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Ex-girlfriend arrested in fatal shooting of U.S. Postal Service worker in Longmont

Devan Schreiner, the 26-year-old ex-girlfriend of the victim, was arrested on suspicion of first-degree murder

Crime and Courts

U.S. Postal Service worker fatally shot in Longmont neighborhood

U.S. Postal Service spokesman David Rupert says investigators think the shooting was an isolated incident

Crime and Courts

Opinion: A Colorado mom-and-pop business inches closer to red ink

The reason? A creaky, leaky Postal Service that fails to deliver the goods

Opinion Columns

Colorado elections expert nominated by Joe Biden to serve on U.S. Postal Service governing board

Amber McReynolds has focused throughout her career on expanding voter access, especially when it comes to mail voting

Politics and Government

Colorado’s tiny mountain post offices are hamstrung — for the second straight holiday season

Last year’s nightmares went unfixed, amplifying problems when the coronavirus sent retail shopping online, coupled with a spike in deliveries, to spectacular highs

Coloradans

A test of Colorado mail finds delivery is timely — most of the time

Rhetoric from Washington, D.C., has people worried about the U.S. Postal Service's ability to deliver mail-in ballots. An unscientific assessment of delivery times in Colorado shows the system works pretty well.

Politics and Government

USPS to destroy remaining flyers with incorrect mail-in voting information, consult with Colorado elections officials in future

Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold sued the USPS last weekend after it delivered thousands of flyers to Coloradans about mail-in voting that incorrectly said voters must request a ballot to receive one in the mail

Politics and Government

Postal Service says it has already delivered to Coloradans 75% of its flyers containing incorrect mail-in voting information

The USPS says, additionally, more than 200,000 postcards -- or about 10% of the total printed -- are in the process of being delivered and are already commingled with other mail

Politics and Government

Colorado joins multi-state lawsuit against the U.S. Postal Service

The lawsuit was filed in Washington state, whose attorney general is leading the legal action

Politics and Government

Cory Gardner faces pressure to deliver on stimulus bill as he touts his coronavirus response in campaign

Democratic rival John Hickenlooper supports the Democratic-led U.S. House bill and blasts U.S. Senate for taking recess

Politics and Government

Silverman: Trump’s cheating has always been in plain sight

Opinion Columns

Michael Bennet: We have 79 days

President Trump's attack on the Postal Service to suppress votes will go down in history with everlasting shame, Colorado's senior U.S. senator says

Opinion Columns

Nicolais: Trump’s plan to fail

After failing to plan for the coronavirus, last week Trump laid out his plan to smother the U.S. Postal Service, voting by mail and American democracy

Opinion Columns

Denver health officials order coronavirus closure of U.S. Postal Service facility serving millions in Colorado, Wyoming

Denver Department of Public Health and Environment issued the order Thursday, the day after investigators said they were denied full access to the facility

Coronavirus

Opinion: Casers and streeters and the case of the undelivered mail ballots in Colorado

Opinion Columns

Return to sender: A single undeliverable letter can mean losing Medicaid in Colorado and other states

As returned mail piles up, Colorado and other states take increasingly drastic measures to work through the cumbersome backlog, lowering the bar for canceling benefits on the basis of returned mail alone

Health

In Colorado mountain towns, the U.S. Post Office no longer delivers like it used to

One town received no mail for a week; another had sales-tax rebates returned as "undeliverable." New survey reveals understaffed post offices taxed by population growth, online shopping

Business

Colorado and the 2018-19 federal shutdown: What’s open, what’s not and what’s kind of open

You can still file a patent but not an IPO. National parks are open but the bathrooms are closed. US Courts are open for another week or so.

Politics and Government

A lot more than you might realize goes into getting your Colorado mail-in ballot from A to Z

A look behind the scenes of Colorado’s system of mailing ballots to every voter in the state and what it means for the U.S. Postal Service

Politics and Government