Postal News Archives January 2019

1/16/19

Ocasio-Cortez Looking Forward to Examining Prospects for Postal Banking Comments (Count)
Kauai County lauds USPS decision to keep historic post office open Comments (Count)
Adapting Postal Facilities to Support Community Resilience Comments (Count)
Mail carrier robbed in Virginia Beach Comments (Count)
Paradise mail delivery resumed today Comments (Count)
US postal workers protest in solidarity with Canada Post counterparts Comments (Count)
Sprint Sizzling Saturday One-Day Sales Event for Postal Employees January 19th (PDF) Comments (Count)
USPS cancels Bypass Mail pilot project at last moment Comments (Count)

1/15/19

Warren: Boxes of mail found at postal employee’s apartment Comments (Count)
Postal Report Pitches Eliminating Nonprofit Price Caps Comments (Count)
Atascocita neighbors go weeks without mailbox Comments (Count)
Do ‘fragile’ labels protect your packages? Comments (Count)
Six arrested in connection with mail thefts from Mountain View apartment complexes Comments (Count)
PHOTO: Rural mail vehicle with busted headlight, no gas cap and no hub caps Comments (Count)

1/14/19

Mail carrier loves her work Comments (Count)
Postal Hub Podcast Episode 141: US Postal Task Force Report – Worth the Wait? Comments (Count)
Taiwan: Man fined for sending cat via express postal mail Comments (Count)
Postal worker hailed as a hero for saving elderly woman’s life while on route Comments (Count)
USPS Gains Market Share From Rivals Comments (Count)

1/13/19

UK: Postal worker describes her 14 months of hell while employed by Royal Mail Comments (Count)
Postal worker shot on the job suffers nerve damage Comments (Count)
Driver injured after running red light, hitting USPS semi truck Comments (Count)

1/12/19

Chicago-area man innocent in postal worker shooting Comments (Count)
Hissing cat stops mail delivery Comments (Count)
Why Was the USPS at CES? Comments (Count)
APWU Officers Join the Protest to #StopTheShutdown Comments (Count)
USPS Expands Wounded Warriors Leave (104 hours per year) Comments (Count)

1/11/19

Postal worker hospitalized following vehicle crash in Dundee Comments (Count)
What happens when mailboxes are vandalized? Enter the Postal Inspection Service Comments (Count)
Dog spray leads to hazmat situation that sickens 17 people Comments (Count)
PRC Annual Report to Congress (PDF) Comments (Count)
Postal Regulatory Commission Elects Nanci Langley Vice Chairman Comments (Count)

1/09/19

Mailman suffers injuries when teen driver hits rear of postal vehicle Comments (Count)
Postal workers praised for pulling driver from burning tanker truck Comments (Count)
Whittier: Mail Carrier Mauled By Loose Dog Comments (Count)
Court Holds USPS Liable For Retaliation of Postal Police Officer Fired For Sleeping on the Job Comments (Count)
USPS Approves Six Mailing Promotions for 2019 Comments (Count)
Postal thieves rip off whole mailbox Comments (Count)
Crowbars used to break open 4 USPS collection boxes Comments (Count)
NPMHU: Update on Government Shutdown Comments (Count)
USPS tests fingerprinting services with FBI Comments (Count)

1/08/19

USPS worker electrocuted at Shannon Street post office  |  Electrocuted while working on parking lot light Comments (Count)
Mail carrier Christine Young did much more than deliver letters and packages in Trenton Comments (Count)
Rash of missing mail reported in Las Vegas neighborhood Comments (Count)
Postal carrier arrested for DWI has history of bad driving Comments (Count)

1/07/19

Cary man home from the hospital after mail carrier’s CPR saves him Comments (Count)
Amazon deliveries – essential in Colorado mountain towns – causing package pile-ups, long lines at tiny post offices Comments (Count)
Parcel carriers shined during peak delivery period, firm’s data shows Comments (Count)
Congressman to introduce bill requiring air conditioning in all USPS mail trucks Comments (Count)

1/06/19

Post Office in Owensboro Hit By Vehicle Comments (Count)
Thibodaux residents complain about mail delivery Comments (Count)
Postal worker finds a championship ring and rediscovers a life-long friend and coach Comments (Count)
Houston mail carrier accused of pepper-spraying barking dog charged with animal cruelty Comments (Count)

1/05/19

Goleta postal facility focus of federal investigation  |  2006: The Goleta Postal Murders Comments (Count)
Reports of Austin thief using master key to steal mail Comments (Count)
USPS IG clears conservative group of wrongdoing in FOIA file release Comments (Count)

1/04/19

Search on for gun, motive, in postal worker shooting Comments (Count)
Boy surprises mail carrier with Lego mail truck Comments (Count)
LA mail carriers honored for driving 1 million miles accident free Comments (Count)
Yet Another Mail Truck Consumed by Fire Comments (Count)
PRC Issues Ruling Concerning Appropriate Share of Institutional Costs on Competitive Products Comments (Count)

1/03/19

Mail truck slides off road into swamp Comments (Count)
Ft. Worth: Postal Worker Caught on Camera Flinging Packages into Puddles of Water Comments (Count)
Philadelphia: Postal worker assaulted in back of mail truck  |  Arrest Made Comments (Count)
Mail carrier hurt after van strikes postal truck Comments (Count)
Dallas: Mail carrier caught on camera pepper-spraying dogs behind fence Comments (Count)
Man charged in shooting of postal worker in Elk Grove Village Comments (Count)

1/02/19

Postal Service offers new feature to manage your mail, but identities have been compromised Comments (Count)
Postman Bob Thornby Walks His Last Mile Comments (Count)
Longevity Risk and the Federal Retiree Comments (Count)
Amazon to Build More Whole Foods Stores, With More Package Pickup Options Comments (Count)
Police search for shooter of USPS worker in Elk Grove Village Comments (Count)

1/01/19

More than half of NZ Post buggies involved in crashes in 2018 Comments (Count)
Postal worker in unmarked vehicle shot from a distance in Elk Grove Village  |  Shot multiple times in Chicago suburb Comments (Count)