Rural






Meet the latest rural carrier heroes

Meet the Heroes RCA James Wentworth  Stickney, SD Rural Carrier Associate James Wentworth was delivering mail in Stickney, SD, in June when he saw an older customer lying beside a gravel road, waving for help. Read more RCA Elizabeth Ridge…






Rural Carrier dies due to injuries from accident on route

UPDATE: Rural Carrier Shelly Andress died due to injuries Two people were seriously injured in a crash that shut down Route 42 for nearly 51/2 hours Saturday afternoon, police say. Mail carrier Shelly Andress, 58, Millville, was crossing the intersection…



NRLCA – Contact Congress Now!

Your help is needed! Next Wednesday, February 5, the House will vote on the USPS Fairness Act (H.R. 2382). We urge you to contact your representative and ask them to vote in favor of this landmark bill that will end…


This is rural relief carrier appreciation week.

The delegates at the 114th National Convention in Grand Rapids, MI passed a binding resolution stating, “That a week during the year be designated as Relief Carrier Appreciation Week.” The NRLCA National Board has designated the first full week in…