For years, residents of Swans Island and Frenchboro have depended on a mail carrier who not only brought them letters and packages, but other necessities from the mainland, like food and medicine. But as of this spring, that mail carrier’s contract with the postal service ended over a dispute about how he carried the mail with other freight items.
Mobile Delivery Devices (MDDs) can scan packages and other mail. Did you also know the devices can perform several other safety-related tasks?
Money that is in your Thrift Savings Plan (with the exception of qualified earnings in the Roth portion of your TSP) either has been taxed (Roth TSP contributions) or will be taxed
The Federal Employees’ Group Life Insurance Program, FEGLI, is having an Open Season from September 1, 2016 through September 30, 2016. This is the first FEGLI Open Season since 2004.
District Judge Dane Watkins Jr. sentenced a former mail carrier to four years of probation and eight days in local jail for stealing gift cards and cash from Christmas cards.
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The reason is the “double-digit increase” in packages from online retailers, USPS spokesman George Flood said. The postal service delivered 4.5 billion packages last year, up from 3.3 billion in 2011, as it reinvents itself as e-commerce shoppers’ delivery method of choice after old-fashioned mail fell victim to email.
A narrow street dead-ends at the Detroit River, where a black-and-white boat bobs in the water, emblazoned with a Postal Service eagle. This is the mail boat J.W. Westcott II, the only floating ZIP code in the United States.
The U.S. Postal Service’s Inspector General has set up a handy page on its website seeking information from the public, as part of an ongoing audit of mail service in the Roanoke region.
Until the day of his retirement on Wednesday, Byron Trowbridge was adamant about not stepping foot on people’s lawns when delivering mail, out of respect for community members' homes.
The Postal Service is monitoring the flooding in the state.
An Anaconda man has been charged in connection with a hit-and-run that seriously injured a U.S. Postal Service worker in Butte.
A half-million postal workers make up the nation’s biggest unionized workforce, split among four unions.
Customer Services Manager Shane McLaughlin was recently helping a supervisor at a Post Office in the Omaha, NE, area resolve an issue when a life-threatening problem arose: A rural carrier in the building was choking.
While delivering mail along her route recently, Independence, MO, City Carrier Audrey Odell heard a woman yelling. “Someone help us, my baby!” the woman screamed.