, handily taking four out of five communities except for Peabody to earn 50 percent of the vote.
The Tanner City, which is the largest city in the district, , 2,324 to Lovely's 1,487, but it wasn't enough to close the gap for Slattery, who finished behind Lovely in the race with 30 percent of the vote. He was trailed by (17 percent) and Edward Carroll of Salem (2 percent).
Lovely, in comparison, won big in her hometown of Salem, 3,260 to Slattery's 735 votes. And back in Peabody, she did win one precinct as well by 15 votes -- . Manning also won at two precincts: 2-1, which votes at the , and 5-3, which votes at the .
Over in the Governor's Council race for the 5th District, and the primary.
Check out the attached .pdf spreadsheets of the official results from Thursday, which are separate over the three ballots available to voters: Democratic, Republican and Green-Rainbow Party.