Angela Summers

Killed Letter Carrier Had Posted About Threats

Angela Summers, the letter carrier who was shot to death in Indianapolis on April 27th, 2020, had posted just two days before on Facebook...
Postal Workers Memorial

Memorial mourns fallen postal workers and calls to save the service

Immediate Release April 28, 2020 contact: Jamie Partridge, 503-752-5112 Communities and Postal Workers United Memorial mourns fallen postal workers and calls to save the service A small gathering of...
President Trump

Trump Explains Nixing $25B for USPS

During a regular news conference concerning the Federal government's continuing response to the coronavirus pandemic, a reporter asked President Trump if he was responsible...
Amazon Electric Delivery Vehicle

Inventing Amazon’s New Electric Delivery Vehicles

Amazon has ordered 100,000 electric delivery vehicles—the largest-ever order of electric delivery vehicles—from Rivian, a producer of emissions-free electric vehicles with a vehicle development...
Marty Book

For the Mailmen to Read

About five years ago PostalMag.com published Marty Blumberg's poem "The Mail Must Go through." It was a great success and only two weeks ago...
Congressman Earl Blumenauer

Congressman Hears North Portland Postal Complaints

Fifty residents and business owners from North Portland told their mail delivery horror stories to Congressman Earl Blumenauer this morning at the Celebration Tabernacle...
Blumenauer

Fixing North Portland’s Mail Forum 1/25/2020

Press Advisory Contact: Jamie Partridge 503-752-5112 Fixing North Portland’s Mail What: Postal Forum with Rep. Earl Blumenauer When: Saturday, January 25, 9:30-10:30am Where: Celebration Tabernacle, 8131 N Denver, Portland, OR...

Another Postal Truck Catches Fire and Burns

Yet another USPS Postal LLV delivery truck has caught fire and burned, like hundreds of others, this one in Junction City, Kansas (in early...
North Portland Postal Rally

Consolidated Casing Leads to Portland Protest Rally

Immediate Release, Nov. 30, 2019 Contact: Jamie Partridge (Communities and Postal Workers United) 503-752-5112 Willie Groshell (Oregon State Association of Letter Carriers, president) 503-560-4685 Peter Parks (97217-area customer)...
Motorcycle OWCP

Letter Carrier on Workers Compensation Caught Racing Motorcycles

After receiving a tip about a USPS letter carrier engaged in activities inconsistent with a work-related injury, the USPS OIG investigated his claim for...