Of the more than 3.5 million registered voters in Wisconsin, more than 173,000 are in our region. That region includes eight counties stretching from Marathon to Iron County.
While we are seeing record early voting in our region and throughout Wisconsin, fewer than half of registered voters have cast their ballot.
Meaning there is still plenty of people that could show up to vote on Election Day.
Rhinelander City Clerk Val Foley said she’s expecting a large voter turnout. If that does happen, it could take longer for election workers to count and tally votes.