PORTLAND — Independent Ben Chipman won his third, two-year term in the state House of Representatives on Tuesday, beating Democrat Herb Adams and Republican Mark Lockman.
Chipman defeated Adams, a former House member, 1,336 to 758. Lockman, who did not run an active campaign, finished third with 148 votes in the Maine House District 40 race.
The district consists of the city Parkside and West Bayside neighborhoods as well the area surrounding the University of Southern Maine.
Maine House District 40