Here are the results being reported so far in the race for the District 23 State Senate seat, representing all of Waldo County. Republican Mike Thibodeau held a lead of more than 900 votes over his Democratic opponent, John Piotti, before the last town’s results, those from Winterport, were reported. Winterport, which is Thibodeau’s hometown, widened his margin of victory to almost 1,500 votes:

 

State Senate District 23

John Piotti

(D-Unity)

Mike Thibodeau

(R-Winterport)

Belfast 1636 1350
Belmont

184

219
Brooks 149 276
Burnham 202 271
Frankfort 139 312
Freedom 214 117
Islesboro 192 126
Jackson 89 148
Knox 116 190
Liberty 188 235
Lincolnville 657 519
Monroe 209 213
Montville 260 170
Morrill 143 256
Northport 363 389
Palermo 265 423
Prospect 123 176
Searsmont 258 328
Searsport 453 731
Stockton Springs 333 479
Swanville 190 333
Thorndike 165 166
Troy 195 249
Unity 407 357
Waldo 130 186
Winterport 616 1145
TOTAL 7,876 9,364