Beginning Tuesday, October 27, Blue Earth County residents will have an additional early voting option for the November 3 general election.  A second early voting location will open at 15 Map Drive in Mankato.  The other early voting location will also remain open at the Historic Courthouse at 204 S 5th Street in Mankato.

Hours for the locations are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. The offices will be open extended hours on Saturday, October 31, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Monday, November 2. Voters entering voting locations will be required to follow the state and county guidelines regarding social distancing and face coverings.

If voters have received a ballot in the mail, ballots and the provided envelopes can be returned through the mail as all postage is pre-paid (must be postmarked no later than November 3 and received by November 10). If voters have received a ballot but wish to vote in person, they should bring those materials with them.