Turnout was "pretty good" on the campus of Minnesota State University Moorhead where about 180 mostly first-time student voters had cast their ballots as the polling site was about to close on Tuesday night, March 3, according to poll supervisor REnate Marquette, sitting at the center polling stand.  Barry Amundson / The Forum
Turnout was "pretty good" on the campus of Minnesota State University Moorhead where about 180 mostly first-time student voters had cast their ballots as the polling site was about to close on Tuesday night, March 3, according to poll supervisor REnate Marquette, sitting at the center polling stand. Barry Amundson / The Forum


A voter cast's his primary vote in the commons at Lord of Life Lutheran Church Tuesday, March 3, in Baxter. Steve Kohls /  Brainerd Dispatch
A voter cast's his primary vote in the commons at Lord of Life Lutheran Church Tuesday, March 3, in Baxter. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch


Kyle Kampen casts his vote Tuesday, March 3, at the Essentia Health Sports Center in Brainerd. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Kyle Kampen casts his vote Tuesday, March 3, at the Essentia Health Sports Center in Brainerd. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch


A voter with a child walks into The Church on the Wise Road, which is serving as the Unorganized Territory Blue Precinct Tuesday, March 3. Steve Kohls /  Brainerd Dispatch
A voter with a child walks into The Church on the Wise Road, which is serving as the Unorganized Territory Blue Precinct Tuesday, March 3. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch


With a cutout of Paul Bunyan in the background, Katie Kaufman, head election judge for Brainerd Ward 2 Precinct 1, helps voter Bryn Waters at the Essentia Health Sports Center Tuesday, March 3. Steve Kohls  /  Brainerd Dispatch
With a cutout of Paul Bunyan in the background, Katie Kaufman, head election judge for Brainerd Ward 2 Precinct 1, helps voter Bryn Waters at the Essentia Health Sports Center Tuesday, March 3. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch


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Clarice and Don Hardy vote Tuesday, March 3, at The Church on the Wise Road, which is the Unorganized Territory Blue Precinct. Steve Kohls  /  Brainerd Dispatch
Clarice and Don Hardy vote Tuesday, March 3, at The Church on the Wise Road, which is the Unorganized Territory Blue Precinct. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch


Head election judge Arlene Fitzpatrick (left), Ally Giza and election judge Heather Meyer work together at The Center to resolve a voter's issue Tuesday, March 3, in Brainerd. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Head election judge Arlene Fitzpatrick (left), Ally Giza and election judge Heather Meyer work together at The Center to resolve a voter's issue Tuesday, March 3, in Brainerd. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch


The American flag reflects in the door of Lord of Life Church in Baxter Tuesday, March 3, during Super Tuesday primary voting. Steve Kohls  / Brainerd Dispatch
The American flag reflects in the door of Lord of Life Church in Baxter Tuesday, March 3, during Super Tuesday primary voting. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch


Larry Miller casts his vote in the U.S. Presidential Primary Election on Tuesday at the voting poll site at the National Guard Armory in Willmar. 

Erica Dischino / West Central Tribune
Larry Miller casts his vote in the U.S. Presidential Primary Election on Tuesday at the voting poll site at the National Guard Armory in Willmar. Erica Dischino / West Central Tribune


Marie Nelson scans her ballot after selecting a candidate for the U.S. Presidential Primary on Tuesday at the voting poll in the Willmar Education and Arts Center building in Willmar. 

Erica Dischino / West Central Tribune
Marie Nelson scans her ballot after selecting a candidate for the U.S. Presidential Primary on Tuesday at the voting poll in the Willmar Education and Arts Center building in Willmar. Erica Dischino / West Central Tribune


Luther Malmgren receives an “I Voted” sticker from an election judge after casting his vote in the Minnesota U.S. Presidential Primary Elecion on Tuesday at the polling site at the Willmar Education and Arts Center building in Willmar. 

Erica Dischino / West Central Tribune
Luther Malmgren receives an “I Voted” sticker from an election judge after casting his vote in the Minnesota U.S. Presidential Primary Elecion on Tuesday at the polling site at the Willmar Education and Arts Center building in Willmar. Erica Dischino / West Central Tribune


Harvey Nelson casts his vote in the Minnesota U.S. Presidential Primary Election on Tuesday at the polling site at the Willmar Education and Arts Center building in Willmar. 

Erica Dischino / West Central Tribune
Harvey Nelson casts his vote in the Minnesota U.S. Presidential Primary Election on Tuesday at the polling site at the Willmar Education and Arts Center building in Willmar. Erica Dischino / West Central Tribune


“I Voted” stickers are given to community members who voted in Kandiyohi County on Tuesday in the U.S. Presidential Primary Election.

