Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - Voting for Minnesota’s first-ever binding Presidential Nomination Primary begins this morning.

Olmsted County election officials will begin offering early absentee voting for the March 3rd “Super Tuesday” primary at a special polling site in the 4H Building at Graham Park. It will be operated on weekdays through March 2nd from 8 AM through 5 PM, although it will be closed on Monday for the MLK Holiday and on February 23rd for President’s Day.

County election officials also plan to operate two additional polling places during the final week before the actual primary election and schedule some extended evening and Saturday hours for the convenience of voters.

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