Tuesday, Oct. 16 is the last day to register to vote in the Nov. 6 general election for anyone not currently registered in the state of Oregon. If you are registered in Oregon, but have changed your name or address, you must update your registration. People have until 8 p.m. on Election Day to update their registration and receive a ballot.
Ballots for November election will be mailed out to voters on Oct. 19.
Technology now allows county elections offices to accept online voter registration. If you have a valid Oregon driver's license or permit, you can go to www.OregonVotes.org and register online. Otherwise, you may fill out a voter registration card and bring it to the Clatsop County Clerk's Office at 820 Exchange St. in Astoria, or mail it to Clatsop County Elections, 820 Exchange St., Ste. 220, Astoria, Oregon 97103.
Voter registration cards can be found in local post offices, or can be downloaded from the Clatsop County website, www.co.clatsop.or.us.
You can find out your current registration status online by accessing the Oregon Secretary of State's ORESTAR service at https://secure.sos.state.or.us/orestar/vr/showVoterSearch.do. You may also call the Clerk's Office at (503) 325-8511.