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Last updated 3/28/2019 at Noon
No Beacon at the post office
You may have noticed that both of the Edmonds Beacon boxes in front of the post office on Second Avenue South have gone missing. That’s more than 300 newspapers no longer there.
It wasn’t our decision.
It wasn’t the post office’s either, but instead the manager of the new apartment complex going in at the location.
She told us that the Beacon is no longer wanted there because “they look trashy and we never ordered them.” She also complained about dirt on the ground behind the boxes (The Seattle Times, The Daily Herald and The Stranger also have b...