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Former USPS Worker Joins Carrier Hall Of Shame With Mail Hoard Dating Back To 2000

We’ve all had a hard time keeping up at work at some point, maybe you get overwhelmed and things just pile up. But one former U.S. 633 more words

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On this Day in History

On this Day in History in 1792: US postal service created, postage 6-12 cents depending on distance.

Austinville, Virginia 24312

From 1772-1776 the site of Austinville was the home to the now extinct Virginia county known as Fincastle. Fincastle County was created in 1772 and strtched from Botetourt County, Virginia all the way to the Mississippi River, including all of present day Kentucky. 27 more words


National Thank A Mail Carrier Day Today, February 4

In the United States we get free mail delivery six days a week.   Almost everyone is entitled to free mail delivery to their house.   Our mail delivery person comes to our front door and puts the mail in the mailbox attached to the front of our house.   127 more words

Some good news for the U.S. Postal Service for a change ...

The U.S. Postal Service has just implemented a price adjustment on first class letter mail – the first rate increase in quite a few years. Some other pricing adjustments have been implemented as well, but on the whole they are modest. 366 more words


New Postage Rate!

Don’t forget this Sunday January 22nd the postage rates have increased! New stamp rate is $.49. Other rates for various priority and first class mail services are available to view via the US Postal site here.

Bob Hansen