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Municipal election results: incumbents prevail

Municipal election results: incumbents prevail

Republican Mayor Nick Isgro was re-elected to another three-year term Tuesday Nov. 7, defeating challengers Erik Thomas, a Democrat and former city councilor, and newcomer John Levesque, an independent candidate. Isgro received 1,737 votes to Thomas’ 1,496 and Levesque’s 258. Elections were also held for several Board of Education positions and three City Councilors. In a statement to the Morning […]

by Claire Borecki· · 0 comments · Local
Bates Students Engage in Mayoral Election

Bates Students Engage in Mayoral Election

Lewiston’s mayoral race has been a dramatic affair, and it’s not over yet.  Last Tuesday, voters took to the polls to choose from a field of five candidates. As expected, Democratic newcomer Ben Chin and incumbent Republican Robert MacDonald came out on top, earning 44 percent  and 37 percent of the votes, respectively. Since neither candidate garnered the 50 percent […]

by Ellie Donohue· · 0 comments · Local