Primary Election day is just around the corner, and while some people will be venturing to the polls on May 8th, there are many people in Starke and Pulaski counties who have opted to vote early.
The Pulaski County Clerk’s Office reported that, as of Saturday afternoon, 22 ballots have been cast by mail, 35 individuals have cast ballots by travel board and 204 in-person absentee ballots have been cast.
According to the Starke County Clerk’s Office, between April 10th and April 28th, 21 ballots have been cast through the travel board, 39 mail-in ballots have been received and there were a total of 356 ballots cast by walk-ins.
Absentee voting will continue at the Starke County Courthouse and the Pulaski County Justice Center this week. A satellite voting site will also be set up at the Francesville Fire Station May 4th from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. and Saturday, May 5th from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.
The last day to cast an early ballot is Monday, May 7th. The Pulaski County Justice Center will be open from 9 a.m. until noon ET on that day while the Starke County Courthouse will be available to last-minute absentee voters from 8 a.m. until noon CT.