Wednesday marks the last day to register for August primary

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By: KOMU 8 Digital Producer, Katie Athey
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COLUMBIA - Today is the last day to register for voting in the August 4 primary election in Boone County. Registration closes at 5 p.m.

Some positions on the ballot include Governor, Secretary of State, State Treasurer, Attorney General, and Sheriff. The ballot also includes an amendment that would expand Medicaid eligibility throughout the state. 

During the August primary and Nov. general elections, voters may cast their ballot through mail. Mail-in ballots require notarization, unless the voter is at-risk for contracting or transmitting COVID-19. 

The Columbia Public Library offers notarization, and reminds citizens via Twitter to bring in a photo ID, and wear a mask. 

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