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Stories with person: Susan Collins
  • Maine ferries to receive $1 million for upgrades 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 4:44 am
  • PORTLAND, Maine - Members of Maine's congressional delegation say the Maine State Ferry Service is receiving $1 million for upgrades to its boats and facilities.

  • New US Navy destroyer Zumwalt christened in Maine 
    Updated: Apr-12-14 3:35 pm
  • BATH, Maine - The U.S. Navy on Saturday christened the first ship of its newest class of destroyers, a more than $3 billion, 610-foot-long warship sporting advanced technology and a stealthy shape designed to minimize its visibility on enemy radar and reduce the size of its crew.

  • Maine wants recognition of Agent Orange exposure 
    Updated: Apr-02-14 5:59 pm
  • PORTLAND, Maine - Gov. Paul LePage has signed into law a bill calling on the federal government to recognize disabilities suffered by Maine soldiers who were exposed to Agent Orange at a military base in Canada.

  • Maine gets millions for outdoors projects 
    Updated: Mar-31-14 5:04 am
  • PORTLAND, Maine - Millions of dollars are coming to Maine to fund fish and wildlife conservation projects.