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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Handcuffed Man in Socks Flees Maine Police

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Maine state police say they are searching for an Otisfield man who fled a state trooper's car while in handcuffs.

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Sen. King Endorsing Cain in Maine’s 2nd CD Race

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Independent Sen. Angus King is endorsing Democrat Emily Cain in the race for Maine's 2nd Congressional District seat.

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New Restriction on New England Cod Fishing Debated

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Federal regulators are debating emergency restrictions to the Gulf of Maine's cod fishery.

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Deal in Farmington Wrongful Death Suit Rejected

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Oxford Woman Faces Sentencing in Fatal Crash

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A Maine woman convicted of manslaughter for being behind the wheel during a crash that killed two of her passengers faces sentencing.