I find your Mainer of the Year (Page A1, Dec. 31) a confusing concept. Regarding Time magazine's Person of the Year, it is clear that the person chosen is not necessarily a hero but very influential. Yet your 2017 winner, Sen. Susan Collins, is in stark contrast to your five finalists. Each of them had an inspiring story of selfless sacrifice and compassion. Your designation and story put Collins in a more positive light than her actions deserve. She does not compare well to the finalists. Related Headlines Letter to the editor: Irony drips from top Mainer... [Read More]
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