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Canada Votes 2021

'It wasn't clear what would be in jeopardy if I had lost,' says victorious Terry Sheehan

'It wasn't clear what would be in jeopardy if I had lost,' says victorious Terry Sheehan

The cappelletti-satiated Sheehans were settling into another evening of staring at the Elections Canada website when the news broke. 'YESSS!' was Terry's response
Sheehan edges ahead (by the skin of his teeth)

Sheehan edges ahead (by the skin of his teeth)

According to the latest, still-incomplete count, his lead over Sonny Spina has increased to 61 votes
<b>Nailbiter!</b> Sault election count is down to just one polling station

Nailbiter! Sault election count is down to just one polling station

One Sault polling station has 2,341 mail-in ballots that will take at least two days to count
Morin-Strom: federal NDP's worst local defeat in more than 50 years

Morin-Strom: federal NDP's worst local defeat in more than 50 years

If the New Democratic Party candidate was harbouring even a drop of bitterness last night, it wasn't showing
At least two days needed to count mail-in ballots in the Sault: Elections Canada

At least two days needed to count mail-in ballots in the Sault: Elections Canada

"Generally speaking, this election went really well," says Elections Canada spokesman
Sheehan and Spina will go to bed not knowing who won Monday's election

Sheehan and Spina will go to bed not knowing who won Monday's election

Sheehan said he was pleased to see the Liberals will form a minority government, no matter the local results
Tight race in the Sault: What the candidates are saying at 1:07 a.m.

Tight race in the Sault: What the candidates are saying at 1:07 a.m.

The Sault riding is the site of one of the closest races in the country, if not the closest
Sheehan vs. Spina: Will we have a result tonight? <b>(LIVE RESULTS)</b>

Sheehan vs. Spina: Will we have a result tonight? (LIVE RESULTS)

With razor-thin margins, what role will the riding's mail-in ballots play
NDP incumbent Carol Hughes wins Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing riding

NDP incumbent Carol Hughes wins Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing riding

She heads to parliament for fifth term
Nearly 80% of eligible voters turned out for a 1950s Canadian election

Nearly 80% of eligible voters turned out for a 1950s Canadian election

Over 43 federal elections, voter turnout rates have ranged from 58.5 per cent to 79.4 per cent