Chinook Post Office Welcomes New Postal Clerk
September 30, 2020
Ruth Hawley's acceptance of the postmistress position in Hays, Montana, left the Chinook Post Office missing a postal clerk. That situation changed after Ashley Bronec's official first day on September 12.
Although Bronec attended junior high and high school in Shelby and currently lives in Havre with her husband, Flint, she has ties to Chinook. For example, she recalls spending many Memorial Day and Veterans Day holidays with her grandparents Shirley (Croft) Gardipee and the late Edward Gardipee in Chinook when she was growing up. With an August 29, 2020 wedding date, Bronec is also a new...