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Brenda Ahlfs picks up a mail parcel on her route Thursday afternoon on Minnesota Avenue in Detroit Lakes. Brian Basham/Record

Cutting Saturday delivery

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In the hopes of saving the United States Postal Service $2 billion, Saturday letter delivery will end as of Aug. 5. Package delivery will continue though.


"There's no way of knowing what the particular impact is going to be on any one office at this time," Postal Service Spokesperson Pete Nowacki said.

But there will obviously be an impact to the post office, the carriers and those receiving mail.

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