KPIX 5 Vote Smart: KPIX Mail-In Ballot Survey Puts USPS On-Time Delivery To The TestThe United States Post Office prides itself on on-time delivery. So, with just weeks to go until Election Day and more people than ever voting by mail, KPIX’s Kenny Choi decided to put the Bay Area’s mail service to the test.
Newsom Criticizes 'Weaponization' Of U.S. Postal System By FedsGov. Gavin Newsom on Friday criticized what he described as the "sabotage" of U.S. Postal delivery by the federal government, accusing the Trump administration of weaponizing the postal system.
Northern California Agriculture Experts Warn About Strange Seeds Received In MailThe weird seed phenomenon happening across the country is growing in Northern California, with regional agricultural leaders sounding the alarm about strange seeds being sent to people’s homes.
Berkeley Man Busted For Allegedly Stealing Mail From Dozens Of Homes, ApartmentsA 42-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of burglary and other offenses for allegedly stealing mail from an apartment building in Berkeley.
Postal Service Hiring 1,000 In Bay Area Amid Rise In Deliveries Due To CoronavirusThe U.S. Postal Service says it needs to hire as many as 1,000 workers in the Bay Area as the economic effects of the novel coronavirus pandemic continue to ripple across the region.
Campbell Residents Complain Of Slowdown In Mail ServiceCampbell residents have been complaining for months about a slowdown in mail, saying they aren't getting mail at all some days.
Several Sonoma County Post Offices Closed Due To Kincade FireThe Kincade Fire is forcing temporary closure of most Sonoma County post offices, and postal officials have designated six pickup points in relatively unaffected areas as 15 post offices in more hazard-prone areas remain shuttered.
California AG Becerra Sues U.S. Postal Service Over Cigarettes Smuggled By MailCalifornia and New York City sued the U.S. Postal Service on Tuesday to stop tens of thousands of cigarette packages from being mailed from foreign countries to U.S. residents.
Postal Carrier Arrested For Threatening Package Recipient, Entering ResidenceA postal carrier has been arrested on suspicion of making criminal threats for allegedly threatening a Berkeley man who complained when a package was thrown at his door.
USPS Facility Processes 300K Packages A Day As Christmas NearsAt the USPS Facility in San Francisco’s Bayview district, the first break employees will get is on Christmas Day. The 650,000 square foot facility is processing 300,000 packages every single day.
US Postal Service Suspends Mail Delivery On Sacramento Street Due To FleasThe Postal Service has suspended mail delivery indefinitely on one Sacramento street due to a flea infestation.
Thieves Target Dozens Of Mailboxes In Dublin Right Before ChristmasDozens of families were outraged when thieves stole mail out of more than 40 mailboxes in Dublin.
SF Residents At Risk For Mail Theft After Master Key Slips Into Wrong HandsOne of the master mailbox keys that belongs to the USPS slipped into the wrong hands in San Francisco, leaving everyone in the 94109 zip code at risk for having their mail stolen.
Mailbox Theft Plagues Vallejo ResidentsA recent rash of mailbox thefts has compromised more than 300 people's deliveries in Vallejo.
USPS Wants To Turn Your Email Inbox Into Your Home's MailboxUSPS customers can sign up for an app to have a photo, or digital first look of the letters coming to their mailbox emailed to them daily.