WILLISTON, N.D. — The U.S. Postal Service says it will open a new location in Williston in late spring.
The first woman through the front doors of the downtown post office in Billings on Tuesday breezed through the lobby so quickly she hardly noticed the giant sheet cake and ruby-red punch bowl framed by black balloons.
The downtown post office is 100 years old.
Stacie Colarchik, a sales service associate with the downtown post office, cuts a cake during a ceremony at the downtown post office Tuesday morning celebrating the 100-year anniversary of the building.
Sometime this year, Butte mail will be sent to Billings for processing instead of to Great Falls as originally planned.
The U.S. Postal Service’s decision to drop Saturday deliveries is getting bad reviews from Montana’s congressional delegation.
HELENA - Ingomar welcomed Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe last month with a spread of home-made baked goods and a packed school gymnasium as residents gave him an earful over proposed post office closures - and it looks like the message was delivered.
LANDER, Wyo. — Since Mary Spence was born in the Cora area more than 70 years ago, one thing has been constant: the post office.
MISSOULA — The U.S. attorney's office says a 39-year-old Missoula man has pleaded guilty to taking more than $14,000 from the Bonner Post Office to support his drug habit.
It’s no secret that the U.S. Postal Service is in financial trouble. Its business is shrinking, with first-class mail revenue dropping 25 percent since 2006. It has lost $25 billion in the last five years.
DENVER — Colorado Sen. Mark Udall is backing an effort to prevent closing rural post offices for at least two years.
HELENA -- Montanans today said they may be willing to accept some changes to federal postal service, such as no Saturday delivery, but urged the U.S. postmaster general to resist closing any Montana rural post offices.
The U.S. Postal Service needs to work toward balancing its books while fulfilling its mission of delivering mail to homes, businesses, hospitals and schools throughout the United States, including in our rural areas. Recently, under the banner of fiscal responsibility, the USPS has targeted …
RAWLINS, Wyo. - The U.S. Postal Service is still considering moving mail processing operations for Rawlins to Cheyenne.
HELENA — U.S. Sen. Jon Tester on Tuesday said the U.S. Postal Service has agreed to postpone any decisions on closing offices and mail-processing centers until May 2012, to give Congress a chance to help the USPS tackle its crushing debt.
Mike Crowley picks up his mail at the Shawmut post office in May 2011. The Shawmut post office was one of many in Montana at risk of being closed to save money.
CHEYENNE — Gov. Matt Mead wants to prevent the closures of post offices in rural parts of Wyoming.
OTTO, Wyo. -- The post office in a tiny northern Wyoming town is among over 40 being studied for possible closure in the state.
The new Ace Hardware store on Zimmerman Trail includes a full-service post office.
Unlike the national monument that is the community’s namesake, Pompeys Pillar does not see much foot traffic.