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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Independent Cutler Outlines Welfare Overhaul Ideas

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Independent candidate Eliot Cutler's multi-part plan for overhauling Maine's welfare system includes requiring some former recipients with jobs to pay back a part of their income to support early childhood care.

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Climber Rescued From Maine’s Tumbledown Mountain

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Game wardens say a Maine climber who suffered a compound fracture of her leg has been rescued from Tumbledown Mountain.

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Maine Grappling With Campaign Finance Limits

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Maine officials are bracing for what could be a flood of new money rushing into the governor's race.

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FDA Investigating Large Maine Lobster Processor

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One of Maine's major lobster processors says it has addressed a battery of violations brought forth by the Food and Drug Administration.

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Drowning Reported On Wilton Lake In Maine

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Maine game wardens say a Farmington man drowned after jumping from a pontoon boat into Wilton Lake.