Here are the latest results, as of this afternoon's vote drop, in close and still-undecided state and local races. King County Elections announces a new batch of ballots at 4:30 every afternoon.

Worth noting today:

In the only remotely close Seattle City Council race, Jean Godden continued to lose ground to challenger Bobby Forch, whose consultant John Wyble said he is still waiting for results to come in before conceding defeat.

The two candidates are separated by a gap of 6,501 votes. In the latest batch of ballots (about 20,000), Forch got 48.38 percent and Godden got 51.3 percent---a less narrow margin than yesterday's batch, when Forch and Godden were virtually tied. Overall, Godden is ahead 52.77 to Forch's 46.84.

In King County Council District 6, Jane Hague edged up even more over challenger Richard Mitchell.

In the open Bellevue city council seat, the race between Kemper Freeman's candidate Aaron Laing and John Stokes is still too close to call, with just 169 votes separating the two candidates.

In Renton, Ed Prince gained over Robin Jones for an open seat on the city council.

In the only Seattle school board race that remained too close to call, incumbent Steve Sundquist lost even more ground to challenger Marty McLaren, who seems poised to take Sundquist's seat.

Finally, the opposition in King County to Tim Eyman's Initiative 1125 continued to grow, leaving that measure far enough behind that we feel confident calling it dead.

Metropolitan King County Council District No. 6

Jane Hague 53.97
Richard E. Mitchell 45.73

City of Bellevue Council Position No. 1: 
Aaron Laing 49.48
John Stokes 50.25

City of Renton Council Position No. 5 
Ed Prince 51.22
Robin H. Jones 48.39

City of Seattle Council Position No. 1
Jean Godden 52.77
Bobby Forch 46.84

Seattle School District No. 1 
Director District No. 1
Peter Maier 51.47
Sharon Peaslee 47.17

Seattle School District No. 1, Director District No. 6
Steve Sundquist 47.62
Marty McLaren 52.17

State Initiative 1125 (Note: Results do not yet include King County, which is currently opposing 1125 62-38.)
Limiting the use of tolls and prohibiting light rail on I-90
Yes 47.83
No 51.55
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