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Submitted Photo Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., left, meets with U.S. Postal Service Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe and USPS COO Megan Brennan on March 12 in Washington, D.C.

Heitkamp: USPS relief on the way


Sen. Heidi Heitkamp said Thursday that she’s encouraged by progress being made on U.S. Postal Service issue customers face in her state.

Following a March 12 meeting with U.S. Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe, the North Dakota Democrat said frustrated citizens can expect a number of improvements to be implemented soon. Heitkamp also met with Megan Brennan, the Postal Service’s director of operations.

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Bryan Horwath
A Wisconsin native, Horwath has been covering news in the Oil Patch of North Dakota since 2012. Horwath currently serves as the senior agriculture and political reporter for The Dickinson Press and, despite the team's tendency to always let him down, remains a diehard Minnesota Vikings fan.
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