In your car at, 91.1 FM or online at WDDE.org. It has been live since August, but they are doing a ribbon cutting. So, if you didn’t know about it – now you do.
WDDE Dedication to be held Monday, Dec. 3
Ribbon-cutting and open house will celebrate Delaware’s first public radio news station
Governor Jack Markell, Attorney General Beau Biden, DSU President Harry Williams, Dover Mayor Carleton Carey, Sr., NPR VP Joyce MacDonald, and other guests will be on hand Monday, Dec. 3, for WDDE Dedication Day, a ceremony marking this year’s launch of WDDE 91.1 FM, Delaware’s first-ever public radio news station.
Dedication Day features an open house with studio tours from 12-6 p.m. and a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 4:30 p.m. All activities are open to the public and press.
WDDE 91.1 FM went live on August 17, 2012, serving Delaware on air at 91.1 FM, online at WDDE.org, and on social media.
In its first three months on a ir, WDDE News produced Delaware’s premier statewide candidate debates, provided round-the-clock statewide coverage of Hurricane Sandy, and presented live Election Night coverage from Delaware’s Democratic and Republican headquarters.
WDDE presents daily 24/7 coverage of Delaware news, and high-quality national and international programming from NPR, the BBC, and other popular sources. WDDE-FM is the first Delaware-based NPR News station, and is designated NPR as both a minority-service and rural-service station.
WDDE News is a service of Delaware First Media Corporation, a statewide, nonprofit, nonpartisan news organization.