Lightner’s lead grows in council race

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SAN DIEGO — With 45.5 percent of the vote counted, Sherri Lightner had increased her lead over challenger Ray Ellis in the race for the District 1 city council seat in San Diego.

Lightner had 53 percent of the vote. Ellis had 47 percent.