Randy Schreifels, Stearns County Auditor-Treasurer, announces that absentee voting began Friday, June 26, for the Tuesday, Aug. 11, primary. Because of the current pandemic, residents who wish to vote by absentee are encouraged to request an absentee ballot online at mnvotes.org.
Vote absentee by mail
Voters should apply for an absentee ballot online at mnvotes.org or contact the Auditor-Treasurer’s office and an application will be mailed or faxed out.
The ballot will be mailed with instructions on how to complete the process and return to the Stearns County Election Office.
Voters will have the option to track their ballot online at mnvotes.org.
Masks are not required but encouraged.
Residents of Stearns County may vote in-person at two locations:
Stearns County Administration Center, Auditor’s Office, 705 Courthouse Square, St. Cloud. Hours are 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 8.
Stearns County Service Center, Election Office, 3301 County Road 138, Waite Park. Hours are 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday,
Any questions should be directed to the Stearns County Auditor-Treasurer’s Office at (320) 656-3920, or email email@example.com.