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Power issues in Preston County may have made preparing for the election difficult but it didn't affect the actual voting.

Ten of the 28 precincts ran on generator power Tuesday.

Five precincts had to be relocated or condensed.

County Clerk Linda Huggins said she's happy to say voting went smoothly.

Huggins believes Sandy impacted the election but said voter turnout was nearly 58 percent.