to help create WERU and who was the station’s first Program Director, remembers a glitch in getting the WERU transmitter to the top of Blue Hill way back when.