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Spurred by rising online sales, package handlers in the Billings area are scrambling to find temporary help during the mad rush of the holiday season.
With 5,000 packages daily and rising coming through Billings Logan International Airport, officials at Matheson Flight Extenders say they need more help.
The U.S. Postal Service has been struggling financially for years while Congress has failed to reform laws that micromanage this big, important business.
U.S. Sen. John Walsh, D-Mont, has signed onto a bill to preserve six-day-a-week mail service and protect rural post offices.
Every day except Sunday a postal carrier walks or drives by your residence looking for the chance to bring you something from afar. He or she is a member of your community. His obligation is to you, not to the stockholders of the corporate entity that employs him. If you ordered something fr…
Stacie Colarchik, a sales service associate with the downtown Post Office, talks about the centennial celebration at the downtown branch of the United States Postal Service.JAMES WOODCOCK/Gazettte Staff
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.
A suspicious package addressed to Gov. Matt Mead is being investigated by law enforcement officials in Cheyenne, according to a media release issued by the Wyoming Highway Patrol.
BUTTE — U.S. Sen. Jon Tester sent the U.S. Postmaster General a critical letter this week berating the Postal Service's recent decision to move Butte's mail processing operations from Great Falls to Billings.
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service backed down from its plan to eliminate Saturday mail delivery because Congress barred it, officials said Wednesday.
The U.S. Postal Service’s decision to drop Saturday deliveries is getting bad reviews from Montana’s congressional delegation.
A public meeting on a proposal to cut operating hours at the post office in Pompeys Pillar is set for Friday at 2 p.m. The meeting will be in the fire hall, just down the block from the post office.
The U.S. Postal Service is considering reducing window service hours at the Edgar Post Office as it presents its options at hearing Friday.
CASPER, Wyo. — Beginning in 2011, there were 45 post offices facing closure in hamlets that many Wyomingites had never heard of — places like Arvada and Frontier and Otto.
KALISPELL -- The U.S. Postal Service has announced it will close its Kalispell mail-processing center by March and transfer the work to Missoula's processing center.
CASPER — Wyoming's flag is being featured on a new postage stamp.
HELENA – The U.S. Postal Service’s default this week on a $5.6 billion debt won’t change its immediate plans to avoid closing rural post offices and most mail-processing centers in Montana, a spokesman said Thursday.
LAKE MCDONALD — In the 10 years since Nancy Hildebrandt first sat behind the tiny window at the Lake McDonald Post Office, she has seen wandering bears, wayward Winnebagos and burning embers land on the roof.
MISSOULA — A 39-year-old Missoula man has been ordered to pay just over $14,000 in restitution for theft involving U.S. Postal Service money orders at the Bonner Post Office.