USPS: The story behind viral video of mail carrier delivering in area destroyed by wildfire

10/17/2017 Video star. You’ve probably seen the viral video that shows a Postal Service LLV driving through a Santa Rosa, CA, neighborhood destroyed by wildfire last week. The video, which was shot by drone photographer Douglas Thron, appeared on “NBC Nightly News” and dozens of news sites like, which headlined its story, “Deadly California […]

Two Santa Rosa Post Offices provide mail pickup Monday to Friday

Customers directed to locations based on ZIP Codes Due to non-delivery of mail because of displacements and evacuations caused by the wildfires, the Santa Rosa Post Office is providing two locations for customers to retrieve their mail Monday to Friday. Customers with addresses in ZIP Code 95403 can come to the Roseland Post Office at […]

USPS reports impact on operations due to California wildfires

The Pacific Area and the Bay Valley District report the following impacts to operations due to wildfires in the area The following offices are closed and customer are being served through the Alternate Location identified below.  The locations are: Oct. 13, 2017, 2:30 p.m. ET California wildfires Bay Valley Oakland, San Jose, Napa, Berkley, Carmel, […]

Drone captures Letter Carrier delivering mail in California neighborhood destroyed by fire

10/11/2017 A drone captured an otherworldly sight in Santa Rosa, California – a letter carrier delivering mail to addresses where only charred foundations remain after a fast-moving fire ripped through the neighborhoo The United States Postal Service has closed multiple post offices in Sonoma County, but that didn’t stop one postal service worker from apparently […]