Postal News Archives June 2019

6/15/19

Deweyville family says mail carrier killed their dog Comments (Count)
Cranwood post office to temporarily relocate following car crash Comments (Count)
Postal worker retiring after working 37 years in Seal Beach Comments (Count)
USPS changes parcel pricing strategy, shipping impact unclear Comments (Count)
Uber says it will start delivering food by drone in San Diego this summer Comments (Count)

6/14/19

New video of Florida stolen mail truck police chase Comments (Count)
Senators Urge USPS to Swiftly Improve Albuquerque Post Office Facilities Comments (Count)
Confessions of a USPS worker: Delivering Amazon packages ’till we drop’ Comments (Count)
OIG: USPS Must Better Manage Its Cyber Funds Comments (Count)

6/13/19

Van crashes into Palm Springs post office Comments (Count)
Postal workers caught throwing packages over fence at Florida City home Comments (Count)
Apartment mailboxes broken for six months at Denver complex Comments (Count)
What should Congress expect from USPS’ new ‘business plan’? Comments (Count)
USPS on the hunt for more mail carriers Comments (Count)

6/12/19

Mail truck shot in Clay Twp Comments (Count)
Letter carrier sentenced to five hours in jail for stealing 5,000 pieces of mail Comments (Count)
Former President George H.W. Bush Honored in New Forever Stamp Comments (Count)
Postal worker accused of pleasuring himself in Pasadena woman’s bathroom Comments (Count)
Sprint Works for USPS Employees Exclusive Deals Comments (Count)

6/11/19

Contractor truck burns at post office Comments (Count)
Postal robots take to the streets with backing from Toyota AI Ventures Comments (Count)
Impact of Prescribed Opioids on Postal Service Employees Under the Federal Workers’ Compensation Program Comments (Count)
Postal Inspectors search for woman who stole postal uniforms from laundry Comments (Count)
New T-Mobile Promotions for USPS Employees Comments (Count)

6/10/19

Supreme Court backs Alabama company in ‘Return Mail’ patent dispute Comments (Count)
This autonomous truck test was boring, and that’s just what the USPS wanted Comments (Count)
USPS truck driver killed in fiery crash in Garden Grove Comments (Count)

6/09/19

Mail all over OC highway after big rig crashes Comments (Count)
Florida man injured in crash after carjacking mail truck  |  Crashes after pursuit Comments (Count)

6/08/19

Postal Service suspends service to three Davenport neighborhoods following series of dog attacks Comments (Count)
Rural Kiel mail carrier retires after 31 years Comments (Count)
Is Amazon behind FedEx Deeper Push into Ecommerce? Comments (Count)
Postal regulator urges ‘greater mission clarity’ for USPS in upcoming business plan Comments (Count)

6/07/19

Amazon loses contract with FedEx Express as it builds out competing delivery network Comments (Count)
Cato: Postal Service in Crisis Comments (Count)
Audit finds deficiencies at Albuquerque postal facilities Comments (Count)
No Justice for Charles McClean, Killed by a Postal Service Driver Comments (Count)

6/06/19

FedEx to hire 700 flexible rural and residential drivers Comments (Count)
Ford proposing self-driving mail truck that would enable operator to focus on sorting mail Comments (Count)
Two men wanted in Chicago post office robbery Comments (Count)
Amazon says drones will be making deliveries in ‘months’ Comments (Count)
Nebraska post office keeps delivering, despite flood Comments (Count)

6/05/19

Mail carrier injured in two-car crash Comments (Count)
Hanlon Ends Career With Postal Service Comments (Count)
USPS Baited Worker With Hostile Review, NLRB Says Comments (Count)
APWU: Contract Negotiations Headed to Arbitration After Mediation Fails Comments (Count)
Left-leaning lawmakers like Bernie Sanders want Americans to bank at the post office Comments (Count)
Eastsound postmaster Donna McNeil retires Comments (Count)
USPS apologizes after letter carrier pepper-sprays docile dog  |  Carrier pepper-sprays friendly dog in Watts Comments (Count)
Mark Meadows: One month later and still no plan from the PMG Comments (Count)
Why Cleveland Wants to Bring Back Postal Banking Comments (Count)

6/04/19

Neighbors complain their mail isn’t making it to its destination from Austin post office Comments (Count)
Postal carrier burned with acid in Raleigh Comments (Count)
USPS OIG: Facility Conditions, Delayed Mail, and Staffing Conditions in Albuquerque, NM Comments (Count)

6/03/19

USPS OIG: 17% recirculating package rate on new package sorters Comments (Count)
Retired couple grateful USPS reversed decision in mailbox dispute Comments (Count)
TSP Nest Eggs Growing Comments (Count)
Amazon is primed for a battle royale with U.S. antitrust regulators Comments (Count)
China’s probe of FedEx demonstrates Beijing’s ability to hit back at U.S. Comments (Count)

6/02/19

New TSP Withdrawal Options Starting Sept. 15 Comments (Count)
Bowling Green: Customers Welcome New Downtown Post Office Comments (Count)

6/01/19

20 containers of mail spilled on highway after cargo door left open on mail truck Comments (Count)
USPS Seeking Copyright/Trademark Attorney in DC Comments (Count)
USPS OIG Spring 2019 Semiannual Report to Congress (Pg. 21: Manager bought marijuana gummies and insisted employees eat them) (PDF) Comments (Count)