Stories tagged: usps
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 19, 2019
For those with out-of-town relatives, the window is narrowing for shipping packages in time for Christmas, and there’s no longer a way to do it without paying a premium.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019
A wrong-way driver was killed after crashing into a U.S. Postal Service truck on state Route 520 in Redmond, Washington.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 30, 2018
Mindy Simonson remembers watching a video of a thief from her front-door camera. Dressed in everyday clothing, a person she’s never seen walked up to her front door and wedged …
UPDATED: Fri., May 11, 2018
The U.S. Postal Service reported another quarterly loss on Friday after an unrelenting drop in mail volume and costs of its health care and pension obligations outweighed strong gains in …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 21, 2017
The man whose alleged threats against postal workers led to
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 18, 2017
Mail delivery has resumed to residents in the three affected blocks of West Wabash Avenue that have had their mail stopped since June, but home delivery remains out of reach.
UPDATED: Wed., July 26, 2017
City officials and representives from the offices of Spokane’s Congressional delegation met Thursday with members of the U.S. Postal Service to discuss possible solutions to the mail stoppage in Shadle-Garland …
UPDATED: Tue., July 11, 2017
Empty mailboxes: Residents left waiting after Postal Service, citing threat to carrier, stops deliveries
Since June 15, postal delivery has ceased to more than 30 households along the 2700 and 2800 blocks of West Wabash Avenue. The reason for the lack of mail? Alleged …
Tue., April 11, 2017
It’s bad enough for family members when a loved one dies.
Wed., Jan. 27, 2016
This year, the U.S. Postal Service will be issuing stamps featuring soda fountain favorites.
Fri., Nov. 13, 2015
The Postal Service on Friday reported a $5.1 billion loss for the just-completed 2015 fiscal cycle – but that’s a slight improvement over last year.
Thu., Oct. 6, 2011
Pam Danner is tired of not getting her mail. She has lived on North Altamont Street, just west of Arlington Elementary School, since the mid-’90s and for about as long …
Tue., March 2, 2010
The post office is renewing its drive to drop Saturday delivery — and plans a rate increase — in an effort to fend off a projected $7 billion loss this …
Mon., Aug. 3, 2009
WASHINGTON — Facing staggering financial losses, the Postal Service is looking at closing nearly 1,000 offices across the country, and the list includes Spokane Valley’s Trentwood branch.