Benton County has completed counting absentee ballots received on or before Election Day-November 3, 2020.
The "unofficial" election results may be viewed on the Secretary of State's website (www.sos.state.mn.us/elections-voting/election-results). These election results will remain "unofficial" until election results are canvassed by the State, the County, and local canvassing boards. The canvassing boards will then review and certify the results of the election in the coming weeks.
Benton County will continue to count absentee ballots post marked no later than November 3, 2020. These absentee ballots will be processed until November 10, 2020. In compliance with the U.S. Court of Appeals Eighth Circuit, ballots received after November 3, 2020 will be separated from ballots received on or before November 3, 2020.