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Local News – November 13, 2018

Ranked Choice Recount   (Augusta) – Maine’s Secretary of State says there is absolutely no evidence of ballot tampering as the ranked choice recount continues in Maine’s 2nd Congressional District.  Republican Bruce Poliquin’s campaign says it has pictures of unlocked ballot storage containers and video of unsupervised absentee ballot processing in Bangor.  Secretary of State […]

Local News – November 12, 2018

Recount (Augusta) – State election workers get no holiday today as they conduct the ranked choice recount in the 2nd Congressional District Race.  Couriers picked up all the computer thumb drives from ballot tabulating machines and ballots that the machines couldn’t count from local election workers.  The Secretary of State’s office will analyze all those […]

Local News – November 9, 2018

Probate Recount (Ellsworth) – There may be a recount in at least one race in Hancock County.  Lynne Williams who finished 2nd in polling to incumbent Will Blaisdell in the Probate Judge race this week has formally requested the recount.  Out of the more than 27-thousand votes cast Tuesday, Williams finished just 235-votes behind Blaisdell.  […]