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S. Dakota residents: Keep mail delivery on Saturdays

Published 06/24/2010, The Associated Press

Eliminating Saturday mail delivery would devastate people in rural states such as South Dakota, according to the head of a statewide letter carriers association.
Postal officials have sought congressional approval to drop mail deliveries on Saturdays after the Postal Service lost $3.8 billion last year. Its losses are expected to increase this year as people do more business on the Internet and the recession discourages business mail.

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