Business
BUSINESS Associated Press Writer Anchorage - Santa's "elves" at the North Pole have been given their walking papers-but they're not going quietly.

Volunteers strive to save Santa letter service

Santa Claus, also known as Patrick Farmer, is seen at Santa Claus House in North Pole, Alaska on Nov. 18, holding letters from children sent this year that the U.S. Postal Service says they will no longer deliver. Citing privacy concerns, postal officials say that generically addressed letters to
Photo By Sam Harrel/Associated Press
Santa Claus, also known as Patrick Farmer, is seen at Santa Claus House in North Pole, Alaska on Nov. 18, holding letters from children sent this year that the U.S. Postal Service says they will no longer deliver. Citing privacy concerns, postal officials say that generically addressed letters to "Santa Claus, North Pole" will no longer be forwarded to volunteers in the Alaska town as has been done for years.
  1 of 1  
Return to Story

Loading...