Post Offices in the News


This table indexes news articles about post office closings, beginning mid March 2011, through August 2011. By September there were too many too keep up with everyday. The un-indexed articles are listed here. 

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State Place News Article Title Datesort icon
Pennsylvania Gwynedd Postal Regulatory Commission denies resident's petition against closure of ... - Montgomery Newspapers Wednesday, August 31, 2011
South Dakota Reva Reva residents rally to save local post office, community - Rapid City Journal Wednesday, August 31, 2011
Illinois Bath, Kilbourne, Topeka Towns have chance to save post offices - Pekin Daily Times Wednesday, August 31, 2011
Illinois Esmond, Clare SPOTLIGHT: Small Illinois post offices could close - Houston Chronicle Wednesday, August 31, 2011
South Dakota Mission Hill Mission Hill Backs Post Office - Yankton Daily Press Wednesday, August 31, 2011
Alabama McClellan Residents speak out for McClellan post office - Anniston Star Wednesday, August 31, 2011
West Virginia Martinsburg Speakers oppose mail consolidation plan - Martinsburg Journal Wednesday, August 31, 2011
West Virginia Wheeling Post Office Meeting Slated for Today - Wheeling News Register Wednesday, August 31, 2011
Kansas White Cloud White Cloud: Keep our post office open - News-Press Now Tuesday, August 30, 2011
Florida Evinston Town mourns loss of historic post office - The Independent Florida Alligator Tuesday, August 30, 2011
Minnesota Avoca Avoca post office meeting date set - Worthington Daily Globe Tuesday, August 30, 2011
Connecticut North Canton Postal Service Decides To Close North Canton Office - Hartford Courant Tuesday, August 30, 2011
Louisiana Alexandria A public meeting about closing the John “Marty” Thiels South Park post office ... - Alexandria Town Talk Tuesday, August 30, 2011
Iowa Altoona Altoona post office slated to close Sept. 30 - DesMoinesRegister.com Tuesday, August 30, 2011
New York Setauket WATCH: Residents, Elected Officials Rally to Support Post Office - Patch.com Tuesday, August 30, 2011
Iowa Sioux City Iowa Rep., Senators Ask USPS To Delay Consolidation of Sioux City Mail Processing Facility Tuesday, August 30, 2011
Arkansas Uniontown, Dyer, Blue Mountain, others Postal Service Meetings Set - Fort Smith Times Record Tuesday, August 30, 2011
West Virginia Bluefield Citizens go postal over closure - Bluefield Daily Telegraph Tuesday, August 30, 2011
South Dakota Mission Hill Mission Hill Postal Hearing Today - Yankton Daily Press Tuesday, August 30, 2011
Connecticut North Canton USPS Issues 'Final Determination' To Close North Canton Post Office - Patch.com Monday, August 29, 2011
North Carolina Boone Business owners: Downtown post office needed - Watauga Democrat Monday, August 29, 2011
Alabama Lester Date Set For Closing Of Lester Ala. Post Office - WKSR Monday, August 29, 2011
Missouri Levasy Meeting on Levasy post office set for Tuesday - Blue Springs Examiner Monday, August 29, 2011
Kansas Alton, Park Community postal meetings set -8/29/2011, 10:39 AM - Hays Daily News Monday, August 29, 2011
Minnesota Blackburn US Postal Service proposes to close Blackburn Post Office - The Marshall Democrat-News Monday, August 29, 2011
West Virginia Bluefield Citizens must speak up to avoid postal closure - Bluefield Daily Telegraph Monday, August 29, 2011
Texas, Arkansas, Oklahoma various locations USPS Announce Public Meetings for Proposed Post Office Closings In 3 States Monday, August 29, 2011
Arkansas Keo Rural Arkansas communities face losing post office - Log Cabin Democrat Sunday, August 28, 2011
Louisiana Lafayette Post Office Closure - KLFY Sunday, August 28, 2011
IDAHO Twin Falls Twin Falls, ID Mail Operations move will change service standards from overnight to 2-day Sunday, August 28, 2011
Alabama Lester Lester post office to close in November - News Courier Sunday, August 28, 2011
