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U.S. Postal Service mail truck. ( Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Familiar White Postal Service Trucks Too Small For Increasing Amount Of Parcels Being Mailed

Those little white U.S. Postal Service trucks aren’t equipped to handle the increasing amount of parcel packages being delivered these days, as letter-size mail is on the decline.

01/19/2015

U.S. Postal Service mail truck. ( Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

San Jose Postal Workers Take On Santa’s Responsibilities Delivering Packages On Christmas

Postal workers took on some of Santa’s responsibilities Thursday delivering packages on Christmas Day in San Jose.

12/25/2014

U.S. Postal Service mail truck. ( Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

3 Hurt When Postal Service Truck Crashes With Vehicle On Highway 1 Near Half Moon Bay

Three people were hospitalized after a U.S. Postal Service truck collided with another vehicle on state Highway 1 near Half Moon Bay late Wednesday morning, a California Highway Patrol officer said.

12/24/2014

U.S. Postal Service mail truck. ( Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

‘Substantial Amount’ Of Mail Damaged In USPS Truck Fire While En Route From San Francisco To Los Angeles

A “substantial amount” of a mail was damaged during a vehicle fire involving a United States Postal Service tractor-trailer Sunday morning, according to a USPS spokesman.

12/07/2014

U.S. Postal Service mail truck. ( Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Mail Stops Showing Up In Santa Clara Neighborhood; Post Office Overtime Fears Blamed

The U.S. Postal Service goes by the creed “Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds,” but one KPIX 5 viewer said that’s not necessarily the case in Santa Clara.

10/31/2014

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Mornings With Melissa: Voting By Mail For November Election Starts Monday

Election Day isn’t for another month, but election season starts Monday as ballots are mailed out to millions of voters.

10/06/2014

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Suspects In Mail Theft Tag-Team Arrested With Bags Of Letters, Packages In Palo Alto

Two people on probation have been arrested after Palo Alto police found bags of U.S. Mail addressed to residences and a business, personal checks stolen from a mailbox and burglary tools.

09/24/2014

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U.S. Postal Service Sets Up Alternate Mail Service In Napa, Vallejo

The U.S. Postal Service has set up alternate locations for mail service in Napa and Vallejo following Sunday’s earthquake.

08/25/2014

Surveillance footage captured this man suspected of stealing a package in front of a Walnut Creek home on August 5, 2014. (Walnut Creek Police Department)

Walnut Creek Police Searching For Man Suspected Of Stealing Package From Doorstep

Police in Walnut Creek are asking for the public’s help in finding a man suspected of stealing a package from a home’s front doorstep on Tuesday evening.

08/07/2014

A U.S. Postal Service delivery van. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Jose Postal Inspector Arrested, Accused Of Stealing Mail

A San Jose postal inspector has been arrested and charged with stealing and destroying mail, including Playboy magazines, passports and marijuana.

06/27/2014

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