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LIVE UPDATES: Utah Votes in the 2020 General Election

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Posted at 9:10 AM, Nov 03, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-04 05:49:36-05

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Follow real-time updates on the 2020 Election in Utah.

2:52 a.m.

Passing of Utah Amendment F could change state's legislative start date

12:45 a.m.

Trump declares victory despite trailing by a 225-212 margin in the Electoral College

11:51 p.m.

Utah constitutional Amendment E passes, making hunting and fishing rights

11:49 p.m.

Utah voters approve Amendment B, clarifying candidate requirements

11:47 p.m.

Utah to officially ban slavery after Amendment C passes

11:15 p.m.

Rep. Stewart retains House seat in Utah's 2nd Congressional District, AP projects

10:36 p.m.

Biden tells supporters to "keep the faith" and have patience as results trickle in from around the country

9:16 p.m.

Trump wins in Utah, AP projects

9:10 p.m.

Skordas concedes race to incumbent Sean Reyes for Utah Attorney General

9:00 p.m.

Moore defeats Parry for House seat in Utah's 1st Congressional District, AP projects

8:52 p.m.

Rep. Curtis wins Utah's 3rd Congressional District; Thorpe concedes

8:10 p.m.

The Associated Press projects Spencer Cox is the winner of the Utah Gubernatorial race.

6:50 p.m.

COMING UP AT 7: FOX 13's Live Digital Election Special - Watch us on Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire, Android TV, fox13now.com/live and facebook.com/fox13newsutah

6:38 p.m.

A long day for volunteers in Davis County...

6:27 p.m.

UPDATED NUMBERS: 460,000 ballots have been processed in Salt Lake County. That’s about 30,000 since noon.

6 p.m.

Polls close in two hours.

5:29 p.m.

Has your mail or provisional ballot been counted? Find out here.

5:21 p.m.

Utah State Elections Office reports 1,214,681 ballots now processed statewide. 1.6 million ballots were mailed out this year to active, registered voters.

5:13 p.m.

From Utah County Clerk/Auditor Amelia Powers Gardner:

Utah County will release results at 8pm but we will keep counting! No early bedtime tonight. We’ll release a second round of results around midnight.

4:40 p.m.

People supporting Black Lives Matter have shown up across the street from the Trump supporters on 2100 S and State Street

4:40 p.m.

4:23 p.m.

Almost 250K people have voted in Utah County as of 4 p.m.

4:08 p.m.

Today is the 124th anniversary of Martha Hughes Cannon's election to the Utah State Senate. She was the first woman elected as a state senator in American history.

4 p.m.

Utah State Elections Office tells FOX 13 that county clerks across Utah have processed 1,205,959 ballots so far. Approx. 1.6m ballots were mailed to active, registered voters. 1.15m Utahns voted in 2016. State elections officials call turnout "phenomenal."

3:37 p.m.

Davis Co. Sheriff's Office says "drive and drop" voting at Legacy Center is a big success

3:33 p.m.

Little to no wait time at West Jordan drop box location

3:32 p.m.

Steady voting at Salt Lake County building

3:31 p.m.

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3:28 p.m.

In Saratoga Springs, voters get their ballots inside the church, fill them out in the parking lot, and drop the completed envelope in a ballot box.

3:21 p.m.

3:15 p.m.

Massive turnout with early voting means more complete Election Night results than usual.

3:03 p.m.

FOX 13 Report: Officials investigating report of woman at Utah poll who turned voters away

2:58 p.m.

76 percent voter turnout in Utah County

2:55 p.m.

1.18 million ballots (and counting) processed in Utah.

2:47 p.m.

Important reminder from Salt Lake City Emergency Management: Voting matters. Learn more about how to exercise your voting rights: https://www.aclu.org/know-your-rights/voting-rights/

2:17 p.m.

Martha Hughes Cannon statue at Utah State Capitol draped in "Votes for Women" sash

1:30 p.m.

A large group of Trump supporters are outside the Salt Lake City Government Center, honking horns and waving flags. The group is outside of the restricted area and is not interfering in the voting process.

1:06 p.m.

The counting of ballots in Utah County appears to be going smoothly as FOX 13s Sydney Glenn shows. Like the rest of the state, Utah County has seen record numbers of ballots cast.

12:02 p.m.

Ballot box problem reported in Salt Lake County. Residents reminded to push ballots all the way down.

12:01 p.m.

With polls hours away from being closed, Utah has already processed more ballots than it did in all of 2016. 1,152,383 ballots have been processed by noon. CLICK HERE to read the entire story.

11:50 a.m.

FOX 13s Sydney Glenn is reporting lines aren't too bad at the polling location at 945 E. 700 North in Provo.

11:40 a.m.

A U.S. District Judge has ordered that the United States Postal Service conduct a sweep of several mail sorting facilities on Tuesday to ensure that all mail-in ballots will be promptly delivered to state election boards. CLICK HERE to read the entire story.

11:39 a.m.

The turnout numbers in Utah County are coming in, where they expect about 10 percent of eligible voters to head to the polls today. But that's just a small part of those who have voted overall.

10:55 a.m.

FOX 13s Lexie Johnson is outside Herriman City Hall where the lines, which were wrapped around the building this morning, are currently moving quickly.

10:43 a.m.

Utah Gov. Gary Herbert tweeted out a message of thanks to the poll workers across the state who are dealing with the high turnout this election year.

10:12 a.m.

Utah polls close at 8 p.m. Track major election results here. Tap here for full Utah General Election results.

9:25 a.m.

Check out the steady stream of cars at the Legacy Events Center where it's drive-through!

9:08 a.m.

If you experience or witness long voting lines or voter intimidation on Election Day, please reach out, and send us your photos and videos. Send them to news@fox13now.com. We have a team dedicated to monitoring any problems that may arise at the polls today.

8:30 a.m.

Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall welcomed voters to Election Day.

8:06 a.m.

FOX 13s Tamara Vaifanua was live at the Vivint Smart Home Arena which is usually home of the Jazz, but today is home to a polling location.

7:48 a.m.

FOX 13s Scott McKane offers some tips on staying safe and healthy while voting during the pandemic

7 a.m.

In-person voting is underway across Utah. In order to cast your ballot safely, here's what you need to know.