California Orange Oldest OC post office on closure list - OCRegister Saturday, August 27, 2011
Missouri Harwood Harwood area citizens against possible postal closure - Fort Scott Tribune Saturday, August 27, 2011
Maryland Clarksville Postal Service still mulling options for Clarksville - Baltimore Sun (blog) Friday, August 26, 2011
Iowa Sioux City Congressman King Says USPS Is Trying to Run Out The Clock Friday, August 26, 2011
Texas Forsan, Barstow, Coyanosa, Grandfalls Community Meeting Being Held in Forsan Regarding Post Office - NewsWest9.com Friday, August 26, 2011
Missouri various locations Missouri Residents Fight to Keep Rural Post Offices Open - KQ2 | StJoeChannel Friday, August 26, 2011
California Victoria Court Victoria Court Post Office May Close - Santa Barbara Independent Friday, August 26, 2011
Iowa Sioux City Congressman: USPS Continues To Run Out the Clock on Providing Sioux City Info Friday, August 26, 2011
Missouri Chillicothe Area post offices may close - Chillicothe Constitution Tribune Friday, August 26, 2011
California Victoria Court Post Office Plans - Santa Barbara Edhat Friday, August 26, 2011
North Carolina Pinehurst Marcums File Appeal on Post Office Closing - Southern Pines Pilot Friday, August 26, 2011
Wyoming Wyarno Wyarno Residents Mull Options In Case of Post Office Closure - Sheridan Media (press release) Friday, August 26, 2011
New York Astoria Queens Maloney holds rally to keep open Grand Post Office - YourNabe.com Friday, August 26, 2011
Florida Las Olas Residents fighting to keep Las Olas post office - Sun-Sentinel Thursday, August 25, 2011
New York Astoria Queens Fight goes on for Astoria post office - Queens Chronicle Thursday, August 25, 2011
Wisconsin Sextonville Post office users react to possible closure - Madison.com Thursday, August 25, 2011
Iowa Ames Residents express concern about Ames post offices - Iowa State Daily Wednesday, August 24, 2011
New York Deferiet, Ellisburg, Fishers Landing, Thousand Island Park More post offices closing - YNN Wednesday, August 24, 2011
Colorado Jaroso Jaroso community fights to keep post office - Valley Courier Wednesday, August 24, 2011
Iowa Ames Postal patrons fear loss of service to ISU students - Ames Tribune Wednesday, August 24, 2011
Nebraska Wilsonville Wilsonville post office recommended for closing - McCook Daily Gazette Wednesday, August 24, 2011
New York Astoria Queens Opposition To Post Office Closure Continues - Western Queens Gazette Wednesday, August 24, 2011
California Loma Mar Tiny post office a bastion of tradition on Silicon Valley's border - News & Observer Wednesday, August 24, 2011
New York Deferiet, Ellisburg, West Stockholm Post Offices in Deferiet, Ellisburg and West Stockholm will close - WatertownDailyTimes.com Wednesday, August 24, 2011
Alaska Douglas USPS still looking at Douglas closure - Juneau Empire Wednesday, August 24, 2011
Iowa Welch Avenue Post office on Welch possibly closing - Iowa State Daily Tuesday, August 23, 2011
Minnesota Plymouth Plymouth weighs in on mosque - Minneapolis Star Tribune Tuesday, August 23, 2011
California Montague Some post office branches see changes - Siskiyou Daily News Tuesday, August 23, 2011
Texas Hye Supporters seek to save LBJ post office in Hye - Houston Chronicle Tuesday, August 23, 2011
Iowa Ames Post office meeting on proposed closures - Ames Tribune Tuesday, August 23, 2011
Texas Francitas Post Office Closing - TMC Net Tuesday, August 23, 2011
Wisconsin Sextonville Post office users react to possible closure - Madison.com Tuesday, August 23, 2011
Alaska 25 locations USPS Pulls 25 Alaska Offices Off List for Possible Closure Tuesday, August 23, 2011
New York Astoria Queens Rally to save Post Office - Queens Courier Monday, August 22, 2011
Texas Aquilla, Burlington, Bynum Three Area Communities Could Lose Post Offices - KWTX Monday, August 22, 2011
Wyoming Little America Little America mulls 'village' post office - Billings Gazette Monday, August 22, 2011
