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@skip30 Short on hands and deadlines, that figure was a likely correction if played loose and was sacrificed to caution and modern staffing levels. Data available was for votes per race, not total ballots cast.
#LKLD turnout far poorer than I thought it would be with around 13,000, awaiting final tallies on mail in ballots.
#LKLD election outcomes mean starting in January, a new majority will be joining the board.
In the #LKLD Southeast district, Scott Franklin beats Sandy Toledo 65 to 35 percent to take the seat. Southwest will head to runoff, with race leader Larry Durrence getting 46 percent of the vote, Michael Dunn finishes second with 37 percent, will head to Dec. 5 runoff.
In #LKLD At-Large race Madden beats incumbent Jim Malless with 52 percent of the vote, clearing a five-way race to avoid a runoff.
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