U.S. Postal Service http://kuow.org en The Fight Against Junk Mail http://kuow.org/post/fight-against-junk-mail <p>Steve Scher talks to Alan Durning, the executive director and founder of Sightline Institution, about his crusade against junk mail. He wrote a blog post detailing his quest called "<a href="http://daily.sightline.org/2013/12/04/going-postal-2013/">Going Postal 2013</a>." Thu, 05 Dec 2013 22:43:52 +0000 Steve Scher & Amina Al-Sadi 24981 at http://kuow.org The Fight Against Junk Mail Postal Service Will Keep Saturday Mail Delivery After All http://kuow.org/post/post-office-will-keep-saturday-mail-delivery-after-all The U.S. Wed, 10 Apr 2013 16:00:00 +0000 Scott Neuman 11162 at http://kuow.org Postal Service Will Keep Saturday Mail Delivery After All Why Write Letters? http://kuow.org/post/why-write-letters <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">People don’t write letters much anymore. They don’t even mail in bills!&nbsp;As a result, the postal service is cutting Saturday mail service to save money.&nbsp;So, let us pause for&nbsp;a moment to reflect on the letter.&nbsp;What is lost if handwritten letters are no longer written?&nbsp;If you still write letters, why do you? Author </span><a href="http://www.nickbantock.com/index.php" style="line-height: 1.5;">Nick Bantock </a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">ponders those questions with us.&nbsp;Tell us what you think at&nbsp;weekday@kuow.org&nbsp;or call 206.543.5869.</span></p><p> Thu, 07 Feb 2013 18:00:00 +0000 Steve Scher 7817 at http://kuow.org Why Write Letters?