New Raymer http://www.kunc.org en While Congress Mulls USPS Reform, Agency Continues to Evaluate Post Office Closures http://www.kunc.org/post/while-congress-mulls-usps-reform-agency-continues-evaluate-post-office-closures <p>After asking for a five-month moratorium in December, Congress has been relatively quiet so far on how it hopes to fix the economically troubled U.S. Postal Service. Wed, 01 Feb 2012 23:16:37 +0000 Grace Hood 21723 at http://www.kunc.org While Congress Mulls USPS Reform, Agency Continues to Evaluate Post Office Closures Nine Colorado Post Offices Taken Off Closure List http://www.kunc.org/post/nine-colorado-post-offices-taken-closure-list <p>After alerting dozens of rural post offices across Colorado about proposed closures, the US Postal Service has decided to spare nine locations across the state. More announcements are expected in the coming months as the USPS considers shuttering the offices on a case-by-case basis. Wed, 07 Dec 2011 12:00:00 +0000 Grace Hood 18722 at http://www.kunc.org Nine Colorado Post Offices Taken Off Closure List USPS Calls “Time Out” on Proposed Post Office Closures http://www.kunc.org/post/usps-calls-%E2%80%9Ctime-out%E2%80%9D-proposed-post-office-closures <p>The United State Post Office is putting its plan to close thousands of rural post offices on hold for now. The office had announced the<a href="http://kunc.org/post/usps-proposes-shutting-11-colorado-offices"> proposed closures</a> over the summer.</p><p> Thu, 17 Nov 2011 01:38:39 +0000 Grace Hood 17750 at http://www.kunc.org USPS Calls “Time Out” on Proposed Post Office Closures Proposed Post Office Closures Spark Anger, Challenge Rural Identity http://www.kunc.org/post/proposed-post-office-closures-spark-anger-challenge-rural-identity <p>Small towns across America may soon lose a part of their identity if the <a href="http://www.usps.com/">U.S. Postal Service</a> has its way. Up to 3,000 post offices are targeted for closure because of the agency&rsquo;s ongoing budget problems. Eleven facilities are on the list in Colorado, and for residents in the town of New Raymer the move is raising a slew of questions, sparking anger and some introspection about whether a town is really a town without a post office. Mon, 27 Jun 2011 12:00:00 +0000 Grace Hood 10209 at http://www.kunc.org Proposed Post Office Closures Spark Anger, Challenge Rural Identity