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Primary Election sample ballots, voting locations available for Natrona County voters

A voter holds an "I Voted" sticker after participating in the 2018 Wyoming Primary election on Tuesday, Aug. 21, in Casper. (Oil City, File)

CASPER, Wyo. — Primary Election Day in Natrona County is Tuesday, Aug. 16.

Voters can find where their voting location is using an online polling place locator offered by Natrona County. People can search their address to find their voting location. Doing so also provides sample ballots so voters know what to expect on Primary Election Day.

Sample ballots for specific polling locations are provided for voters who are registered as Republican, Democrat or nonpartisan.

In addition to voting in person on Tuesday, Aug. 16, people in Natrona County have the option to vote via absentee ballot.

People can cast absentee ballots in person until Aug. 16 during normal business hours at the Natrona County Clerk’s Office, 200 N. Center St. in Casper. While absentee ballots can be accepted at the Natrona County Clerk’s Office on Primary Election Day, absentee ballots cannot be accepted at polling places on Aug. 16.

People can request an absentee ballot online or by calling 307-235-9217. Absentee ballots must be returned to the Natrona County Clerk’s Office by 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 16, the official day of the Primary Election.

Military and residents of Wyoming who are overseas and want to vote absentee can visit the Wyoming Secretary of State’s website for more information.

People voting in person in Wyoming are required to show identification. There are a variety of forms of ID accepted, with details available from the Wyoming Secretary of State’s Office’s website.

After voters select candidates in the primaries, absentee voting for Wyoming’s General Election will begin on Friday, Sept. 23, with the General Election set for Tuesday, Nov. 8.

Oil City News has been publishing candidate questionnaires and other election-related stories. Those can be found under the Oil City News Elections tab.

The League of Women Voters offers another source of voting and candidate information for voters in Natrona County at vote411.org.

Election information is also available from Natrona County’s website.