U.S. Postal Service
Along with delivering up our mail, letter carriers picked up some packages along their routes Saturday. It’s Stamp Out Hunger Day, the largest single-day food drive in the country.
Union postal workers are protesting outside Staples in the Twin Cities because of an agreement reached between the U.S Postal Service and Staples, which would put outlets in the stores. Jerry Sirois, president of the local union, says they have a number of concerns about protecting the sanctity of the mail.
U.S. Postal Service trucks will be on the road in the Twin Cities to help Santa out on Sunday. The Postal Service says it expects to handle almost 15 billion pieces of mail this holiday season. S
The financially strapped U.S. Postal Service wants to raise stamp prices again. It could soon cost 49 cents to mail a letter. The post office said the 3 cent price hike is a last resort to deal with extreme financial challenges.
Times are tough for the U.S. Postal Service.
The U.S. Postal Service will stop delivering mail on Saturdays but continue to deliver packages six days a week under a plan aimed at saving about $2 billion annually, the financially struggling agency says.
U.S. Postal Service prices are on the rise. Starting Monday, the price of a first-class stamp rose by one cent to 46 cents.
If you live in Minneapolis, you can recycle your yogurt cup. But you can’t in St. Paul.
Thousands of Minnesotans got one an empty medicine bottle in the mail over the weekend.
You might be getting an important, unexpected package in the mail this weekend as part of a drill to get the Twin Cities ready in case of a chemical terrorist attack.
First-class stamp prices jumped up a penny on Monday.
The U.S. Postal Service plans to close four mail-processing centers in Minnesota as part of nationwide cutbacks.
Five mail processing centers in Wisconsin are among the 252 nationwide that the U.S. Postal Service plans to close starting in April.
The price of mailing a letter is going up again. Starting on Jan. 22, a first-class, 1-ounce letter will cost a penny more at 45 cents.
The U.S. Postal Service says beginning next year it will honor living individuals on stamps.
Don’t scream. Avoid eye contact. Don’t run. Those are just a few tips offered by the U.S. Postal Service to avoid dog bites after more than 5,600 mail carriers were victims last year of dog attacks.
A former U.S. Postal Service employee in Minnesota has pleaded guilty to stealing cash and gift cards from the mail over a 10-month period.
The woman who allegedly attempted to ship her puppy cross-country through the U.S. Postal Service has been charged with animal cruelty.
A former United States Postal Service employee has been indicted for allegedly stealing cash and gift cards from the mail over a 10-month period, the United States Attorney’s Office announced Wednesday.