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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Latest Headlines

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Maine Restaurateurs Sentenced for Illegal Workers

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Two restaurateurs who pleaded guilty to hiring 10 or more people who were living in the U.S. illegally are going to prison.

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Maine Civil War Soldier Gets New Headstone

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SCARBOROUGH, Maine (AP) _ A Maine Civil War soldier has a new grave, thanks to the actions of one of his descendants.

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Maine’s First Footgolf Course Opening in Portland

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Officials in the city of Portland say they are opening the first footgolf course in Maine.

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Gas Prices Drop 7 Cents in Maine

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Gas prices have fallen 7 cents a gallon in Maine in the last week.

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City Approval Sought for Portland Music Festival

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A broadcasting company is seeking permission from the city of Portland for an all-day music festival at the Eastern Promenade.