5 hrs ago
Farmington Daily Times
Editorial: Labor costs weighing down Postal Service
There is even more bad financial news for the U.S. Postal Service, according to a report released last week by the agency's Office of Inspector General.
8 hrs ago
Why a Former Letter Carrier Says Drones Will Never Replace Postal Workers
Google, Amazon and Domino's Pizza are big fans. The FAA is feeling it out. But one person clearly not a part of "Team Drone" is Matty Rose, a 70-year-old Vietnam veteran and retired mail carrier.
8 hrs ago
Why a Mailman Is Better Than a Drone
Retired postal service worker and union officer Matty Rose is shown celebrating the 125th anniversary of the National Association of Letter Carriers in Philadelphia, July 2014.
16 hrs ago
Linn's Stamp News
USPS 2014 stamp yearbook pre-orders begin
A Circus souvenir sheet available only in the United States Postal Service's 2014 stamp yearbook will include designs similar to these two previous U.S. stamps.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Congress has created Postal Service crisis: Guest opinion
Thanks to The Oregonian for again engaging the debate about the future of the U.S. Postal Service.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
More Colorado pot seized in the mail, report says
The amount of Colorado marijuana being seized en route to other states through the U.S. mail has more than quadrupled since 2010 and was destined for more states than before, according to a new report by a federally funded drug task force.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Outstate MN cities fight postal service closings
National lawmakers have joined Minnesota mayors in the fight to keep mail processing centers in four outstate cities from closing.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Time to Bring Back Postal Banking?
Could the US Postal Service improve its financial position by becoming a bank? And could it change the financial sector for the better in the process? This idea, known as postal banking, has become increasingly main- stream over the course of 2014.
Residents affected by rural post office changes
Debbie Winchester has made a habit out of visiting the rural post office in Bryantsville nearly every morning on her way to work in Nicholasville.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Eddy County post offices cut back on hours
CARLSBAD >> Two United States Post Offices in Eddy County have cut back on the hours they are open to ship packages because of financial struggles, and more could follow in the coming year.
Huffman holds meeting to discuss Eureka mail center closure
Congressman Jared Huffman was joined by several local officials Friday at a packed town hall meeting at Eureka's Wharfinger Building to discuss what effect the closure of the city's mail processing center may have on vote-by-mail ballots, deliveries and jobs.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Smith Post Office window hours reducing
Smith Post Office window hours reducing Smith Post Office window hours reducing to six hours open on weekdays.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Oregon's post offices are saved, but what about the Postal Service? Editorial
A few years ago, the U.S. Postal Service gave Oregonians a fright when it announced a plan to shut down unprofitable post offices, most of them rural.
WNDU-TV South Bend
USPS hiring rural carriers in Michiana
If you, a family member, a neighbor, or a friend, are seeking a job, the U.S. Postal Service has news for you.
Decatur Post Office meeting to be held
The postal town meeting for Decatur has been set for 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28 in the gym of the Decatur Community Center, located on state Route 125.
Chris Walla Leaves Death Cab For Cutie, Where Do They Go Now?
Founding member Chris Walla has left the Seattle emo rockers after 17 years. What does the future hold for the fate of the band? After a whopping 17 years at the forefront of iconic alternative rock band Death Cab For Cutie , lead guitarist and producer Chris Walla has announced his departure from the group.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Deputy postmaster will make case in Portland for restructuring benefit obligations
Deputy Postmaster Ronald Stroman, fourth from right, with other dignitaries at the May unveiling of a postage stamp honoring Harvey Milk.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Battle Over Postal-Service Cuts Looms in September
The stage is being set this month for another round of argument and angst over the future of the U.S. Postal Service when Congress returns to work in September.
Target Marketing Magazine
Should Usps Continue Consolidation, Asks Usps Oig
Exactly 23 votes. That's how many subscribers to the Pushing the Envelope Blog for U.S. Postal Service Office of Inspector General cared enough to vote on whether USPS should continue with Phase 2 of its consolidation plan.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
New Richland post office to open Monday
The post office is asking customers with P.O boxes in the existing post office in the Federal Building on Jadwin Avenue to empty them this weekend, Richland Postmaster Barbara Puckett said in a notice.