USPS sets dates for 8 post office closures in Minnesota

The post office in Dovray in southwestern Minnesota will close next week. The seven other locations will close by the end of next month. There are still 90 other post offices throughout the state that are still on a possible closure list -- along with thousands of others around the country.
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