Snow showers are expected on and off Monday through Tuesday. Total snowfall over the course of both days will add up between a trace to 2". 1" to 3" is possible along the higher elevations of the VA border. Slick spots are possible on untreated roads. While significant snow is not expected, we have issued a Severe Weather Alert Day to keep you informed on possible negative impacts to travel through Tuesday afternoon.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Sen. Jay Rockefeller says the U.S.
Postal Service has agreed to delay rural post office closings and
distribution center consolidations for six months.
He says that temporarily protects tens of thousands of jobs,
including more than 160 in West Virginia. It also preserves service
The West Virginia Democrat and 21 fellow senators had asked for
the delay, and this week, the Postal Service agreed to hold off
until at least May 15.
It's considering ending overnight delivery and closing 3,700
mostly rural post offices and 252 mail processing facilities
nationwide. That includes 150 post offices and eight processing
centers in West Virginia.
Rockefeller says the cuts would slow or even stop service for
dozens of neighborhoods. He says Congress should help the Postal
Service solve its financial problems.