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Federal agencies closed offices in Oregon amid safety concerns
Federal agencies closed offices in Oregon amid safety concerns (January 8, 2016)

The Bureau of Indian Affairs has remained open because the agency that serves the Burns Paiute Tribe is more than 200 miles from the site of the armed takeover.


Tribal leaders worried about potential Postal Service closures
Tribal leaders worried about potential Postal Service closures (March 6, 2012)

The U.S. Postal Service remains in a "dire financial situation," a top official said today, prompting concerns about potential closures affecting Indian Country. Last year, the USPS identified nearly 3,700...


Indian voting rights an issue  with shutdown of USPS facility
Indian voting rights an issue with shutdown of USPS facility (January 11, 2012)

Indian voting rights could be affected by the closure of a U.S. Postal Service facility in Tucson, Arizona. Closing the mail-processing plant will delay distribution of election ballots, according to...


Iowa Tribe concerned over loss of  post office  on reservation
Iowa Tribe concerned over loss of post office on reservation (August 31, 2011)

Members of the Iowa Tribe are worried about the loss of a post office on the reservation. The post office in White Cloud, Kansas, is on the U.S. Postal Service...


Opinion: Alaska Native villages   hit hardest by Postal Service cuts
Opinion: Alaska Native villages hit hardest by Postal Service cuts (August 22, 2011)

"Rural Alaskans far from roads, stores, medical and other services, who live in small villages spend more money per capita in the post office system than most other Alaskans. We...


Native Sun News: Post offices on reservations  slated to close
Native Sun News: Post offices on reservations slated to close (August 10, 2011)

The following story was written and reported by Ernestine Chasing Hawk, with files from the Associated Press. All content © Native Sun News. RAPID CITY, SOUTH DAKOTA – It is...


Three Arizona tribes face loss of post offices under closure plan
Three Arizona tribes face loss of post offices under closure plan (July 28, 2011)

Three Arizona tribes will lose their local post offices under the the U.S. Postal Service closure plan. The Havasupai Tribe will lose the post office in Supai Village, at the...