Important Election Dates


2020 Election Dates

For more information (including notices) about each type of election go to: Presidential Nomination Primary - Primary Election - General Election

Presidential Nomination Primary Dates

Friday, January 10th @ 1pm

Two Hour Training for New Election Judges in room 204, Second Floor of Bown County Courthouse

January 17th - Febuary 18th

Presidential Nomination Primary Ballots mailed to Voters in Mail Precincts.

January 17th - March 2nd

Absentee Voting Period

Tuesday Febuary 11th

Pre-registration cutoff.  Voters can still register on March 3rd.

Monday Febuary 24th @ 6:30pm
Tuesday Febuary 25th @ 1:30pm

One Hour Training for ALL Presidential Nomination Primary Election Judges at Law Enforcement Center, New Ulm, MN.

Saturday Febuary 29th @ 10am to 3pm

County Auditor-Treasurer office is open absentee voting.

Tuesday March 3rd



Primary Election Dates

Tuesday July 21st

Pre-registration cutoff.  Voters can still register on August 11.

Tuesday August 11th



General Election Dates

Tuesday October 13th

Pre-registration cutoff.  Voters can still register on Election Day.

Tuesday November 3rd


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