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Host Tom Temin brings you the latest news affecting the federal community each weekday morning, featuring interviews with top government executives and contractors. Listen live from 6 to 9 a.m. or download archived interviews below.

Mon Mar 24th, 2014

Pete Nowacki, spokesman, U.S. Postal Service based in Twin Cities

Name a hotbed of high rents, low unemployment and economic expansion. We didn't think of western North Dakota either. But oil exploration has made boomtowns of places like Williston, Dickinson and Watford City. It's all put a strain on mail delivery. The Postal Service is taking unusual steps to make sure it can attract mail carriers to towns where roughnecks can make 10 times the minimum wage.