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Officer Tom Decker (credit: Cold Spring Police Department)

US House OKs Bill To Name Post Office For Officer

The U.S. House has approved a bill to rename the Cold Spring post office in honor of slain police officer Tom Decker. Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann led the effort. Bachmann says renaming Decker’s hometown post office the “Officer Tommy Decker Memorial Post Office” would be “a fitting tribute to a life well lived and a man greatly missed.”

06/17/2014

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DeRusha Eats: The Postmark Grille

They’ll forgive you if you carry a stack of letters into The Postmark Grille in Hudson, Wis. “They love how we kept a lot of the characteristics of the building,” said manager Erica Schletty.

06/07/2014

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What’s Open, What’s Closed On Memorial Day?

It’s Memorial Day, a day where we take time to honor those past and present who have served our country to ensure our freedom. It also leads to some confusion on what places are closed and what are open.

05/26/2014

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Postal Workers Picking Up Food For ‘Stamp Out Hunger’

Mail carriers will be doing more than just delivering letters on Saturday. They’ll also be picking up groceries. Their efforts are going to be taken in conjunction with “Stamp Out Hunger” Day.

05/08/2014

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Post Office Worker Killed ID’d, Death Ruled Accident

A postal worker who was hit and killed in a June 18 incident at the Brooklyn Center Post Office has been identified. Police said the postal employee was backing their truck up to the loading dock when it struck another employee who was on foot.

08/08/2013

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Postal Worker Struck, Killed At Post Office

A postal worker was hit and killed Tuesday morning after an accident at the Brooklyn Center Post Office, according to police. Authorities said officers were called around 7:25 a.m. to the post office located at 6845 Lee Ave. in Brooklyn Center.

06/18/2013

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Mailing Services Available Until Midnight On April 15 At MSP

To help out last-minute tax filers, the Post Office at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport will offer retail and collection services until midnight on April 15.

04/12/2013

Martin Luther King

Post Office, Government Offices Closed On MLK Day

Post offices as well as all local, state and federal government offices will be closed Monday to mark Martin Luther King, Jr., Day.

01/21/2013

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Good Question: How Can Online Retailers Ship Same Day?

The one thing you can’t get when you shop online is instant gratification. Now the gratification is getting closer to instant.

10/09/2012

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Post Office Won’t Deliver To Rochester Trailer Park

Folks who live in a southern Minnesota trailer park are going to have to start driving to the post office to get their mail.

03/08/2012

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Post Office Preps For Busiest Day Of The Year

Tuesday is the U.S. Post Office’s busiest day of the year, according to the Postmaster in St. Paul.

12/20/2011

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Police: Masked Woman’s Package Harmless

Duluth’s main post office has reopened after a woman wearing a military gas mask walked into the building with a duffel bag and package.

07/12/2011

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Minneapolis Postal Workers Protest For AEDs

Two years ago Thursday, a postal worker named Art Tilson died at the Minneapolis Post Office Distribution Center. His friends believe his life could have been saved if there had been an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) in the building.

06/09/2011

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Minn. Man Charged In Post Office Burglary

A northwestern Minnesota man is charged with a burglary last month at the Red Lake Falls Post Office.

06/06/2011

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US Postal Workers Picking Up Food Saturday

U.S. postal workers across Minnesota and the rest of the country will collect non-perishable food Saturday as part of an effort to fight hunger.

05/13/2011

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