11/29/2008 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Indiana Early Voting Extended

Early voting is proving to be popular in Lake County, Indiana. So popular that election officials are giving people more time.

Long, long lines at four early voting sites in Lake County have made some voters angry.

Four-hour waits have been reported in the county hub in Crown Point, as well as at satellite offices in Gary, Hammond and East Chicago.

That interest had the county's election board voting to keep all four sites open through Friday.

Voting will also be allowed at the sites Saturday and Sunday and until noon on Monday. The general election is Tuesday, November 4.

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