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10/24/21
Postal Service getting into the check cashing business - Comments (Count)
Amazon on track to overtake UPS and USPS in delivery market - Comments (Count)
10/23/21
Shipping Out: Postal Clerk Retires After Nearly 39 Years - Comments (Count)
Bipartisan Postal Police Reform Act Proposed By Congressman - Comments (Count)
Mass. Post Office Manager Pleads Guilty to Stealing, Re-Selling Mailed Drugs - Comments (Count)
Looking for a new career? USPS hopes to add 500 new mail carriers in the Denver area - Comments (Count)
USPS OIG: Is Critical Knowledge Lost When Employees Leave the Postal Service? - Comments (Count)
NALC: Lost NALC Brothers and Sisters - Comments (Count)
10/22/21
Denver's first female postmaster wins out-of-state promotion as new Maryland district manager - Comments (Count)
Postal workers show support for worker who lost father - Comments (Count)
Will new USPS machine reduce Toledo-area delivery times? - Comments (Count)
10/21/21
DeJoy Had More Than a Dozen Potential Conflicts of Interest Upon Taking Charge of USPS, Documents Suggest - Comments (Count)
Chicago: North Side Residents Alarmed by Mail Thefts Apparently Committed Using a Master Key - Comments (Count)
Vigil held for USPS mail carrier killed in Longmont - Comments (Count)
Chicago mail delays: Some USPS letter carriers fear schedule changes put their safety at risk (from 7AM to 10AM!) - Comments (Count)
USPS Honors Blind San Diego Mailman - Comments (Count)
10/20/21
DeJoy's Minneapolis visit prompts postal workers to protest his plans - Comments (Count)
Train hits USPS truck, carrier hospitalized - Comments (Count)
USPS Releases Final Rule Banning Mailing of Hemp, CBD and Marijuana Vapes - Comments (Count)
Post office smashed after police chase - Comments (Count)
Mail saved, postal truck destroyed in Colorado blaze - Comments (Count)
Woman accused of shooting Longmont postal carrier charged with first-degree murder - Comments (Count)
Local postal workers get lesson in dog safety after increase in dog attacks - Comments (Count)
Postal Employee Dissatisfaction High by Several Measures, IG Says - Comments (Count)
10/19/21
Why Amazon's need for 150,000 seasonal jobs could be a sign of trouble - Comments (Count)
Virgin Islands delegate asks PMG to fix territory's postal service - Comments (Count)
Cortez post office closure entangled in lawsuits - Comments (Count)
Tester demands USPS return Bozeman mailboxes - Comments (Count)
USPS OIG Audit Report: 31,103 Improper Scans at Sunrise Station, Las Vegas, NV (PDF) - Comments (Count)
10/18/21
Come rain, shine, sleet or snow, you could trust the USPS, but no more - Comments (Count)
'We are tired': USPS employees feel toll from retention challenges - Comments (Count)
Cortez Post Office Going Dark - Comments (Count)
MI Postal Workers Concerned About Slowdowns, Reduced Hours - Comments (Count)
USPS Mail Delivery Slowdown Hits Frankfort Residents - Comments (Count)
Chicago's postal delivery delays under fire as 'dysfunctional' at hearing - Comments (Count)
10/17/21
House hearing examines what it will take to fix USPS problems - Comments (Count)
10/16/21
Pittsfield post office hindering contact tracing, health department says - Comments (Count)
Carlisle area residents continue to be frustrated with lack of mail service - Comments (Count)
GovExec: Postal Service Blames 'Street Crime' and Absenteeism for Mail Delays | Postal delivery delays slammed at congressional field hearing in Chicago - Comments (Count)
Vehicle of Interest Caught on Camera After USPS Carrier is Shot in NE Washington - Comments (Count)
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USPS is adding 45 new facilities and 40,000 seasonal workers to handle peak shipping, PMG says
10.23.2021 - Yahoo News reports: "The United States Postal Service will add 45 new facilities during the peak holiday season, Postmaster General Louis DeJoy told The Wall Street Journal. DeJoy said the new facilities will help with extra shipping volume and package overflow to avoid delays like the ones that occurred last year." - Comments (Count)
3 USPS Workers, Including Suspect, Dead After Shooting at Memphis Facility
10.12.2021 - ABC News reports: "Two U.S. Postal Service employees are dead after a shooting at a Memphis postal facility, authorities said. The suspected shooter, who was also a USPS employee, died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, FBI Memphis spokesperson Lisa-Anne Culp said during a press briefing Tuesday." - Memphis post office shooter had baby on the way - Statement From NALC President Rolando - Family, friends, co-workers talk about postal shooting victims, gunman - Sister of Memphis post office shooter says he was bullied prior to murder-suicide - Postal manager killed - "He wasn't just a manager, he was a friend to all" - Letter carrier was the shooter - Names released: Manager and supervisor gunned down - Comments (Count)
USPS to Slow Down Some Mail Delivery Starting Friday
9.30.2021 - CNN reports: "Americans across the country could start seeing slowdowns in mail delivery across the country as early as Friday, when the US Postal Service implements its new service standards. The changes, which include longer first-class mail delivery times and cuts to post office hours, are part of embattled Postmaster General Louis DeJoy's 10-year plan for the agency that he unveiled earlier this year." - More mail delays coming as postal workers worry about future of post office - Portland leaders chide USPS - CBS: Almost 4 of 10 pieces of First Class mail affected - Comments (Count)
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