Absentee ballots are now available at the Palo Alto County Auditor's Office for persons who are disabled or who are going to be absent on election day. Persons can vote at the County Auditor's Office through Monday, June 2 until 5 p.m. or request an absentee ballot through the mail. Requests by mail must be on the Official Absentee Ballot Request Form available at the County Auditor's Office. Friday, May 30, is the last day to mail out an absentee ballot.
On Tuesday, June 3, the polls will be open from 7 a.m. until 9 p.m. at the following locations:
Emmetsburg Ward 1 -- Election Center
Emmetsburg Ward 2 -- Election Center
Emmetsburg Ward 3, Silver Lake Township, part of Highland, part of Walnut, and part of Emmetsburg Township -- Election Center
Emmetsburg Ward 4, Fern Valley, Fairfield, Freedom, Independence, Vernon and part of Emmetsburg Township -- Election Center
Graettinger, Ruthven, Lost Island, part of Highland and part of Walnut -- Graettinger Public Library
West Bend, Ellington, Rush Lake, Booth, Great Oak and Nevada -- West Bend Public Library
Please call the Auditor's Office if you are not sure of your voting precinct.