Current Election

General Election

The General Election is being held on Tuesday, November 6, 2018. For information on polling locations and times, please see the Notice of Election (PDF) for more details.

Absentee Voting

Absentee voting is available at the Lawrence County Auditor’s Office Friday, September 21, 2018 through the close of business on Monday, November 5, 2018. Absentee voting will also be available at the Spearfish City Hall starting Monday, October 22, 2018 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and ending Monday November 5, 2018 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Authorized Messenger Request

Due to sickness or disability only the deadline for authorized messenger request is 3 p.m. on Election day. 

In South Dakota, the County Election Official must receive your application for absentee ballot no later than 5 p.m. the day before the election

Voter Registration

The last day to register to vote or to change your voter registration information is October 22, 2018.