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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Tougher Maine Drunk Driving Law Set to Go on Books

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A law designed to crack down on the worst drunken driving violators in Maine goes into effect on Aug. 1.

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Maine Wire Fraud Case Delayed Until Late August

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The sentencing of a Vermont man convicted of wire fraud for submitting false invoices to a Maine town won't be scheduled until sometime after Aug. 22.

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Searchers Find Body of Man Lost in Kennebec River

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The Maine Warden Service says it has recovered the body of a 21-year-old man who went missing in the Kennebec River near Anson and Madison while swimming.

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Maine Bear Hunters Set Bait for Perhaps Last Time

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Maine bear hunters are getting ready to set bear bait for perhaps the last time.

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Some Residents To Get Insurance Rebates

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Nearly 20,000 Maine customers of health insurer Aetna are getting premium rebates because a provision in the Affordable Care Act limits what insurance companies can spend on administrative costs.