USPS National and Indiana News

News from USPS National and USPS Indiana region.
06/10/2021 14:26
WASHINGTON, DC — The U.S. Postal Service provided new service performance data today for the week of May 29 through June 4, 2021. During the seven-day period, First-Class Mail and Periodicals experienced positive improvement in service delivery, while Marketing Mail saw a slight decline. Notably, First-Class Mail service performance reached nearly 90 percent during the weekly reporting period.
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06/10/2021 09:33
INDIANAPOLIS, IN — The U.S. Postal Service today celebrates the art of Emilio Sanchez (1921-1999) on the centennial of his birth with four new stamps featuring his colorful architectural lithographs and paintings. The pane of 20 stamps showcases Sanchez’s architectural works: “Los Toldos”(1973), “Ty’s Place”(1976), “En el Souk”(1972) and “Untitled (Ventanita entreabierta)”(1981). It may be purchased at usps.com/sanchezstamp.
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06/10/2021 09:03
WASHINGTON, DC — More than 5,800 postal employees were attacked by dogs in the United States in 2020. From nips and bites to vicious attacks, aggressive dog behavior poses a serious threat to postal employees and the general public.
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06/03/2021 15:13
WASHINGTON, DC — The United States Postal Service announced today improved deliveries of First-Class Mail, Marketing Mail and Periodicals since the second quarter as its operations continue to recover from challenges experienced during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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06/03/2021 14:10
INDIANAPOLIS, IN — The U.S. Postal Service issued the Go For Broke: Japanese American Soldiers of WWII stamp today.
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06/03/2021 10:51
WASHINGTON DC — The U.S. Postal Service issued the Go For Broke: Japanese American Soldiers of WWII stamp today. This commemorative Forever stamp honors the second-generation Japanese Americans, also known as nisei, that formed one of the most distinguished American fighting units of World War II: the all-Japanese American 100th Infantry Battalion/442nd Regimental Combat Team, whose motto was “Go for Broke.”
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06/02/2021 16:37
WASHINGTON, DC — The U.S. Postal Service recognized Postal Customer Councils (PCCs) throughout the nation for their outstanding achievement and innovation during the unique challenges of the past year. Winners of the 2021 PCC Leadership awards were announced during a virtual event held yesterday.
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06/01/2021 15:45
INDIANAPOLIS, IN — A mallard duck is featured on the newest U.S. Postal Service stamped card, available today. The card features a drake in his breeding plumage.
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05/25/2021 16:14
INDIANAPOLIS, IN – The Postal Service reminds customers that Post Offices will be closed for retail transactions on Monday, May 31, 2021 to observe Memorial Day.
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05/17/2021 15:41
INDIANAPOLIS, IN — Heritage breeds of livestock are pre-industrial farm animals whose unusual appearances and remarkable qualities take us back to our nation’s agrarian roots — and may show the way to a more sustainable future. Their value as agricultural and cultural resources was honored by the U.S. Postal Service on stamps dedicated today at a ceremony at George Washington’s Mount Vernon in Virginia.
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