U.S. Postal Service Reducing Retail Service Hours in WV Rural Community Post Offices

(July 16, 2014) BUCKHANNON, WV – Residents in rural communities in Upshur County may face a problem when it comes to doing business with the United States Postal Service. Residents have given their feedback to the postal service, but they feel the decision has already been made. Lorentz is one of many small communities in Upshur…

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USPS: No FEAR Act training reminder – Completion deadline is July 31

All employees must complete the Postal Service’s anti-discrimination training course by Thursday, July 31. The Notification and Federal Employee Anti-discrimination and Retaliation Act of 2002 (No FEAR Act) course will help employees recognize unlawful harassment in federal workplaces. The course, which is available in the Learning Management System (LMS), takes about 30 minutes to complete. …

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Postal Service Cuts Hours At Wildwood, GA Post Office

(July 16, 2014) Approximately two dozen people were in attendance at a meeting last week at the Wildwood Post Office to hear how the U.S. Postal Service’s “POST” plan would effect operating hours and services offered. The Postal Service’s POST plan is designed to make sure America’s communities continue to have access to products and…

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U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan makes late pitch to save Duluth postal center

U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan said Tuesday that U.S. Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe has agreed to personally review the decision to close the Duluth mail processing facility. Nolan, DFL-Crosby, said he spoke to Donahoe on Friday and that the postmaster agreed to review the Duluth case. The Postal Service announced recently that it would close the…

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USPS moves ahead with plan to end mail processing in Grenada, MS

No Grenadian should lose their job, officials say, even as the United States Post Office plans to close processing operations in the Lake City next year. Processing personnel should be offered other jobs, perhaps in other locations, once the downsizing takes effect in 2015, said a spokesperson for the postal service. The USPS announced in…

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Netflix already stopped mailing DVDs on Saturdays, but you probably didn’t notice

The USPS may not have gone forward with its plans to kill Saturday mail delivery, but Netflix isn’t waiting. A few customers have noticed it’s no longer processing shipments on Saturdays, opting for a five day schedule instead. Company spokesman Joris Evers tells Engadget that it’s been transitioning in that direction over the past year…

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USPS Cutting Hours at Rockingham Post Offices

(July 15, 2014) ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, Va. (WHSV)– The U.S. Postal Service is thinking about shortening the hours for few post offices. When people living in Criders showed up to their post office Tuesday, they were given pamphlets with information on how much the building is actually being used. It’s not the only place in the…

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