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Royal Oak Postman Honored For Giving Final Wish

A Royal Oak postal carrier has received a Humanitarian of the Year award for his efforts to grant a final wish of a dying friend he met on his route.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/27/2013

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USPS Backs Off Plan To End Saturday Mail Service

The financially strapped Postal Service backpedaled on its plan to end Saturday mail delivery, conceding Wednesday that its gamble to compel congressional approval had failed.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/10/2013

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Postal Worker Retires After 44 Perfect Years, 11,000 Days

Deborah Ford, 64, retired this week after logging 44 years of service without having taken a single sick day.

CBS Detroit–01/24/2013

Bribery Trial Involving Mail Truck Repairs Starts

A federal jury in Detroit has heard opening statements in a bribery trial involving the repair of mail trucks in southeastern Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/07/2012


62 Mich. Post Offices Could Close After Study

Ten post offices in Detroit along with post offices in Ferndale, Highland Park and Pontiac are on a study list as the U.S. Postal Service looks to close offices across the country.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/26/2011

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Local US Postal Worker Stays Cool In Heat Wave

Wearing her cape of towels, superhero Mail Carrier Tracy braves the heat and humidity to deliver letters.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/23/2011

5 Postal Employees Indicted In Corruption Probe

Federal prosecutors in Detroit say a contractor provided cash, tickets to major sporting events and prostitutes in exchange for repairing Postal Service vehicles.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/12/2011

Postal Carriers Mourn Coworker Who Fell Through Porch

Crisis counselors are on hand for postal workers in Dundee, one day after a popular mail carrier died on the job.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/09/2011

Post Office Marks New First-Class Stamps ‘Forever’

Postal patron Sean Swilling is tired of the inconvenience that comes with every change in the price of mailing a letter. That makes him just the type of customer the U.S. Postal Service wants to […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/29/2010

Postal Workers Rally Against Delivery Cuts

Hundreds of U.S. Postal workers rallied near Campus Martius in Detroit Tuesday in opposition to the planned elimination of Saturday mail deliver