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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LePage Staff Involved in Budget Discussions

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A newspaper reports that Maine Gov. Paul LePage's staff was engaged with lawmakers in behind-the-scenes budget negotiations even as the governor railed against lawmakers and said he had ``no clue'' what they were going to adopt.

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Defendants in Haunted Hayride Case Expected in Court

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Two of three defendants charged in a fatal Maine haunted hayride crash have secured lawyers to represent them at their first court appearance.

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Eddington Man Charged With Injuring Baby Son Indicted

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An Eddington man has been indicted on charges of aggravated assault and domestic violence assault on a child for allegedly injuring his baby son.

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Bangor City Councilor Baldacci Announces Congressional Run

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Bangor City Councilor Joe Baldacci, the brother of former Gov. John Baldacci, has filed papers to run for the Democratic nomination for the U.S. House of Representatives in Maine's 2nd District.

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Authorities in Maine Identify Body Found Floating in River

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Authorities in Maine have identified a body that was found floating in a river.

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