409 High Street - P.O. Box 1171 - Ellsworth, ME 04605 - Phone: 207-667-0002 Fax: 207-667-0627

Michael W. Hale


The Star 97.7 Morning Show host, Michael W. Hale, became hooked on radio when he was 8 years old and received a transistor radio as a gift from his mom. He got his start in radio at the age of 15 when he was hired to work weekends at WMKR in Millinocket, Me. He later attended the University  of Maine and the Leland Powers School of Communications & Theatre in Boston. Michael has worked for a variety of  radio stations in Maine and at ESPN Radio in Florida. He also was a commercial and sports announcer for many years at WABI television in Bangor, Me. Michael W. Hale now lives on the coast of Maine, playing “Smooth Rock ‘N Roll” on Star 97.7. When not on the radio, he enjoys hiking and riding his Harley motorcycle.

The Michael W. Hale and Stu Marckoon Morning Show has won the Maine Association of Broadcasters award for best personalities twice!