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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Advocates Denounce LePage Plan to Cut Anti-Smoking Fund

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Advocates and health care providers say Gov. Paul LePage's plan to divert money from a fund that supports community anti-smoking programs is the wrong approach.

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Maine City Might Fire Administrator Amid Contract Squabble

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The City Council in Saco, Maine, is considering firing the city's administrator six months after offering him a new contract to stay.

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Ex-Girlfriend Testifies in Maine Social Media Killing Trial

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The ex-girlfriend of a Maine man accused of using Facebook to lure a teenager to her death says the man confessed to her that he committed the killing.

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Gas Prices Increase 9 Cents in Maine

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Gas prices have gone up 9.1 cents a gallon in the last week in Maine.

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Medical Marijuana Tax Revenues Are Small, But Growing

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Maine's medical marijuana industry accounted for up to $75 million in sales and generated as much as much as $5 million in tax revenue for the state last year.

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