Winneshiek Election

By: News Release
Sep 10th, 2020

Sample Ballots are now available for the 2020 General Election.  Go to: for sample ballots, election maps, forms, and other election related information.


A reminder to all voters.  The Secretary of State has sent an absentee ballot request form to each registered voter in the state.  Many political parties, candidates, political organizations, and others also send out absentee ballot request forms.  Voters only need to return one of these forms.


The Auditor’s office also has forms available.  If businesses, churches, gathering places, or anyone wants to pick up forms to distribute at their place of gathering, please stop by the Auditor’s Office to pick some up.


Absentee Ballot request forms should be returned to the Auditor’s Office, put in the drop box at the Courthouse, or mailed to: 201 W Main St, Decorah.


Absentee ballots will be mailed out on October 5th.  In-person absentee voting in the Auditor’s Office also starts October 5th during normal business hours.


Election questions should be directed to (563) 382-5085 or