Registration deadline for primary is Monday

Monday is the deadline to register in person to vote in the Aug. 17 primary, according to the Secretary of State's Office.

People can register at 2000 Lakeridge Drive S.W., Olympia. For more information , call 360-786-5408, send an e-mail to elections@co .thurston.wa.us or go to www. ThurstonVotes.org.

July 19 was the deadline to register online or via mail for the primary.

In a news release, Secretary of State Sam Reed, who predicts a 38 percent voter turnout in August, urged people to vote.