arrow rock http://kbia.org en Some rural Mid-MO post offices get reprieve http://kbia.org/post/some-rural-mid-mo-post-offices-get-reprieve <p>With rural postal offices across the nation closing down, three central Missouri offices have received relatively good news &ndash; they&rsquo;ll remain open but with reduced hours. Thu, 07 Jun 2012 23:05:19 +0000 Eric Hilt 15534 at http://kbia.org Some rural Mid-MO post offices get reprieve Rural post offices hoping for a break http://kbia.org/post/rural-post-offices-hoping-break <p>The US Postal Service is hemorrhaging money &ndash; over the past year, it lost more than $5 billion. To staunch the negative cash flow, the postmaster general is looking at closing nearly 3,700 post offices &ndash; the vast majority in rural America. In this week&#39;s Health &amp; Wealth update,&nbsp;KBIA&#39;s Austin Fax checks in to some very small towns where post offices may be on the chopping block.</p><p> Wed, 30 Nov 2011 15:35:23 +0000 Jacob Fenston 4444 at http://kbia.org Rural post offices hoping for a break