Alaska Douglas My Turn: Douglas' post office is needed - Juneau Empire Monday, August 22, 2011
Missouri Allendale, Denver Community meetings set to address post office closure studies - News-Press Now Monday, August 22, 2011
Illinois Chicago West Side West Side residents worry cuts will wipe out area's post offices - Chicago Tribune Sunday, August 21, 2011
Michigan 17 locations Michigan prepares for closings of post offices - Lansing State Journal Sunday, August 21, 2011
California Vista, Marine Base Vista and Camp Pendleton Post Offices May Shut Down - San Diego Reader Sunday, August 21, 2011
South Dakota Ramona Small town residents wonder 'How will we get mail?' - Brookings Register Sunday, August 21, 2011
Illinois Chambersburg Chambersburg Post Office to close in September - Jacksonville Journal-Courier Sunday, August 21, 2011
Alaska Lake Minchumina Post office serves vital purpose in Lake Minchumina - Fairbanks Daily News-Miner Sunday, August 21, 2011
Ohio Trotwood Cities defend postal services - Dayton Daily News Sunday, August 21, 2011
Arizona Blue 'Blue' post office may close due to budget constraints - Arizona Republic Saturday, August 20, 2011
Texas 17 locations 17 post office branches on closure list - Houston Chronicle Saturday, August 20, 2011
Iowa Sioux City Congressman King Suggests USPS Is Stalling On The Release of Information Requested Weeks Ago Saturday, August 20, 2011
Iowa Sioux City Congressman Says USPS is Stalling on Release of Sioux City Info Saturday, August 20, 2011
Minnesota Bemidji Public feedback sought on Bemidji post office study - Bemidji Pioneer Saturday, August 20, 2011
California Loma Mar Cassidy: Tiny post office puts stamp on the un-Silicon Valley - San Jose Mercury News Saturday, August 20, 2011
Michigan 17 locations 17 southern Michigan post offices may close - Detroit Free Press Saturday, August 20, 2011
Alaska Rural villages depend greatly on post offices - Anchorage Daily News Saturday, August 20, 2011
Pennsylvania Lurgan, Concord, Wells Tannery, Crystal Spring USPS asks opinion on post office closures - Chambersburg Public Opinion Saturday, August 20, 2011
Kansas Lecompton Jenkins reassures Lecompton it will retain post office - Topeka Capital Journal Friday, August 19, 2011
North Carolina Pinehurst Marcum: Pinehurst village loses its heart - Fayetteville Observer Friday, August 19, 2011
Kansas Lecompton Lecompton post office safe from closure, Jenkins says - Lawrence Journal World Friday, August 19, 2011
New York Roosevelt Island Roosevelt Island's Disabled Community Fights Post Office Closure - DNAinfo Friday, August 19, 2011
Michigan Brant Township Brant Township Post Office closes Friday after 53 years - The Saginaw News - MLive.com Friday, August 19, 2011
South Carolina Horatio Horatio post office under review for closure - Sumter Item Friday, August 19, 2011
Connecticut Danbury Blumenthal joins fight to save downtown Danbury post office - Danbury News Times Thursday, August 18, 2011
Maryland Clarksville Offer of free Clarksville property may not bring back post office - Baltimore Sun Thursday, August 18, 2011
New York Roosevelt Island Roosevelt Island Post Office Faces Closure - WFUV News Thursday, August 18, 2011
New York Nelson, Morris Run, Mainesburg, Arnot Customers Want To Keep Their Post Office Up and Running - WETM-TV Thursday, August 18, 2011
South Dakota Lead Official: Lead Post Office never considered for closure - Black Hills Pioneer Thursday, August 18, 2011
Oklahoma Shawnee USPS Closing Shawnee Sectional Center - Tecumseh Countywide News Thursday, August 18, 2011
Ohio South Lorain, Sheffield Lake Rally planned to protest post office closing - Chronicle-Telegram Thursday, August 18, 2011
Pennsylvania Wheeling Post Office Facing New Downsizing Plan - Wheeling News Register Thursday, August 18, 2011
Missouri Freistatt Freistatt, Missouri is one of many towns on the Postal Service closure list - KY3 Thursday, August 18, 2011

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