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Thursday is the last day for Hoosiers to request a vote-by-mail ballot for this year's primary.

Indiana expanded vote-by-mail to all voters for its postponed June 2 primary due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Any voter can request an absentee ballot online at

Vote-by-mail ballots must be received by the local county clerk by noon on Election Day.

Tippecanoe County



The Tippecanoe County Board of Elections is recommending residents at higher risk for a COVID-19 infection vote by mail in the May 5 primary. 

In a statement released Thursday, Tippecanoe County Clerk Julie Roush reminded voters the high-risk group includes those age 60 and older, or those with significant underlying health conditions. She said for now, nursing homes would no longer be used as voting centers for the primary.