Mailing deadlines loom
Busy week for postal carriers
Last updated 12/13/2022 at 11:10am
RITZVILLE — Local U.S. Postal Service workers are in their busiest week of the year.
According to the Postal Service, this week, Dec. 12-18, will be the busiest of the year as patrons’ delivery needs increase ahead of the Christmas holiday. As a result, Sunday delivery has been expanded in several communities.
The Postal Service recommends sending packages as follows, if you want them to arrive by Christmas:
• Dec. 16 — Military addresses such as APO/FPO/DPO (except ZIP Code 093).
• Dec. 17 — First-Class mail service letters and packages of less than 60 ounces, or to send First...