Eligible Minnesotans may begin casting their absentee ballots now for the August 9, 2016 Primary Election. Any registered voter in Minnesota can vote absentee, no questions asked about your reason for wanting an absentee ballot.
You can request an absentee ballot to be mailed to you at mnvotes.org or at the Secretary of State website here
Or you can get one in-person at your local elections office. Find those offices here
Be sure you are registered to vote! Here is a link to the Secretary of State site where you can see whether you are already registered at your current address, and begin the registration process if needed. Click HERE