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Postal Facts

What reporters and commentators are writing and saying about the Postal Service, and how NALC members and leaders are making their voices heard.


Letter carrier honored for stem cell donation (Sun This Week)

Minneapolis Branch 9 letter carrier Deb Ochetti, NALC’s 2017 Humanitarian of the Year, was among those honored as NALC’s Heroes of the Year on Oct. 4. A story about Ochetti in the Sun This Week, a publication that serves suburban Minneapolis, ran on Oct. 19.

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Postal carrier for five decades, Larry the mail guy leaves his mark in Capitol environs (Lincoln Journal Star)

Lincoln, NE Branch 8 letter carrier Larry Schultz, on the job for 51 years and counting, recently was profiled in the Lincoln Journal Star.

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Postal Service delivers at holidays (Idaho Press-Tribune)
U.S. Postal Service (Idaho State Journal)

Idaho State Association of Letter Carriers President John Paige had a letter to the editor run in two newspapers: the Idaho Press-Tribune and the Idaho State Journal, both on Oct. 17.

Click here to read the letter in the Idaho Press-Tribune.
Click here to read the letter in the Idaho State Journal.