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Postal News Roundup

Washington Post: Willie Nelson’s new cause is … postal reform?
The singer, set to perform at the Farm Aid concert in Virginia this weekend, is lending his recognize-it-anywhere voice to the surprisingly nerdy issue of postal reform, supporting efforts to keep post offices open and protect the mail service from cuts and privatization.

KOTA News: Hundreds Gather for DC Protest Against Dakota Access Pipeline (with video) 

Workday Minnesota: After security contractor reneges, officers at Eagan postal facility strike
The change meant a pay cut equivalent to $4.27 per hour for workers like Mattson-Collier and Vicky Berg, who gets her health insurance via Medicare.