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Mail Madness

It’s mail madness at area post offices. Workers with the United States Postal Service say because of so much online ordering, USPS has been busy with holiday packages since Thanksgiving.

The increase in volume is expected to continue through the end of the month which marks the busiest time of the year for post offices nationwide and here at home.

Newswatch 16’s Ryan Leckey took us behind the scenes of the huge postal push in Scranton Wednesday morning.

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