United States Postal Service http://ripr.org en Thursday, February 7, 2013 http://ripr.org/post/thursday-february-7-2013 <p>Winter Storm Nemo is heading our way.&nbsp; Making sure veterans have what they need as they return to civilian life.&nbsp; These stories and more on the RIPR Morning News Podcast.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p><p><br>Do you have insight or expertise on this topic? Please email us, we'd like to hear from you.&nbsp; <a href="mailto:news@ripr.org?subject=Comment%20on%20podcast%20for%20February%207%202013">news@ripr.org</a><br>&nbsp;</p> Thu, 07 Feb 2013 14:32:01 +0000 Lydia Rogers 9948 at http://ripr.org Thursday, February 7, 2013 No more Saturday mail: Rhode Islanders react http://ripr.org/post/no-more-saturday-mail-rhode-islanders-react <p>(PROVIDENCE, RI)&nbsp; The U.S. Postal Service plans to stop delivering mail on Saturdays, starting in August.&nbsp; The postal service expects to save approximately $2 billion dollars as a result.&nbsp; The decision is part of the organization’s efforts to cut costs.</p><p>However, the reduction in delivery days is leaving some Rhode Islanders, such as Ginger Lawton of Cranston, worried.</p> Wed, 06 Feb 2013 20:57:42 +0000 John Bender 9910 at http://ripr.org No more Saturday mail: Rhode Islanders react