post office

Secret shopper ruse hits close to home

An Auburn resident nearly fell victim to an online scam after she received an unexpected package in the mail. ?Thanks for applying! Here is your first assignment: Deposit this mone ...

Auburn post offices safe from hour reductions

As the hours of 139 rural post offices in the Sacramento District shrink, most offices in the foothills are safe from cuts, according to U.S. Postal Service officials. All of the ...

Noon Hour Update: National Geographic in the foothills; local post offices and labor negotiations

Welcome to the Auburn Journal's "Noon Hour Update," where we'll present you with stories and updates on what's going on in the news and what we're working on for our Thursday editi ...

Post office stole her stamp

Has this happened to you? I had a $1 uncancelled stamp on an envelope I couldn’t use, so I carefully cut it out and glued it to a larger one. My son took it to the Auburn post of ...

It's Christmas crunch time at Auburn post office for cards, parcels

It would be tax season for accountants. For candy stores and flower shops, it’s the days leading up to Valentine’s Day. Costume shops brace themselves for Halloween. And the ...

Act of kindness inspires at post office

Today I was reminded just how great the people are that make up this country of ours. I work at the Main Post Office in Auburn and had the pleasure of watching one grateful citiz ...

Long wait over: Female Auburn postmaster takes charge

A female postmaster isn’t a rarity with the U.S. Postal Service any longer, but it has been in Auburn. New Postmaster Becky Chandler is only the second in Auburn postal service ...

Government entities are flops

Polls have increasingly showed that the vast majority of Americans do not want the government getting more involved with health care and health insurance. Yet President Obama, Harr ...

Letter carriers’ drive delivering provisions to local food banks

By Gloria Young Journal Staff Writer The National Association of Letter Carriers brings philanthropy to the mailbox Saturday during the annual Stamp Out Hunger food drive. This ...

What’s with dropping all the trash near the P.O.?

I visited the Nevada Street Post Office today and was compelled to comment on the lack of cleanup and maintenance identified by a recent Letter to the Editor (Your Views, June 18). ...