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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Maine House OKs Bill to Restore Energy Efficiency Funds

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ The Maine House of Representatives has overwhelmingly approved a bill that would prevent the loss of…

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2 People Missing on Saco River Are Located

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BIDDEFORD, Maine (AP) _ The Coast Guard says two Maine kayakers reported missing have been located on shore. The Coast…

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State Panel to Rule on Tribes’ Request for Fishing Pact

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Maine lawmakers are getting ready to consider if they will endorse a request from American Indian tribes to co-manage the state's lucrative commercial fisheries.

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University of Maine at Fort Kent to Have Leader by Summer

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The chancellor of the University of Maine system plans to announce the appointment of an interim president for the system's Fort Kent campus in early summer.

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Feds Urge US Supreme Court to Reject Maine Medicaid Case

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The federal government is urging the U.S. Supreme Court to reject Republican Gov. Paul LePage's request to decide whether Maine can eliminate Medicaid coverage for thousands of low-income young adults.

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