Carol Hughes is back as the Member of Parliament for Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing.

Nothing is absolutely official until mail-in ballots are counted, but  by late last night and with most of the 220 polls reported, she was ahead by a margin of almost three-to-two over Conservative John Sagman.

This will be Hughes’ fifth term in the House of Commons.

Here are the updated results with 219 of 220 polls reporting:

Carol Hughes – NDP – 15,272

John Sagman – Conservatives – 10,893

Duke Peltier – Liberals – 8478

Harry Jaaskelainen – People’s Party of Canada – 2,854

Stephen Zimmermann – Green Party – 702

Clarence Baarda – Christian Heritage Party – 269