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Carroll County voters defeat sales tax proposition

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Carroll County’s proposed one-percent retail sales tax increase lost by 100 votes.

Unofficial totals after all 22 precincts reported were 1,460 votes, or 52%, against the measure and 1,360 votes, or 48%, in favor.

Money raised from the tax increase would have been earmarked for use exclusively for school facilities.

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