Secretary of State Monae Johnson shares election and voting reminders for primary election

PIERRE, S.D.(DRGNews)- Voters with questions about Tuesday’s primary election in South Dakota can turn to a state agency website for answers.

Secretary of State Monae (mo-nay) Johnson says the VIP portal at, provides a variety of election information.

Johnson says you can fill out your sample ballot at home and bring it with you when you vote.

Johnson says voters should have photo identification with them.

But, if you can’t find your photo ID, she says you are still able to vote.

If you’ve become unable to physically go to the polls to vote, Johnson says you may have an “authorized messenger” bring your ballot to you and return it to your county auditor’s office.

If you voted early or absentee, Johnson says another thing you can do from the  VIP portal at is track your ballot.

Polls are open Tuesday from 7am-7pm Local Time.