Postal News Archives December 2018

12/14/18

Grinch steals two pallets of Amazon packages from post office Comments (Count)
Postal Service working extra hours during busiest delivery time of the year Comments (Count)
New Telluride postmaster settles in, rankles some customers for enforcing regulations Comments (Count)
USPS distribution facility in Nashua stays busy during holiday season Comments (Count)
Postal inspectors looking for four robbers who struck post office Comments (Count)

12/13/18

Postal Service carriers shoulder holiday package influx Comments (Count)
Retired postal workers sending each other the same Christmas card for over 40 years Comments (Count)
UPS CEO Wants Mailbox Access Comments (Count)
Four suspected thieves arrested in Yakima during USPS sting operation Comments (Count)
ANOTHER: Postal Truck Burns in Houston Comments (Count)

12/12/18

Postal Service in Greensboro resumes operations after historic storm Comments (Count)
Mail carriers in Baton Rouge fired for dumping mail in trash Comments (Count)
Post office in Wheeling experiencing triple the packages from a year ago Comments (Count)
New mailbox proposal would take a big bite out of your direct marketing budget Comments (Count)
USPS working hard to make sure your packages arrive on time Comments (Count)
More Wendell residents complain that post office won’t deliver packages Comments (Count)

12/11/18

Woman charged with slashing postal worker Comments (Count)
It’s getting heavy at USPS, and that may not be good Comments (Count)
Proposal would let Postal Service sell access to your mailbox Comments (Count)
Behind the scenes of Christmas packaging in the Lehigh Valley Comments (Count)
NALC Election Committee Denies Appeal of David Noble Comments (Count)
Mail truck crashes into garage after driver suffers medical issue Comments (Count)
USPS Finally Delivers Mail to Bedridden Queens Man Comments (Count)

12/09/18

Some fear holidays will exacerbate postal problems Comments (Count)

12/08/18

Armed Robbery at the Richmond Heights Post Office Comments (Count)
When will the delay to reform the Postal Service finally end? Comments (Count)
APWU Will Make Announcement on Dec. 21st Regarding Collective Bargaining Agreement Comments (Count)
Nobody wants to bank at the post office, not even postal credit unions Comments (Count)
Mustang residents upset about mailboxes being left open Comments (Count)

12/07/18

Is the postal privatization proposal dead? Comments (Count)
Pet owner claims mailman maced dogs without cause Comments (Count)
Manhattan Post Office Not Accepting Packages Due to “Elevator Inoperable” Comments (Count)
Car crashes into Cottleville Post Office Comments (Count)
Peekskill postal worker arraigned for stealing stamps, selling them online Comments (Count)
Golden Gate Estates residents start petition due to mail delivery issues Comments (Count)
Video shows hit-and-run postal delivery Comments (Count)
USPS truck hits man head-on in motorized wheelchair, killing him Comments (Count)

12/06/18

Police searching for man who stole handbag from USPS truck Comments (Count)
USPS Workers Are Overpaid and Should Lose Collective Bargaining Rights, Trump Panel Says Comments (Count)
President Trump: Amazon Should Run the Postal Service Comments (Count)
Portland postal employee charged with 11 counts of mail theft Comments (Count)
Salt Lake City: Postal workers claim managers force them to falsify package deliveries Comments (Count)
Wednesday might be a national day of mourning, but you’ll still get that Amazon package Comments (Count)

12/05/18

Postal worker discovers 2 dead outside of home Comments (Count)
Postal worker who picked up shift to make extra money for the holidays killed in crash Comments (Count)
Residents say mail hasn’t been delivered in months Comments (Count)
Man arrested after assaulting letter carrier Comments (Count)

12/05/18

Postal worker discovers 2 dead outside of home Comments (Count)
Postal worker who picked up shift to make extra money for the holidays killed in crash Comments (Count)
Residents say mail hasn’t been delivered in months Comments (Count)
Man arrested after assaulting letter carrier Comments (Count)

12/04/18

Congressman demands answers about Church Hill mail issues Comments (Count)
Postal Worker Dies After Being Struck By Vehicle at Back of Truck Sorting Mail Comments (Count)
Honoring President Bush: Delivery, Retail Services Suspended Dec. 5th  |  NALC  |  APWU  |  CNN: Postal Service to Suspend Most Deliveries, Close Offices Comments (Count)

12/03/18

Postal worker’s retirement sealed with a kiss from his fans Comments (Count)
Florida: Abandoned mail found in rural area Comments (Count)
USPS and NRLCA Sign MOU Allowing Sunday Work for Regular Carriers During Peak Season Comments (Count)

12/02/18

Israel’s postal service to open postal infrastructure to tech startups for modernization initiative Comments (Count)
Man jumps counter, attacks postal workers Comments (Count)
Mail service resumes in Anchorage Comments (Count)
2007: Rare event when USPS closed for THREE days in a row; Sunday, New Year’s Day, Ford National Day of Mourning  |  Federal Agencies to Close Wednesday Comments (Count)
USPS Board of Governors Appoint Inspector General (PDF) Comments (Count)

12/01/18

Former President George H.W. Bush Dies at Age 94  |  2007: National Day of Mourning for President Ford  |  Wednesday, Dec. 5th National Day of Mourning Comments (Count)
USPS OIG Fall 2018 Semiannual Report to Congress Comments (Count)
How Cyber Monday Has Affected the Casper Post Office Comments (Count)
84-year-old man crashes into post office Comments (Count)
Owner facing 30 years for pointing gun at mailman who sprayed charging dog Comments (Count)