POSTAL NEWS

USPS to recognize Veterans for Military Appreciation Month

USPS to recognize Veterans for Military Appreciation Month

In observation of Military Appreciation Month in May, the Postal Service is distributing tokens of appreciation to employees who are veterans of the U.S. armed forces ...
Postal worker charged with assault, lying to police after fight caught on video in Flint

Postal worker charged with assault, lying to police after fight caught on video in Flint

A Michigan mail carrier has been charged with assault and battery and lying to police following a fight with two ...
Postal worker in ICU after driver loses control on Hwy 47, crashes head on into mail truck

Postal worker in ICU after driver loses control on Hwy 47, crashes head on into mail truck

PARK HILLS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -- A Missouri postal worker was hospitalized after a crash on Highway 47 Saturday the resulted ...
How to Save the Post Office, Maybe

How to Save the Post Office, Maybe

Postmaster General Louis DeJoy has some good ideas, but Congress is the biggest obstacle to more significant reform. Democrats are ...
USPS Begins New Round of Facility Closures While Also Procuring Dozens More

USPS Begins New Round of Facility Closures While Also Procuring Dozens More

The U.S. Postal Service will consolidate 18 of its mail processing plants, coupling that announcement on Tuesday with plans to ...
USPS working to meet customers’ evolving needs with infrastructure investments

USPS working to meet customers’ evolving needs with infrastructure investments

The Postal Service has announced key network infrastructure investments to meet the evolving mailing and shipping needs of the American ...
PRC Releases Analysis of Postal Service Finances in FY 2020

PRC Releases Analysis of Postal Service Finances in FY 2020

Washington, DC – The Postal Regulatory Commission (Commission) today released its Financial Analysis, an examination of the U.S. Postal Service’s (Postal Service) ...
APWU Prevails on Management Court Challenge to Victorious Arbitration Award on Union Leave for Political Activity.

APWU Prevails on Management Court Challenge to Victorious Arbitration Award on Union Leave for Political Activity.

In August of 2018, Arbitrator Stephen Goldberg struck down the Postal Service’s unilateral implementation of changes to ELM Section 510 ...
USPS has a supply of cooling neck gaiters for employees

USPS has a supply of cooling neck gaiters for employees

The Postal Service has cooling neck gaiters for employees to wear during warm weather. Gaiters are circular pieces of fabric ...
NPMHU - USPS Challenge to National Arbitration Decision on Hatch Act and LWOP is Dismissed

NPMHU – USPS Challenge to National Arbitration Decision on Hatch Act and LWOP is Dismissed

Back in August 2018, we circulated a copy of the National Arbitration Award issued by Arbitrator Stephen Goldberg on August ...
Suspect Arrested in Brutal Stabbing and Robbery of Asian Postal Worker in SF

Suspect Arrested in Brutal Stabbing and Robbery of Asian Postal Worker in SF

Clarence Sims, 28, is accused of robbing and stabbing Chiling Lee, 53, on Exeter Street at around 10:30 p.m. on ...
Erie postmaster files lawsuit against mail carrier, Project Veritas over ballot fraud claims

Erie postmaster files lawsuit against mail carrier, Project Veritas over ballot fraud claims

On Nov. 6, Robert Weisenbach arrived at his home to find an unknown man "yelling belligerently" at him. The man held a ...
Norton Asks Acting D.C. Postmaster for Plan to Address Delayed & Undelivered Mail in D.C.

Norton Asks Acting D.C. Postmaster for Plan to Address Delayed & Undelivered Mail in D.C.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) sent a letter to Acting District of Columbia Postmaster Eddie Masangcay about the ...
Broward County Resident Charged with Theft of U.S. Postal Service Property

Broward County Resident Charged with Theft of U.S. Postal Service Property

Miami, Fl. – A Broward County resident was charged by indictment with forty counts of theft of government property in ...
US Postal Service delays ban on mailing vapes

US Postal Service delays ban on mailing vapes

The U.S. Postal Service is delaying a ban on sending vape products in the mail, saying the agency needs more ...
Peters Discusses Efforts To Support Postal Service With Board Of Governors Nominees

Peters Discusses Efforts To Support Postal Service With Board Of Governors Nominees

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S Senator Gary Peters (D-MI), Chairman of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, today convened a full ...
Serious injuries suffered to mail carrier in crash with pickup truck Sunday morning in Newton County, MO

Serious injuries suffered to mail carrier in crash with pickup truck Sunday morning in Newton County, MO

NEWTON COUNTY, Mo. — Shortly after 11:00 AM Sunday morning Newton County Central Dispatch were alerted to reports of a two ...
New USPS commercial - USPS New Routes

New USPS commercial – USPS New Routes

Business is changing. The United States Postal Service is changing with it, so we can serve you and your customers ...
May is Military Appreciation Month

May is Military Appreciation Month

May is Military Appreciation Month, as was established by Congress in 1999. For the United States Postal Service®, it stands ...
APWU - Remaining Level 6 Mailing Requirements Clerks Upgraded to Level 7

APWU – Remaining Level 6 Mailing Requirements Clerks Upgraded to Level 7

APWU Clerk Craft Director Lamont Brooks signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Postal Service that upgraded the known ...
Ahead of Final Rule, U.S. Postal Service Publishes Guidance Regarding Non-Mailability of Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems

Ahead of Final Rule, U.S. Postal Service Publishes Guidance Regarding Non-Mailability of Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems

As we have previously reported, on December 27, 2020, Congress amended the Prevent All Cigarette Trafficking (PACT) Act to apply to ...
Nominees for USPS Board of Governors say they haven’t been pressured about DeJoy

Nominees for USPS Board of Governors say they haven’t been pressured about DeJoy

During Thursday’s nomination hearing, Ohio Republican Sen. Rob Portman said he had previously asked all three of Biden’s nominees — Anton Hajjar, ...