TOLEDO, OH (Toledo News Now) - Local elections are taking place in 42 of Michigan's 83 counties today, including Monroe County.
Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.
As a reminder, emergency absentee ballots are still available under certain conditions until 4 p.m. today.
Michigan Secretary of State Ruth Johnson is encouraging residents to cast ballots.
She says it only takes a few minutes to participate in one of our country's basic freedoms.
Click here for more information on the election, or to view your polling place.
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