MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The financially strapped U.S. Postal Service wants to raise stamp prices again.
It could soon cost 49 cents to mail a letter.READ MORE: Hawkeyes Thwart Gophers Comeback Bid For 81-71 Victory
The post office said the 3 cent price hike is a last resort to deal with extreme financial challenges.READ MORE: Man Arrested In Willmar After Fleeing Traffic Stop, Firing At Officer
If approved, the increase would take effect Jan. 26.MORE NEWS: Proposed Science Museum In Fargo-Moorhead Gets $1 Million Gift
Forever stamps bought before the increase would still be good.