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Early Voting Ends with Record Day of Turnout

Voting numbers set a record for the 2017 season on Tuesday, as the final day of early voting came to a close.

In Potter County, 679 voters cast ballots on Tuesday. In Randall County, 1,132 voters cast ballots on the final day of early voting. In total, 6,992 voters cast ballots in Randall County, while 3,325 voters cast ballots in Potter County, during early voting.

These numbers are higher than early voter turnout in the previous municipal election.

The final day for voters to cast a ballot will be on Election Day, Saturday, May 6th. Polls will be open from 7am until 7pm.

To find out about area polling places, please see The Amarillo Pioneer's Voter Guide.

Photo by the Houston Chronicle

Photo by the Houston Chronicle

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