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‘They lost him’: Postal service diverts father’s cremated remains

ZANESVILLE, Ohio (WCMH) – Angela Johnson, 51, anxiously waited for the postman for three days, but her father’s cremated remains were nowhere in sight. And then, in the afternoon, Thomas Moffet’s box of ashes arrived, his usual postman was absent. The replacement carrier allegedly carried the box upside down and dropped it on his porch. […]

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How our postal system evolved

Saleh Chafik 27 May 2022, 09:00 Last modification: May 27, 2022, 10:56 a.m. The library on the third floor of Dak Bhaban, the headquarters of the Bangladesh Postal Directorate in Agargaon, Dhaka, houses excellent books and magazines including Postalpedia, Dak Probaho, the writings of Bimal Kar, Satyajit Ray and Abanindranath Tagore. It also has a […]

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Arlington Heights father’s cremated remains lost to US Postal Service

Heartbreaking story: Arlington Heights father’s remains lost to USPS A tragic situation for an already grieving family: the US Postal Service has lost the cremated remains of their beloved father, Daniel McGuire, 63, of Arlington Heights. ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. – A tragic situation for an already grieving family: the US Postal Service has lost the […]

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The Urgent Need to Reposition the Nigerian Postal Service to Be More Competitive

The Nigerian e-commerce industry has the capacity to triple its current performance if properly managed and given the necessary attention. When this is done, it will help reposition the industry to be more competitive; activate the growth of the national economy, create businesses, jobs and attract more investment opportunities. The Nigerian Postal Service (NIPOST) is […]

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The Urgency to Reposition the Nigerian Postal Service to Be More Competitive

The Nigerian e-commerce industry has the capacity to triple its current performance if properly managed and given the necessary attention. When this is done, it will help reposition the industry to be more competitive; activate the growth of the national economy, create businesses, jobs and attract more investment opportunities. The Nigerian Postal Service (NIPOST) is […]

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US Postal Service offers more free COVID tests by mail

The US government is offering another round of free COVID-19 home test kits to every residential address in the country. Tests can be ordered online from the US Postal Service via www.covid.gov/tests. They can also be ordered by calling 800-232-0233 or via TTY at 888-720-7489 from 8 a.m. to midnight, seven days a week. Orders […]

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United States Postal Service mail collection box in Southeast Portland stolen on May 4, 2022

May 16, 2022 For immediate release Contacts: Tim Scott, Eric Sample, 503-988-VOTE (8683) or Jessica Morkert-Shibley 971-563-3735. United States Postal Service mail collection box in Southeast Portland stolen May 4, 2022: Voters who used the collection box at SE Reed College Place and SE Woodstock Boulevardafter 11:35 a.m. on May 4, should contact Multnomah County […]

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Postal Service Manager Receives Warning After 5 Employees Complain About Sexual Harassment

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG) – A Cedar Rapids post office official received a warning instead of a 14-day suspension after five different employees complained of being sexually harassed, documents show. that our KCRG-TV9 i9 investigation team received via an open case request. It appears the manager was fired months later after other incidents occurred. A […]

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US Postal Service losses rise dramatically

9 May 2022 Transport/logistics services The US Postal Service reported a GAAP net loss of US$639m (£520.57m) in the second quarter to March 31 of the financial year. That’s significantly more than the $82 million loss in the second quarter of 2020-21. The postal operator is undergoing a series of reforms that include modifying health […]

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US Postal Service CFO: We remain on track

the US Postal Service announced its financial results for the second quarter of its fiscal year 2022 (January 1, 2022 – March 31, 2022), reporting an adjusted loss of approximately $1.7 billion for the quarter, essentially flat with the same quarter last year. The adjusted loss excludes non-cash adjustments to workers’ compensation for the impacts […]

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DeJoy: Postal Service customers better get used to ‘uncomfortable’ rate hikes

WASHINGTON — Americans should get used to “uncomfortable” increases in postage rates in the coming years as the U.S. Postal Service seeks to become self-sufficient, Postmaster General Louis DeJoy said Thursday. The Postal Service Board of Governors sets postage rates, but DeJoy said he would advocate for higher prices until “we have achieved our goal […]

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Illinois joins lawsuit to force US Postal Service delivery fleet to go electric | Chicago News

Illinois, 15 other states and environmental activists are suing the US Postal Service over its plan to buy thousands of gas-powered trucks for its delivery fleet. The lawsuits claim the Postal Service’s environmental review had major flaws and are pushing the agency to adopt electric delivery trucks. The federal lawsuit Illinois joined was filed late […]