Time running out to register to vote

Monday, April 4 is the last day to register to vote or make changes to a current registration for the primary election on May 3.

If you have moved or changed your name, it is important to update your voter registration, Brown County Clerk Brenda Woods said.

Voter registration forms and instructions are available at the clerk’s office on the first floor of the Brown County Courthouse or on the Secretary of State’s website at in.gov/sos/elections/2403.htm.

Voters may also register at government offices, including the Bureau of Motor Vehicles.

Early voting

Absentee voting by mail is underway. Voters may call the clerk’s office at 812-988-5510 to request an application for an absentee ballot; applications must be received by Monday, April 25.

Walk-in absentee voting starts next week in the small conference room on the first floor of the County Office Building. Hours are:

  • Tuesday, April 5, through Friday, April 29, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on weekdays
  • Saturdays, April 23 and April 30 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Monday, May 2 from 8 a.m. to noon
Sara Clifford has been raising a family in Brown County since 2005 and leading the Brown County Democrat since late 2009. In addition to editor, she is the beat reporter for town government and writes columns, features and general news stories.