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Post Office To End Saturday Mail

The financially struggling United States Postal Service has announced they will be eliminating Saturday mail service. Packages would still be delivered six days a week, post offices that are currently open on Saturdays would continue to do so, and mail would also be processed on Saturdays. Grass Valley Postmaster Rick Berress (BEAR-us) says the cutback is necessary…

Listen to Rick Berress 1

The move is estimated to save the Postal Service two billion dollars a year. Berress says the changes shouldn’t affect the Grass Valley office too badly…

Listen to Rick Berress 2

The decision is one that the Postal Service has made on its own, without the approval of Congress…

Listen to Rick Berress 3

The first Saturday without service is scheduled to be August 10.

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