WGAN is an AmericanAM radio station licensed to Portland, Maine and owned by Saga Communications. It is located at 560 on the AM band. The current format is news/talk, with local news being provided by a small local staff and national news provided by CBS.
The station was founded in 1938 by Guy Gannett Publishing, which was then the owner of the Portland Press Herald newspaper. WGAN gained a companion television station, WGAN-TV, in 1954; it was later renamed WGME when WGAN radio (along with its companion FM) was sold to Taylor Communications in 1983. WGAN was sold by Taylor to Saga Communications, its present owner, in 1987. The station is simulcast on WGIN AM 1400 Biddeford.