Whatcom County primary election ballots due Tuesday

Primary election ballots are due to drop boxes around Whatcom County before 8 p.m. on Election Day, Tuesday, Aug. 2.

Only the top two vote-getters in the August primary will move on to the November general election.

If sent in by mail, ballots need to be postmarked by Aug. 2, and will need a 47-cent stamp.

Drop boxes are located throughout the county. A list of drop boxes, the online voters’ guide, and more information about the election can be found at the Whatcom County Auditor’s Office web page at whatcomcounty.us.