Candidates say unofficial winner will be declared at 8 p.m.

This is unconfirmed by Portland elections officials, but two mayoral candidates have checked in to say they’ve been told an unofficial winner will be announced at 8 p.m.

Rumors circulated around the State of Maine Room at City Hall, where the Day 2 Portland mayoral vote counting is going on, that City Clerk Kathy Jones will make an announcement within the next few minutes.

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