Less than a week remains for registered voters in BLAINE County to apply for absentee ballots to be mailed to them for the JUNE 30, 2020 PRIMARY/BOARD OF EDUCATION GENERAL ELECTION, County Election Board Secretary BRENDA RICE said today.
L/R: Mack Miller, News Editor for The Dewey County Record, House Majority Leader Mike Sanders, R-Kingfisher, and Hogan Gore, Trail Miller Co., LLC Intern and Washington Correspondent take time for a photo at Delizioso Bistro & Coffe Bar at the Gore's Travel Plaza in Seiling. Sanders has served the people of Oklahoma House District 59 for six terms now (Photo by Trail Miller Co., LLC).
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Voters in Blaine County who want to have absentee ballots mailed to them for the JUNE 30 Primary/Board of Education Election should apply now, County Election Board Secretary Rice said. Although the County Election Board can accept applications for absentee ballots until 5 p.m. on Tuesday, June 23 RICE urged voters who want to vote by absentee ballot to apply early.