Monday, November 30, 2015

Postal Service does right by Black Eagle man

Postal Service does right by Black Eagle man

"... Which brings us to Steve Barton of Black Eagle. Barton stopped by the Tribune to show me an envelope the Postal Service delivered to his address, labeled Grandma and Grandpa, but without a stamp. The letter came from his school-age granddaughter, Rebecca Scholl of Jacksonville, Fl ..."   

Reference: www.greatfallstribune.com

Sunday, November 29, 2015

Post office opening mailing service center near airport

Post office opening mailing service center near airport

"... The U.S. Postal Service will kick off the holiday season by re-opening its express shipping and mailing service center on Monday at the Main Post Office near the Honolulu airport ..."   

Reference: khon2.com

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Snail mail: How Northlanders are forced to adjust to Postal Service slower delivery standards

Snail mail: How Northlanders are adjusting to Postal Service delays

"...Benson's papers, which are delivered by the US Postal Service, face delayed delivery times and pushed up deadlines which he says have cost him subscribers. "The Floodwood Forum has always been a Thursday paper, but because we can't get to the post office in time, it now has become a Friday paper and that affects not only our subscribers, but our advertisers," he said ...Nolan is leading a charge to stop what he calls "a plan doing away with overnight mail service." "We're replacing overnight service with 3, 4, 5 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 day service. That's not good for business," Rep. Nolan said ..."   

Reference: www.northlandsnewscenter.com

Friday, November 6, 2015

APWU Files Unfair Labor Practice Charge in Response to ‘Stay Survey’

APWU Files Unfair Labor Practice Charge in Response to ‘Stay Survey’

"... The APWU is discouraging Postal Support Employees (PSEs) from participating. Management is likely to use the results of the survey against union members in arbitration over the contract, Industrial Relations Director Tony D. McKinnon explained. The union also objects to the Postal Pulse survey, which is aimed at the entire workforce. The NLRB has ruled that employers may not “‘attempt to erode a union’s bargaining position by engaging in a direct effort to determine employee sentiment rather than discuss such matters solely with the union.” ..."   

Reference: www.apwu.org