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Maine Delegation Meet with Great Northern Representatives

| February 12, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King and Representative Mike Michaud issued the following statement Wednesday after a meeting in the U.S. Capitol with representatives from Cate Street and Great Northern Paper: “We had a productive meeting with the leadership of Cate Street and Great Northern Paper in which they stated that […]

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Collins and King Request ARCH Pilot Program Be Extended

| December 6, 2013

  U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King have sent a letter to Secretary Eric Shinseki of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), which requests that the VA indefinitely extend the Access Received Closer to Home (ARCH) pilot program in Caribou.   “Maine has one of the highest ratios in the nation of veterans to […]

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Former ACLU Director to Challenge Collins

| October 23, 2013

ELLSWORTH, Maine (AP) – The former executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Maine has formally launched her campaign for U.S. Senate. Shenna Bellows, who’s seeking the Democratic Party nomination to challenge three-term Republican Susan Collins, told supporters Wednesday in Ellsworth that the nation needs more “courage and honesty” in Washington. She held […]

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Northern Maine Being Considered For Missile Defense Base Site

| March 20, 2013

Caribou or Limestone is on the radar of the U.S. Department of Defense. Its just in the preliminary “talking” stage, but defense officials could be considering Northern Maine as a potential site for a missile defense base.  Shawn Cunningham reports on the impact it could have on the region .

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Senator Susan Collins Marries in Caribou

| August 13, 2012

Congratulations go out to Maine Senator Susan Collins and new hubbie Thomas Daffron. The senator wed her longtime friend and beau this past weekend in Caribou. Shawn Cunningham dishes details on the nuptials.

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