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Why higher USPS rates are here to stay - Comments (Count)
USPS: It's Up to Mailers to Comply With State Laws on Abortion Pills - Comments (Count)
Beloved USPS Mail Carrier to Retire After 40 Years - Comments (Count)
Some Commonwealth Park residents have not received their mail - Comments (Count)
Postal worker grazed by bullet near Merrill Street - Comments (Count)
Customers offer love letters as treasured White Bear Lake mail carrier retires - Comments (Count)
USPS seeing more thefts of outgoing mail - Comments (Count)
Supreme Court rejects challenge to higher USPS rates, but regulator review ongoing - Comments (Count)
Postal Service handed out employee awards of $76.8 million between Oct. 2017 and Sept. 2021 - Comments (Count)
Former St. Louis postal union president gets probation for $80,000 embezzlement - Comments (Count)
Tip leads to massive discovery of 11,000 misappropriated USPS pallets - Comments (Count)
After Roe, it's more important than ever to help the post office - Comments (Count)
Maine residents still running into issues getting mail - Comments (Count)
Houlton's New Postmaster is Eager for the Challenge - Comments (Count)
The Postal Service is Already One of the US's Main Abortion Providers - Comments (Count)
How Feds Can Seize USPS Priority Mail Express Packages - Comments (Count)
USPS Syncs Service Levels for Package Delivery - Comments (Count)
Postal employee resigns after discarding partisan political mail - Comments (Count)
Royal Mail offers to check up on vulnerable people - Comments (Count)
Excuses fall flat as Postal Service seizes political masks - Comments (Count)
Seattle and Other Cities Are Hiring Career City Carriers Directly Off the Street - Comments (Count)
Overseas retirees left guessing on cuts to US Military mail - Comments (Count)
Bit him up pretty good: Pit bull attacks mail carrier in Des Moines - Comments (Count)
USPS Focus on Improving Delivery With New Standards - Comments (Count)
Westby welcomes Heidi Eckert as new postmaster - Comments (Count)
Chicago: Six current, former USPS employees accused of collecting fraudulent unemployment benefits, business loans - Comments (Count)
USPS holds job fairs as 23% of its workers can now retire - Comments (Count)
New hope for survival of Coram Post Office - Comments (Count)
Anschutz sworn in as new postmaster in Egg Harbor - Comments (Count)
$50,000 reward offered for information on robberies of USPS mail carriers in Birmingham | Three robbed in five days - Comments (Count)
Retiring postmaster will miss friends in Willernie - Comments (Count)
Haunting uniform clue in case of missing Chicago postal worker - Comments (Count)
New addition to list of living people on U.S. stamps - Comments (Count)
Fentanyl shipped through USPS, hidden in cat litter - Comments (Count)
Man holds Sherrodsville postal worker at gunpoint - Comments (Count)
First day of issue details for Buzz Lightyear forever stamps - Comments (Count)
Boston: Postal worker grazed by a bullet in Dorchester - Comments (Count)
Chicago: USPS truck spills cartons of mail onto the street and drives away - Comments (Count)
Postal workers across UK set to take strike action this summer - Comments (Count)
USPS Appoints Billingsley as New Director for Cyber Engineering - Comments (Count)
Video of Rapids postal worker goes viral - Comments (Count)
Amazon drones are coming to town. Some locals want to shoot them - Comments (Count)
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Regulator Warns That More Elements of DeJoy's Plan for USPS Are Disruptive and Unrealistic
6.09.2022 - reports: "USPS should go back to the drawing board to ensure it has taken customer input into account and relied upon reasonable assumptions as it seeks to ensure faster delivery for items sent through its Retail Ground and Parcel Ground Select offerings, the Postal Regulatory Commission said in its advisory opinion." - Advisory Opinion (PDF) - Comments (Count)
DeJoy outlines USPS plans to close, consolidate facilities across its delivery network
5.18.2022 - Federal News Network reports: "DeJoy said USPS will consolidate network operations into Sort and Delivery Centers, with enough space, docks and mail processing equipment to operate more efficiently than what its current infrastructure can provide. "We will place large carrier operations inside our mail processing plants, dramatically reducing transportation, reducing mail handlings, increasing reliability, and decreasing time to delivery," DeJoy said." - DeJoy Outlines Drastic USPS Network Overhaul - GovExec: USPS Plans to Close More Facilities and Repurpose Those That Remain - Comments (Count)
USPS Reports Second Quarter FY 2022 Results
5.05.2022 - USPS reports: "The U.S. Postal Service today announced its financial results for the second quarter of its fiscal year 2022, reporting an adjusted loss of approximately $1.7 billion for the quarter, essentially flat compared to the same quarter last year. Adjusted loss excludes non-cash workers' compensation adjustments for the impacts of actuarial revaluation and discount rate changes, which are outside of management's control. On a U.S. generally accepted accounting principles ("GAAP") basis, the Postal Service had a net loss of $639 million for the quarter, compared to a net loss of $82 million for the same quarter last year." - NALC Statement - Comments (Count)
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