- Primary: August 14, 2018
- General Election: November 6, 2018
Election Day Voting Hours:
7:00AM to 8:00PM
Mail Ballot Precincts:
Mail ballots will automatically be sent to all registered voters in the city of Gilman and Langola Township on July 16th.
Absentee ballots for the 2018 primary election will be mailed beginning June 29th.
To receive a ballot, you must complete one of the below applications:
Paper applications can be submitted by Mail, Email, or Fax.
|Mail to:||Benton County Elections|
PO Box 129
Foley, MN 56329
In-Person Absentee Voting Locations and Times for Primary Election:
All Benton County Precincts:
531 Dewey St
Foley, MN 56329
|Dates/Times:||6/29-8/10 from 8:00AM to 4:30PM; 8/11(Saturday) from 10:00AM to 3:00PM; and 8/13 from 8:00AM to 5:00PM|
** Mail ballots will automatically be sent to all registered voters in the city of Gilman and Langola Township on July 16th. Voters from these precincts who are non- registered and want to vote absentee can do so at the Benton County Auditor/Treasurer's Office.
** Residents of precincts in the City of St Cloud and the City of Sartell may choose to vote absentee at either the Benton County Auditor-Treasurer's office or the following location:
Stearns County Auditor/Treasurer Office
705 Courthouse Square Room 148
St. Cloud, MN 56303
Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm
Senate District 13 Special Election
The governor has issued a to fill a vacancy in Senate District 13. The vacancy was caused by the resignation of Senator Michelle Fischbach, effective May 25, 2018. Senate District 13 represents much of eastern Stearns County (excluding St. Cloud) and a small part of Benton County.
State and Federal Representatives
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|Pete Skwira||County Sheriff
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|Marilyn Novak||County Recorder||View Financial Reports|
|Dennis Niess||County Commissioner District 2||View Financial Reports|
|Miles Seppelt||County Commissioner District 2||View Financial Reports|
|Edward Popp||County Commissioner District 2||View Financial Reports|
|Jim McMahon||County Commissioner District 3||View Financial Reports|
|Philip Miller||County Attorney||View Financial Reports|
|Karri Thorsten||County Auditor-Treasuer||View Financial Reports|