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Video: Lansing postman, 80, has faithfully delivered his route for 56 years

When Richard Dawson started delivering mail in Lansing, Michigan State had just graduated from college to university status.

Remarkably, Dawson has faithfully been completing his appointed rounds for more than 56 years, having celebrated marking his 80th birthday Nov. 12. He’s been walking his latest downtown route for about 30 years, dispensing letters, packages and pleasantries in the shadow of the state Capitol.

Read more: Mark Mayes: Lansing postman, 80, has faithfully delivered his route for 56 years | Lansing State Journal | lansingstatejournal.com.

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