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Record Numbers Casting Ballots Before Election Day

BY MELANIE BUCK – Early voting continues as the November 8, 2016 General Election Day approaches. Record numbers of early voters have turned out in Polk County and have kept poll workers busy at the Polk County Office Complex, which plays home to early voting. During the first week of early voting, Monday, October 24th through Saturday, October 29th, 2,076 ...

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Early Voting Begins Monday, Oct. 24

Commission Urges Voters to be Informed BY MELANIE BUCK – The Polk County Election Commission is encouraging voters to be informed before hitting the polls during the 2016 General Election season. The Polk County Election Commission is encouraging voters to be informed ahead of time to help “lessen projected long lines and wait times at the polls.” The ballot is ...

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Early Voting Begins This Week

BY LEANN DILBECK Normally, early voting would begin 15 days prior to the election; however, this year, early voting will begin on Tuesday, February 16.  Arkansas Law States that early voting shall not be available on state or county holidays.  Monday, February 15 is President’s Day; therefore, early voting will begin Tuesday, February 16.  Early voting is held at the ...

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