Erica Dischino / West Central Tribune
“I Voted” stickers are given to community members who voted in Kandiyohi County on Tuesday in the U.S. Presidential Primary Election. Erica Dischino / West Central Tribune


Election judges, from left; Sandy Brooks, Jeffrey McMaines and Katie Boespflug share a laugh with East Grand Forks resident William Pluth as Pluth registers to vote at the East Grand Forks Senior Citizens Center Tuesday. Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Election judges, from left; Sandy Brooks, Jeffrey McMaines and Katie Boespflug share a laugh with East Grand Forks resident William Pluth as Pluth registers to vote at the East Grand Forks Senior Citizens Center Tuesday. Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald


Marilyn and Mark Holte enter and exit the voting booth at the East Grand Forks Senior Citizens Center during Tuesday's Minnesota primary. Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Marilyn and Mark Holte enter and exit the voting booth at the East Grand Forks Senior Citizens Center during Tuesday's Minnesota primary. Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald


A Ward 3 resident fills out a ballot for the primary election on Tuesday at the Bemidji Boys and Girls Club. (Annalise Braught / Bemidji Pioneer)
A Ward 3 resident fills out a ballot for the primary election on Tuesday at the Bemidji Boys and Girls Club. (Annalise Braught / Bemidji Pioneer)


Election judges help community members register to vote in the primary election on Tuesday at the Bemidji Boys and Girls Club. (Annalise Braught / Bemidji Pioneer)
Election judges help community members register to vote in the primary election on Tuesday at the Bemidji Boys and Girls Club. (Annalise Braught / Bemidji Pioneer)


Ward 3 residents prepare to vote in the primary election on Tuesday at the Bemidji Boys and Girls Club. (Annalise Braught / Bemidji Pioneer)
Ward 3 residents prepare to vote in the primary election on Tuesday at the Bemidji Boys and Girls Club. (Annalise Braught / Bemidji Pioneer)


By 9 a.m. Tuesday, March 3, the Pequot Lakes presidential nomination primary voting site - the Cole Memorial Building - had a turnout of 21 voters. Travis Grimler / Echo Journal
By 9 a.m. Tuesday, March 3, the Pequot Lakes presidential nomination primary voting site - the Cole Memorial Building - had a turnout of 21 voters. Travis Grimler / Echo Journal
Election judges Marilyn Kroupa, left, and Betty Wolff greeted Ward I voters at Tuesday's presidential primary with a smile as they asked them to sign in before receiving their ballots. (Vicki Gerdes / Tribune)
Election judges Marilyn Kroupa, left, and Betty Wolff greeted Ward I voters at Tuesday's presidential primary with a smile as they asked them to sign in before receiving their ballots. (Vicki Gerdes / Tribune)


Voters come out for the presidential nomination primary election Tuesday, March 3, at the Wadena Maslowski Wellness and Research Center.
Rebecca Mitchell/Pioneer Journal
Voters come out for the presidential nomination primary election Tuesday, March 3, at the Wadena Maslowski Wellness and Research Center. Rebecca Mitchell/Pioneer Journal


Residents across Minnesota were asked to get out and vote Tuesday, March 3 during the primary election. Voters within the city of Wadena were invited into the Maslowski Wellness Center for voting.
Rebecca Mitchell/Pioneer Journal
Residents across Minnesota were asked to get out and vote Tuesday, March 3 during the primary election. Voters within the city of Wadena were invited into the Maslowski Wellness Center for voting. Rebecca Mitchell/Pioneer Journal


Jeff Fritz, of Perham, proudly wears an "I voted" sticker after casting his ballot in the 2020 presidential primaries. (RosaLin Alcoser/Focus)
Jeff Fritz, of Perham, proudly wears an "I voted" sticker after casting his ballot in the 2020 presidential primaries. (RosaLin Alcoser/Focus)


The Lake Eunice Township Hall was open for primary day today. (J.J. Perry / Tribune)
The Lake Eunice Township Hall was open for primary day today. (J.J. Perry / Tribune)


Shelly Dahlquist, a member of the Moorhead City Council, chats with election worker Shirley Larson during Tuesday's Minnesota presidential primary. Dave Olson / The Forum
Shelly Dahlquist, a member of the Moorhead City Council, chats with election worker Shirley Larson during Tuesday's Minnesota presidential primary. Dave Olson / The Forum


Technical glitches cropped up at many Moorhead polling sites taking part in Minnesota's presidential primary Tuesday, March 3. But election officials said the issue, which involved computer tablets, didn't impede voting at locations like Moorhead's First Presbyterian Church. Dave Olson / The Forum
Technical glitches cropped up at many Moorhead polling sites taking part in Minnesota's presidential primary Tuesday, March 3. But election officials said the issue, which involved computer tablets, didn't impede voting at locations like Moorhead's First Presbyterian Church. Dave Olson / The Forum


Election judges Barb Sather and Mona Billmark (right) check in voters at the Alexandria Township polling location at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church Tuesday. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Election judges Barb Sather and Mona Billmark (right) check in voters at the Alexandria Township polling location at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church Tuesday. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)


Presidential nomination primary voters turned out slowly but surely Tuesday, March 3, at the Cole Memorial Building in Pequot Lakes. Travis Grimler / Echo Journal
Presidential nomination primary voters turned out slowly but surely Tuesday, March 3, at the Cole Memorial Building in Pequot Lakes. Travis Grimler / Echo Journal


A voter leaves a polling place early Tuesday, March 3, at First Presbyterian Church in south Moorhead. 
Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
A voter leaves a polling place early Tuesday, March 3, at First Presbyterian Church in south Moorhead. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor