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Presque Isle students at State Senate

Sen. Mike Carpenter, D-Houlton, visits with Presque Isle students Shannel Barker, center, and Bethany Devoe, serving as honorary pages at the Maine Senate in Augusta on Feb. 6. Barker and Devoe were at the Statehouse as part of the University of Maine Cooperative Extension 4-H program. Honorary pages help deliver messages, distribute documents within the Senate Chamber, interact with the senators and, most importantly, take part in a real-world, interactive legislative learning experience. For more information or to schedule a visit, contact Carpenter at (207) 287-1515 or at

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