Postal Service adds holiday surcharge to packages
October 7, 2021
There are no changes to moving first-class mail in and out of Wrangell — that will continue by air, according to a U.S. Postal Service official. But service out of state could be slower, depending on how far the mail is coming or going.
And it will cost more to mail packages now through Christmas as the Postal Service tries to improve its finances.
Through Dec. 25, customers will pay an additional 25 cents to $5 to ship a parcel through the Postal Service, depending on the level of delivery service they select and the distance the package will travel.
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