HONOLULU (KHON2) – An Oahu woman is counting her blessings after a phone scam nearly cost her $5,000. Continue reading
HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — Neighbors in northwest Harris County might be waiting for mail for a while after a USPS mail truck was found engulfed in flames. Continue reading
A United States Postal Service worker was rescued by fire crews in Ames after the carrier truck was overcome by flood waters Thursday afternoon, according to a tweet by the Ames Tribune.
Emergency responders paddled a raft to rescue the employee and a range of packages at the Grand Avenue overpass, as seen in a video captured by the Ames Tribune.
Fire crews rescue a caught Post Office worker and the mail in the flooded Grand Avenue overpass pic.twitter.com/lIwljt7wX8
— Ames Trib News (@AmesTribNews) June 14, 2018
For nearly a week now, an Azle man hasn’t had any mail delivered to his home and he wanted to know why.
Turns out the post office thinks his house is too dangerous to deliver to.
Now he’s ready to fight. It’s been a frustrating walk to the mailbox for the past week. “No mail,” said Glenda Matlock. “No mail again,” added her husband Johnny Wayne Matlock.
No mail since a new postal delivery driver popped a tire when she pulled onto the grass and hit the Matlocks’ “sprinkler protection system.”
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — U.S. Postal inspectors say they need your help tracking down a thief who was caught on camera stealing hundreds of pieces of mail. Continue reading
CHICAGO (CBS) — All the zip codes in Chicago start with 606. As a date, that would be June 6th.
On the northwest side, one of the zip codes is 60618.
That lines up with the date and year.
So the folks at the Daniel Doffyn Post Office are celebrating this quirk of the calendar with Zip Code Day.
A special postmark, stamped by hand in the 60618 on Wednesday, complete with Mr. Zip, a cartoon character dating back to the 1960s.
“If we didn’t have no zip code there would be no system,” said Martin Allen Jones, who’s been delivering mail for almost 35 years. The past 30 years in the 60618 zip code.
YONKERS – About $660,000 has been stolen from 85 victims of mail theft in Yonkers, reflecting a widespread problem that city officials are growing increasingly frustrated with. Continue reading
YONKERS, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — The mayor of Yonkers will be calling on the U.S. Postal Service to provide more security after police say mail was stolen from postal mailboxes around the city. Continue reading
CONGERS -Turn To Tara has obtained exclusive video that captures another Hudson Valley postal worker not following protocol on the job. Continue reading