POSTAL NEWS

USPS letter carrier robbed in Minneapolis; $50K reward offered for information

USPS letter carrier robbed in Minneapolis; $50K reward offered for information

The U.S. Postal Service is offering a $50,000 reward for information after a letter carrier was robbed Tuesday in Minneapolis. The ...
Chicago man charged with shooting another man, mail carrier in Hermosa

Chicago man charged with shooting another man, mail carrier in Hermosa

CHICAGO - A man was identified Tuesday as the person who shot two men, including a mail carrier in Hermosa on the North Side, ...
Black female WWII unit hoping to get congressional honor for solving the war time mail crisis

Black female WWII unit hoping to get congressional honor for solving the war time mail crisis

BOSTON (AP) — Maj. Fannie Griffin McClendon and her Army colleagues never dwelled on being the only Black battalion of ...
USPS Inspector General Investigation Targets Baltimore Mail Delays, as Probe Expands Nationally

USPS Inspector General Investigation Targets Baltimore Mail Delays, as Probe Expands Nationally

Baltimore is listed among the bottom 10 service areas on the online performance tracker created by the inspector general’s office, showing an ...
Capitol hearing focuses on frustrations with USPS delays

Capitol hearing focuses on frustrations with USPS delays

WASHINGTON — A postal worker and disappointed customers voiced frustration on Tuesday over changes and delays with the United States ...
U.S. Postal Services Inspector General Testifies on 2022 Budget

U.S. Postal Services Inspector General Testifies on 2022 Budget

Tammy Whitcomb, inspector general of the U.S. Postal Service, testifies on the 2022 budget before a Senate subcommittee ...
The 2020 USPS Household Diary Study

The 2020 USPS Household Diary Study

The new Household Diary Study is out. From the Executive Summary: “The Household Diary Study survey, fielded continuously since 1987, ...
Brooklyn USPS worker and boyfriend arrested for stealing $3 million worth of money orders

Brooklyn USPS worker and boyfriend arrested for stealing $3 million worth of money orders

A Brooklyn postal worker and her boyfriend were charged with stealing more than $3 million worth of blank money orders ...
Mail processing has come a long way

Mail processing has come a long way

When Musette Henley started working at the Chicago Post Office as a mail sorter in 1961, she and her co-workers ...
How the Postal Service Can Help Local Retailers Beat Amazon

How the Postal Service Can Help Local Retailers Beat Amazon

Today’s shoppers want products delivered quickly. Local businesses are positioned to fill that demand, if only USPS’s Louis DeJoy would ...
Business groups want action on Postal Service reform bill

Business groups want action on Postal Service reform bill

COLUMBUS — Supporters of the U.S. Postal Service are pressing for passage of a bill to shore up the troubled agency ...
Attorney General Josh Shapiro vows to fight Postal Service changes after meeting with Lehigh Valley workers

Attorney General Josh Shapiro vows to fight Postal Service changes after meeting with Lehigh Valley workers

Standing outside the Teamsters Local 773 union hall in Whitehall Township where he met Monday afternoon with workers from three ...
Postmaster stabbed by coworker at Hernando Post Office

Postmaster stabbed by coworker at Hernando Post Office

Photo - Tamekia Scott(DeSoto County Sheriff's Office) HERNANDO, Miss. (WMC) - The Hernando Postmaster is recovering after being stabbed Tuesday ...
Postal Service Asks Court to Toss Vehicle Fleet Lawsuit

Postal Service Asks Court to Toss Vehicle Fleet Lawsuit

The U.S. Postal Service is asking a federal court to dismiss a lawsuit against it claiming the agency arbitrarily awarded ...
Carrier suspected of taking Menards receipts from mail faces more charges

Carrier suspected of taking Menards receipts from mail faces more charges

A 33-year-old Wapello mail carrier who, police say, took Menards receipts out of the mail and passed them off as ...
NAPS - Removing an Obstacle to Fair EAS Pay

NAPS – Removing an Obstacle to Fair EAS Pay

Now, there finally appears to be serious legislative relief on the horizon for the Postal Service in the form of ...
Mild goose chase - Elegant solution saves money, mess

Mild goose chase – Elegant solution saves money, mess

Geese used to congregate around the Cincinnati Network Distribution Center the way crows congregated around Tippi Hedren in “The Birds.” ...
Postal Service worker accused of driving drunk, falling out of vehicle in Seneca Falls

Postal Service worker accused of driving drunk, falling out of vehicle in Seneca Falls

Seneca Falls, N.Y. – An Auburn man is accused of driving drunk while delivering mail for the U.S. Postal Service ...
The USPS' Semi-Secret Internet Surveillance Apparatus

The USPS’ Semi-Secret Internet Surveillance Apparatus

Pop quiz: Which federal agency runs a social media surveillance unit known as the Internet Covert Operations Program (iCOP)? If ...
U.S. Postal Service Delivers Tap Dancing Back to Broadway

U.S. Postal Service Delivers Tap Dancing Back to Broadway

NEW YORK — The U.S. Postal Service issued the Tap Dance stamps today during the Tap It Out — Tap City, ...
USPS official explains consolidation process

USPS official explains consolidation process

United States Postal Service strategic communications specialist Susan W. Wright said this change will result in the transfer of sorting ...