Podcasts

John McDonald

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Saturday, November 23, 201311/23/2013

11/23 Susan Saulny

John talks with ABC News Correspondent Susan Saulny about the problems with Obamacare and how the White House is pushing next year’s open enrollment period past the Midterm Elections with hopes of avoiding another damaging spectacle.

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Saturday, November 23, 201311/23/2013

11-23 Governor Paul LePage

Listen here for Governor Paul LePage’s Weekly Radio Address, this week he takes stalk on his administrations accomplishments.

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Saturday, November 16, 201311/16/2013

11-16 Kelly Bouchard

John speaks with Portland Press Herald writer Kelley Bouchard, who has written a piece on the 50th anniversary of the assassination of John F. Kennedy. Her piece collects memories of that day from prominent Mainers (including Governor LePage).

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Saturday, November 16, 201311/16/2013

11-16 Jay Piscopo

John talks with Jay Piscopo, the author and illustrator of The Undersea Adventures of Capt’n Eli graphic novel series, now sold at Hannaford. Jay will be holding a cartooning workshop at the Portland Public Library in the Kids section. Hear how he got started and how you can join in the fun!

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Sunday, November 3, 201311/03/2013

11-3 Shawn Moody

John talks with Shawn Moody, the owner of Moody’s Collision Center, a local business owner who also helped start the D.A.R.E program in Gorham in 94′ about his perspective on Portland’s referendum to legalize marijuana.

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Saturday, November 2, 201311/02/2013

11-2 Deirdre Fleming

John talks with Maine Sunday Telegram reporter Deirdre Fleming, she has two articles in Sunday’s paper, one about the opening of deer hunting season, and the other about the state’s new, young deer biologist.

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Saturday, November 2, 201311/02/2013

11-2 Mark Dion

John speaks with Representative Mark Dion about the upcoming election to legalize Marijuana in Portland

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Saturday, October 26, 201310/26/2013

10-26 Tux Turkel

John talks with Tux Turkelk about a story coming up Sunday in the Sunday Telegram about a watershed moment for wind power that involves a Maine wind farm selling power to Connecticut and Massachusetts.

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Saturday, October 19, 201310/19/2013

10-18 Kevin Thomas

John talks with Portland Press columnist Kevin Thomas about being in Boston and covering the Red Sox game against the Tigers for Game 6 of the American League Championship!

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Saturday, October 12, 201310/12/2013

10-12 Randy Billings

John talks with Portland Press Herald columnist Randy Billings has who has a story coming up on Sunday about shifting attitudes toward marijuana, in light of the referendum on the Portland ballot next month

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Feds Urged To Buy Maine Blueberries

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - U.S. Sen. Angus King and Rep. Chellie Pingree are urging the federal government to buy 18 million pounds of frozen Maine blueberries for use in school lunch and food assistance programs.

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Locomotive Catches Fire; No Injuries

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MONMOUTH, Maine (AP) - A locomotive caught fire in the Maine town of Monmouth leaving the train engine inoperable.

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Man Charged With KIlling Grandmother

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(Wilton, ME) - State Police say a young Wilton man has been charged with murder in connection with the death of his grandmother on Saturday. The two lived together at a mobile home at 1130 Weld Road in Wilton.

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Three Dead in Garland

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(Garland, ME) - The deaths of woman and two children in Garland are under State Police investigation. Detectives are calling the deaths suspicious.

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Maine Woman Who Foiled Abduction Ready for a Fight

The Maine State Museum worker who prevented the abduction of a 2-year-old girl is a grandmother with a bum knee. But Sharon Wise says there would've been a ``big fight'' if the assailant hadn't given up.