This dataset contains the voter registration numbers by precinct for general elections going back to 2004. The registration numbers reflect the count when the polls opened and does not include election day registrations.
This dataset contains information regarding all original filings for new businesses between October 2011 through the end of December 2013. In addition to the date and type of business filed, the registered city / state / zip / country is provided. Note: this dataset should be considered as a sampling of business data. 30 records have been excluded from the exported data due to anomalies.
This dataset contains polling place locations and their corresponding address ranges. The next upcoming election for each polling place is listed in the cases where it has already been set up in the system. The data was pulled from The Office of the Secretary of State's online pollfinder database on 2/14/2014.
The Notary dataset contains active notaries as of January 31, 2014. The notary acts as an official, unbiased witness to the identity of the person who signs a document (Minnesota Statutes 359) to prevent fraud and forgery. A Minnesota notary public has six major duties:
1. Take acknowledgments,
2. Administer oaths and affirmations,
3. Take and certify all depositions;
4. Witness or attest a signature,
5. Take and certify all acknowledgments and instruments in writing,
6. Record notarial protests.
The Legal Newspapers dataset contains active newspapers that have filed with the Office of the Secretary of State as of February 4, 2014. Filed legal newspaper registrations exist to inform the general public that a newspaper has met the filing requirements with the Office of the Secretary of State. However, a filing does not constitute a guarantee that any other qualifications have been met.