Postal workers who recall packages and letters piled up in distribution hubs a year ago are gearing up for another holiday crush.
Postal workers who recall packages and letters piled up in distribution hubs a year ago are gearing up for another holiday crush. The United S…
The new slowdowns will impact delivery times and increase pricing for delivery. Source by: Stringr
PennyGem’s Elizabeth Keatinge tells us why mail service may slow down in October.
The comments come as Democrats are at odds over how to approach DeJoy.
"I've been in postal for 35 years, I've never seen what I'm seeing."
If you're still ordering gifts for loved ones or sending items to them through the mail, you should probably do it soon.
The Montana Supreme Court has stayed a lower court's order requiring any ballot with an Election Day postmark to be counted.
The United States Postal Service had planned to distribute 650 million face coverings for the Trump administration in April to help curb the spread of the coronavirus, according to newly obtained internal documents reviewed by CNN.
Helena union president DeDe Rhodes described the turmoil surrounding the Postal Service as frustrating, but that workers in Helena have continued to pull overtime and mail has not backed up. She was confident of their ability to handle mailed ballots.
Unmasked employees in Missoula's post offices sarcastically coughed in the faces of masked employees, according to complaints released by the health department.
Shoring up postal service: Voting 257-150, the House on Saturday passed a bill (HR 8015) that would prohibit the U.S. Postal Service from reducing service below levels in effect at the start of the year and require it to treat official election envelopes as first-class mail in this fall’s balloting. In addition, the bill would provide $25 billion requested by the postal service for coping with the coronavirus outbreak in the budget year starting Oct. 1. Until the pandemic has run its course, the bill would prohibit the USPS from delaying deliveries or increasing the backlog of undelivered mail; closing or consolidating any post office or reducing its business hours; denying overtime pay to USPS employees, or watering down measurements of whether service standards are being achieved.
ARLEE — Several dozen people lined the sidewalks along the stretch of Highway 93 that cuts through the Alree business loop on Saturday protesting the dismantling of post offices around the country.
More details about the dismantling of the Postal Service mail sorting machines in Montana emerged Thursday, and a former top USPS official said the Trump administration was attempting to “politicize the Postal Service,” with Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin leading the effort.
ATLANTIC CITY — Local leaders gathered outside the U.S. Post Office on Atlantic Avenue on Thursday afternoon and urged universal support for the beleaguered Postal Service ahead of an Election Day where millions of Americans will be casting their votes by mail.
The U.S. Postal Service is returning 14 neighborhood letter drop boxes that were uprooted across Montana until public outcry about potential harm to Montana’s mail ballot general election halted the practice.
Postmaster General Louis DeJoy announced Tuesday he would “suspend” his initiatives until after the election “to avoid even the appearance of impact on election mail.”
The U.S. Postal Service has stopped removing mail drop boxes across Montana after letter carriers and the state’s congressional delegation responded with alarm.
Plans to remove several blue Postal Service drop boxes across Montana are adding to concerns about cuts to the U.S. mail services.
Mail-slowing moves by new Postmaster General Louis DeJoy raise concerns in states like Montana, where an all-mail ballot general election is likely.
Montanans are receiving unsolicited packages of seeds that appear to be from China. The Montana Department of Agriculture is urging residents not to open or plant the potentially invasive seeds.
The U.S. Postal Service confirmed Wednesday that two of its employees in Billings recently tested positive for COVID-19.