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Chris Weimer Promoted to News Director at WAGM

WAGM evening anchor Chris Weimer has been named news director for the CBS and FOX affiliate for Northern Maine, according to Rick Gever’s blog.

In his bio video above, Weimer talks about his progression from news reporter, to sports reporter, to news anchor.

Weimer replaces Laura Thomas who will stay with the station as anchor.  You can see the video biography she made as news director after the jump.

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