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Hoosiers have one week left to register to vote for this fall's election

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Hoosiers can register to vote at their local election administrator's office or online at

Hoosiers have one week left to register or update their registration if they want to vote in the November election.

The voter registration deadline is Oct. 11. If you want to register or update your registration in person at your local election administrator’s office, you have until the close of business that day.

But you have until midnight if you visit There, you can register or update your registration, see who’s on your ballot, find your polling place and request an absentee mail-in ballot.

To register, you’ll need either an Indiana driver’s license or state identification card. And you must be a citizen and have lived in your current precinct at least 30 days before the election.

Contact reporter Brandon at or follow him on Twitter at @brandonjsmith5.

Brandon Smith has covered the Statehouse for Indiana Public Broadcasting for more than a decade, spanning three governors and a dozen legislative sessions. He's also the host of Indiana Week in Review, a weekly political and policy discussion program seen and heard across the state. He previously worked at KBIA in Columbia, Missouri and WSPY in Plano, Illinois. His first job in radio was in another state capitol - Jefferson City, Missouri - as a reporter for three stations around the Show-Me State.