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Your guide to today's primary elections: How to vote, candidate profiles, live results

Valerie Smith, elections outreach coordinator for Linn County, sets up voting booths for early voting in special elections at the auditor's office at the Jean Oxley Linn County Public Service Center in Cedar Rapids on Wednesday, March 14, 2018. (Liz Martin/The Gazette)
Valerie Smith, elections outreach coordinator for Linn County, sets up voting booths for early voting in special elections at the auditor's office at the Jean Oxley Linn County Public Service Center in Cedar Rapids on Wednesday, March 14, 2018. (Liz Martin/The Gazette)

What you need to know for today's 2018 Iowa primary elections: 

WHERE: If you aren't sure where to vote, find your polling place on the Iowa Secretary of State's website: https://sos.iowa.gov/elections/voterreg/pollingplace/search.aspx. Local county officials have warned of incorrect polling place information being sent via text message, check the Secretary of State's site if you are uncertain.

WHEN: Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. statewide. 

WHAT TO BRING: Voters will be asked to show ID. Find more details, including what to do if you're a college student or if you have changed your address, here: What you need to vote

WHO: Get to know the candidates. We have profiles and Q+As for many key races: 

RESULTS: Stay tuned to The Gazette after polls close for live primary results data from Eastern Iowa races.

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