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ELECTION 2017: Easy night for Export council, FR school board candidates

Patrick Varine
| Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, 11:27 p.m.

It was a breezy election night for candidates in a couple of uncontested local races during Tuesday's general election.


It was a Democratic sweep in Export for incumbents Melanie Litz, Barry Delissio, James Mahinske and Edward Persin.

Persin was appointed to council following the 2016 death of longtime borough councilman Stanley Mahinske.

Borough voters cast 340 ballots for council members.


The Franklin Regional school board will see two new faces in Paul Scheinert and Mark Kozlosky.

Incumbents Jeremy Samek and Gregg Neavin both won reelection, although the newcomers captured the most votes.

More than 10,000 residents cast votes for school board.

Patrick Varine is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach him at 724-850-2862, or via Twitter @MurrysvilleStar.

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