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More Than 100,000 Manitobans Vote in Advance Polls

September 6, 2019 9:57 AM | News


Manitobans showed up in droves to vote at advance polling stations in the upcoming provincial election next week.

Elections Manitoba says 112,983 ballots were cast during the eight days of advance voting. During the 2016 election, approximately 110,000 votes were cast during advance voting.

Of those ballots registered this year, 409 were absentee votes and 213 homebound votes, for a total of 113,605.

Election day is Tuesday, September 10. Voting places will be open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Eligible voters can check their voter information card or the Elections Manitoba website for information on where to vote. Everyone must show ID to vote, either one piece of government-issued photo ID or two other pieces.

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