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Raleigh mayor wins re-election

RALEIGH, N.C. - Raleigh Mayor Nancy McFarlane has won a second term in office.

The mayor's victory Tuesday came as several other cities selected candidates for the Nov. 5 election.

Greensboro City Councilwoman Nancy Vaughan led Mayor Robbie Perkins in a primary to select two candidates for the general election. The two meet again next month.

Durham Mayor Bill Bell and Sylvester Williams will meet next month after Tuesday's primary to select candidates.

Asheville Vice Mayor Esther Manheimer led former city employee John Miall in the primary. The two will meet in the Nov. 5 election.

Fayetteville City Council members Val Applewhite and Nat Robertson were chosen to meet in next month's election.

Wake County voters agreed to borrow more than $800 million for school construction.

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