Northwest NEWS

April 15, 2002

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'Messages of Hope, Peace, Love'

Countless examples of humanitarianism and giving have come out of the 9-11 tragedy, as evidence of people's caring and compassion for others in need.

Postal rate increase approved for June 30

Starting June 30, the first-class mail rate will rise 3 cents to 37 cents. New non-denominated U.S. Flag and Antique Toy stamps, plus a 3-cent make-up rate Star stamp will be available in mid-June.

U.S. Postal Service looks to put stamp on new business plan

"The U.S. Postal Service, as it exists now and in the future, wants nothing more than to continue universal service," said Woodinville Postmaster Jim Walters.