District 23B covers parts of Watonwan, Blue Earth, Waseca and LeSueur counties. Early voting started September 21 and is open M-F, 8-4:30 at your County Elections Office. For those people who live in a mail-in ballot precinct and who are registered to vote, you will receive your general election ballot the week of September 24th. Your ballot needs to be returned as soon as possible to be counted. Your ballot must also be completely filled out and witnessed to be counted. It can be witnessed by a friend, neighbor, relative, etc. Here is a list of mail-in ballot precincts: The city of LaSalle, Nelson Twp, Riverdale Twp, Rosendale Twp, St. James Twp, the city of Amboy, Beauford Twp, Butternut Valley Twp, Cambria Twp, Ceresco Twp, Danville Twp, the city of Good Thunder, Judson Twp, Lincoln Twp, Mapleton Twp, Mcpherson Twp, Medo Twp, the city of Pemberton, Pleasant Mound Twp, Sterling Twp, the city of Vernon Center, and Vernon Center Twp. Please note, mail-in ballots will not be forwarded with your mail. If you would like a ballot sent to another location, you must request an absentee ballot.
If you want to register, verify your status or request an absentee ballot, or find your polling location, please visit http://www.MNvotes.org. If you are not in a mail-in precinct, you may also register in person on the day of the election.
You may also contact your county polling station and VOTE EARLY, starting September 24. Contact your local county elections office for more information:
The following is a list of the Watonwan county precincts and their polling places:
- Fieldon Township – Lewisville City Hall, 201 Lewis Street West, Lewisville, MN 56060
- Madelia City – VFW / American Legion Club, 34 First Street Northwest, Madelia, MN 56062
- Madelia Township – Madelia Town Hall, 507 Dill Avenue Southwest, Madelia, MN 56062
- Saint James City – National Guard Armory, 521 Armstrong Boulevard North, St. James, MN 56081
The cities of LaSalle, Odin and the townships of Nelson, Riverdale, Rosendale and St. James vote by mail ballot and on election day may vote EARLY at the:
Watonwan County Courthouse
710 Second Ave. S.
St. James, MN 56081
BLUE EARTH COUNTY:
You may vote in person at the Blue Earth County Elections Department, during the following times for the primary and general elections:
Blue Earth County Historic Courthouse
204 S Fifth Street
Mankato, MN 56001
- During normal office hours (8:00 am to 4:30 p.m.) beginning 46 days before the election
- On the Saturday before the election from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
- On the Monday before the election until 5:00 pm