John McDonald Show

john_mcdonaldJohn McDonald is heard twice every weekend on WGAN. He has been on the air on WGAN for over 20 years. From local news to state politics to national stories that have everyone talking, John covers it all.

John is a native Mainer and a multi-faceted entertainer. John is also a Maine humorist and president of the Maine Storytellers Association. He has written several books of Maine humor and writes a syndicated weekly newspaper column found in many papers around the state.

John can be heard Saturdays and Sundays 6-10 a.m.

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John’s latest book is now available!

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Carnival Company Owner, Worker Charged In Ride Accidents

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WATERVILLE, Maine (AP) The owner of a carnival company has been charged by the state's Fire Marshal's Office in connection with two ride accidents that injured four people.

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Maine Hosting Nation’s Secretaries Of State In Portland

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) Lieutenant governors and secretaries of state from across the country are heading to Maine this week for their annual summer conference.

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Cars Crash Into Building, Restaurant In Lewiston

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LEWISTON, Maine (AP) Fire officials in Lewiston responded to two separate accidents in which cars have run into buildings.

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Authorities Scale Back Search For Maine Homicide Suspect

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GUILFORD, Maine (AP)  Authorities have scaled back their search in North Guilford for a man suspected of killing his ex-girlfriend.…

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Maine Weathering Worst Acute Hepatitis C Outbreak Since ’90s

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As Maine continues to weather its worst acute hepatitis C outbreak since cases were recorded in the 1990s, health advocates say the state's heroin epidemic is to blame.

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