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Posted on: September 16, 2021

Absentee Balloting Opens Friday for Four School District Elections

Four school districts – Annandale, Delano, Monticello and St. Michael-Albertville – will be holding elections this fall.  Wright County voters located in those school districts will be able to vote on the respective ballot questions from the schools.

Friday, September 17 is the first day of Minnesota’s 46-day period of absentee voting leading up to Tuesday, November 2. The County election office and school districts will begin mailing ballots to voters who have requested them, and in-person absentee voting is now available at school district offices.  Please see below for information on how to request an absentee ballot or to vote early in-person at your local school district office. Anyone can go to, to check their registration status or register to vote.


To request an absentee ballot for the November 2 election, please contact your local election official listed below. A copy of the absentee ballot application can be found on the Wright County website.

ISD 876 - Annandale Public Schools

Crystal Torres, (320) 274-5602,

ISD 879 - Delano Public Schools

Paul Downer, (763) 972-3365 x 1911,

ISD 882 - Monticello Public Schools

Lanette Paumen, (763) 682-7692, 

ISD 885 - St. Michael-Albertville Schools

Lanette Paumen, (763) 682-7692,   

Voters can request an absentee ballot even if they are not registered to vote — a voter registration application will be provided with their ballot.



ISD 876 - Annandale Public Schools

125 Cherry Avenue North

Annandale, MN 55302


Weekdays 7:30 a.m.– 4:00 p.m. September 17 – November 1

Special Extended Hours Wednesdays in October (7:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.)

Special Weekend Date Saturday October 30 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.


ISD 879 – Delano Public Schools

700 Elm Avenue East

Delano MN, 55328


Weekdays 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. September 17 – November 1


ISD 882 - Monticello Public Schools

302 Washington Street

Monticello, MN 55362


Weekdays 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.


ISD 885 - St. Michael-Albertville Schools

11343 50th Street NE

Albertville, MN 55301


Weekdays September 17 – October 29 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Special Voting Hours Monday November 1 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

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