Top postalnews.com stories of the week September 24-30

  1. Des Moines post office scam leads to postmaster’s firing 
  2. Mississippi letter carrier pepper sprays dogs repeatedly while dropping off package 
  3. California man worked for USPS 6 months, then filed fraudulent comp claim 
  4. USPS contractor sentenced to three years probation, ordered to pay $1,154 in restitution for drug thefts 
  5. Rare Occurrence: Riverside CA ZIP Code To Match Today’s Date 
  6. Racist fliers found inside Maryland post office 
  7. Texas postal worker retires after 44 years of service 
  8. Mail carrier stops runaway vehicle after driver passes out 
  9. Heap of stolen mail gets left in Albuquerque street 
  10. California Postal Worker Gets 72 Months In Prison For Drug Trafficking And Money Laundering 

Top postalnews.com stories of the week September 17-23

  1. Postal worker and mother of two vanishes in North Houston 
  2. What you need to know about a change of address scam that’s hitting Ohio 
  3. Hiring spree: Postal Service looking for year-round help in Colorado 
  4. UPS First Commercial Customer In U.S. To Use New Daimler Electric Delivery Truck 
  5. FedEx to hike rates 4.9% 
  6. Kansas Mail Carrier Sentenced For Stealing Gift Cards from Mail 
  7. LLV Fire in North Carolina 
  8. Rural carrier helps rescue man stuck in tractor 
  9. Men facing charges for breaking in to PO boxes across Las Vegas 
  10. Mail carrier stops runaway vehicle after driver passes out 

Top postalnews.com stories of the week September 3-9

  1. TSP: Help for Hurricane Harvey Victims  
  2. USPS suspends operations in Puerto Rico as Irma approaches 
  3. Postal worker injured by explosion in East Chicago post office, officials say 
  4. Postal worker shooting highlights dangers for mail carriers 
  5. USPS Temporarily Adjusts Operations Due to Impacts of Hurricane Harvey 
  6. Change of address scam hits Cincinnati couple 
  7. Schumer asks USPS: Where’s Larchmont’s mail? 
  8. Former mailman sentenced to 2 years probation for dumping 15K pieces of mail in DC sewers 
  9. Indiana: Neighbors upset USPS will only deliver to one side of newly reconstructed street 
  10. Mother of injured Charlotte mail carrier: ‘Why did they shoot him?’ 

Top postalnews.com stories of the week August 27-September 2

  1. Sixteen Atlanta postal workers charged with accepting bribes to deliver cocaine 
  2. USPS Temporarily Adjusts Operations Due to Impacts of Hurricane Harvey 
  3. Postal worker shooting highlights dangers for mail carriers 
  4. Woman is now receiving her mail after 2-month battle with USPS thanks to TV reporter 
  5. USPS on high alert as Tennessee couple attempts to buy fraudulent money orders 
  6. Montana postal worker convicted of workers comp fraud 
  7. Mother of injured Charlotte mail carrier: ‘Why did they shoot him?’ 
  8. Wisconsin postal worker charged with mail theft 
  9. Davenport neighborhood stops receiving mail due to neighbor’s dogs 
  10. Alabama Postal Clerk Indicted for Using Money Order Sales to Steal Postal Funds 

Top postalnews.com stories of the week August 6-12

  1. NALC contract ratified 
  2. USPS posts FY2017 3rd quarter results 
  3. Postal worker caught on camera tossing packages in Edmond neighborhood 
  4. USPS considers new safety protocol for drivers in Oregon 
  5. Bell and Howell Sells its Mail-Sorting Business to Fluence Automation 
  6. Idaho Postal Worker Indicted for Mail Theft 
  7. USPS apologizes, promises to correct Richmond area mail delivery issues 
  8. Jamaican Drug Dealer Sentenced For Bribing Buffalo Letter Carrier 
  9. Woman caught on camera stealing packages off Missouri family’s front porch 
  10. USPS CFO responds to Wall Street Journal article 

Top postalnews.com stories of the week July 23-29

  1. NAPS calls USPS early out rumors “fake news” 
  2. Carrier trapped in vehicle after being struck by car going 100 mph 
  3. Court refuses to block count of NALC contract ratification ballots 
  4. GAO: Key Considerations for Potential Changes to USPS’s Monopolies 
  5. Massachusetts Postmaster Sentenced for Embezzlement 
  6. NALC: House committee spending blueprint targets USPS for “massive cuts” 
  7. Handle with care? Home surveillance camera captures mail carrier tossing package in driveway 
  8. Mail carrier accused of knocking down fence in W. Houston neighborhood 
  9. Letter carrier among 17 arrested on drug charges in Connecticut 
  10. Winfield neighbors give a surprise send-off for retiring mailman