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Minneapolis Mail Carrier Attacked by Dog
Vote on STOP act: Give U.S. Postal Service tools to track fentanyl
Thieves smash their way into mail truck
USPS OIG: Opioid Safety Preparedness
A Brief History: 100 Years of U.S. Military Mail Services
The list: 5 facts about Alexander Hamilton
Postal customers embrace the new PS Form 3849
First Scratch-and-Sniff Stamps Debut June 20
Coachella man convicted of stealing postal truck after mail carrier intervened in assault
Introducing Hub by Amazon—Amazon’s Latest Offering to Make Apartment Deliveries Easier
NRLCA: Administration Releases Proposal to Privatize USPS
On June 21, 2018, the Administration released a wide-ranging proposal to overhaul the federal government. Included in the government overhaul ...
Big Brother is watching you
Hearing news of a new tool corporate is using (supposedly) in every district. It reports (by office) every time a ...
More Rural Carrier Heroes – We are always there
Pamela Parrish, Ashford, AL Rural Carrier Associate Pamela Parrish was recently delivering mail in Ashford, AL, when she noticed smoke ...
Contract negotiations – Very brief update
New EMA Rate – Increase of 3.0¢ -Effective July 7, 2018 (Pay Period 15-2018)
On June 12, 2018, the Bureau of Labor Statistics released the May 2018 Consumer Price Index for Urban Wage Earners ...
Compensation for rural carriers required to use satchels
Important Information Regarding the Rural Route Evaluated Compensation System (RRECS)
The engineering panel chaired by Dr. Louis Martin-Vega has shared with the parties most but not all of its final ...
Rural carrier, age 80, to hang up mailbag
Frances Higgs, a rural carrier who has delivered mail for the Superior, MT, Post Office for almost 40 years, will ...
MDD Text messages – Severe safety issues only
Being required to carry satchels
Rural Carrier Heroes – Saving the day
Danny Turner, Tompkinsville, KY Rural Carrier Associate Danny Turner was recently delivering mail in Tompkinsville, KY, when he discovered a ...
Postal Service, National Rural Letter Carriers’ Association Continue Negotiations
The United States Postal Service and the National Rural Letter Carriers’ Association (NRLCA) have agreed to extend contract negotiations on ...
Rural Carrier Heroes: Doing it the rural carrier way
Shannon Santos, Charlotte, NC Charlotte, NC, Rural Carrier Shannon Santos was recently delivering a package to a customer’s home when ...
In Rural America, the Postal Service Is Already Collapsing
As a late-season snow began to fall, Jessica, a mail carrier for the United States Postal Service, sped down a ...
Texas Rural Carrier killed after being struck by 18 wheeler
MAJOR WRECK -- Dorothy Truelock, a USPS mail courier, was stopped on the improved shoulder of US Hwy 79 just ...
Everyday Rural Carrier Heroes
Patricia Dorr, Westport, NY Five dogs and a cat were given a new lease on life recently when an alert ...
NRLCA Statement on Trump’s postal task force
On April 12th, President Trump signed an Executive Order creating a Task Force on the United States Postal Service. The ...
Step 4 Settlement on Bypassing RCAs to Avoid Overtime
This case involves management bypassing an RCA to work on a route that is not the primary assignment when scheduling ...
More Rural Carrier heroes
Suzanne Mates, Ithaca, MI Rural Carrier Suzanne Mates was recently delivering mail on a harsh winter day in Ithaca, MI, ...
Ruralinfo.net is celebrating 11 years of bringing news and information to rural carriers.
I couldn’t be more thankful for the amazing community we have built on Ruralinfo.net. Every time you invest a single ...
NRLCA: EEOC Reaches Final Decision in National Reassessment Program Class Action Lawsuit
Affected Carriers May File Claims for Relief On March 9, 2018, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) issued a final ...
NRLCA to be a National partner in the Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive
President Dwyer’s Opening Statement for 2018 USPS/NRLCA Contract Negotiations
While today is not the time for specifics, we want you to know that any new contract should have appropriate ...