Monday deadline for registration to vote in general election

Monday is the last day for voters to register by mail or online for the Nov. 5 general election or for previously registered Washington voters to change their voting addresses.

Voters who want to register by mail can get material at libraries in Edmonds, Lynnwood and Mountlake Terrace and at most post offices, or they can download forms from the Snohomish County elections website or the Secretary of State’s website.

Eligible voters with a state issued driver’s license or ID may register to vote online at www.vote.wa.gov.

New Washington voters can register through Oct. 28, but they must register at the auditor’s office., which is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays.

Evan Smith can be reached at schsmith@frontier.com.

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