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6.0 Earthquake Rattles Northern California

Historic Quake-Damaged Napa Post Office Won’t Be Demolished

The U.S. Postal Service has decided not to demolish the historic Franklin Station Post Office in downtown Napa that was damaged in last year’s 6.0-magnitude earthquake.

08/06/2015

US Postal Service employee outside delivery truck

Jackie Speier Moves To End Ban On Shipping Alcohol Through Postal Service

Speier’s office said the bill would end a Prohibition-era ban.

07/30/2015

US Postal Service letter carrier Juan Padilla arranges mail in his truck while on his delivery route in San Francisco.  (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

SF Post Office Struggles Without Electronics As Tax Return Crush Swamps Lone Clerk

How would you do your job if every modern technlogy you rely on was taken away? No computer, no cash register, no Internet? That was the scene this morning at the Gateway Station Post Office at One Embarcadero Center, as a line of customers, many with tax returns to file, grew longer and longer.

04/13/2015

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)

Fremont Postal Worker Accused Of Stealing Smartphones, Other Items

A U.S. postal service worker in Fremont is facing mail theft charges, according to court records.

12/04/2014

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

Small Town Way Of Life Phased Out; Canyon Post Office Faces Closure

Mike Sugerman’s About the Bay travels to Canyon, where a small community is saddened by the threat of their post office’s closure

10/27/2014

Ralph Nader speaks at the Berkeley Main Post Office on July 28, 2014. (Save the Berkeley Post Office)

Ralph Nader Calls On U.S. Postal Service To Keep Berkeley Post Office Open

The U.S. Postal Service announced in 2012 that it planned to sell the building, in part because of a multi-billion dollar deficit it is facing.

07/30/2014

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

A U.S. Postal Service customer leaves the Bayview Station on July 26, 2011 in San Francisco. The Bayview Station is one of five in San Francisco that is being reviewed for closure. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Jose Postal Inspector Arrested, Accused Of Stealing & Destroying Mail

A San Jose postal inspector has been arrested and charged with stealing and destroying mail.

06/26/2014

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