Voter turnout slow, Northwest Arkansas election officials say

Posted: May 15, 2018 at 1 a.m.

FILE PHOTO ANDY SHUPE Mitch McCorkle, longtime fire chief for West Fork, and his wife, Henryetta, vote in a special election to decide the mayor of West Fork at The Frank Wenzel Community Center.

BENTONVILLE -- Northwest Arkansas election officials say early voting for the May 22 elections seems slow, but note this is a midterm election year and Washington County expanded its early voting locations.

Election information

Voters can obtain more information on the May 22 primary election and the early voting period from the websites for Benton and Washington counties. Benton County election information can be found at and the Washington County website at has information for that county’s voters.

Source: Staff report

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