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Mail Moments of Nostalgia and Networking

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Left: Elena Heer (L), daughter of Guernsey, WY, Clerk Jane Heer and Guernsey Postmaster Curt Artery saddled up under the light of a full moon during a recent Pony Express ride reenactment. Right: Author Laura Vanderkam uses personalized stationery when keeping in touch with friends and contacts.

Get a behind the scenes peek of a Pony Express ride reenactment on this episode of Your Postal Podcast.

You'll also hear from the author of a recent Fast Company article on how to network with others.through the mail.

Click here to read a transcript of this podcast.

You can also listen to this podcast on your mobile device at YourPostalPodcast.com/mobile

Please send feedback and story ideas to YourPostalPodcast@usps.com. Thanks for listening!
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Mail Moments of Nostalgia and Networking - Transcript

Transcript for September 2016 podcast.

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Take Me Out to the Mailbox

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The Baseball Seams Co. Owner Nathan Rueckert (left photo) creates works of art using the dreams of used baseballs. Sioux Falls, SD, City Carrier Don Shea (right photo) picks up a shipment of Rueckert's framed artwork for delivery to his customers across the country.

The grand American traditions of nostalgia, baseball and Priority Mail come together for the latest edition of Your Postal Podcast. You'll also hear about the new Forever Stamps honoring our National Parks' 100th Anniversary in our regular news roundup segment.
Click here to read a transcript of this podcast.
You can also listen to podcast on your mobile device at YourPostalPodcast.com/mobile.
Please send feedback and story ideas to Yourpostalpodcast@usps.com. Thanks for listening!
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Postal Pride and Heartfelt Letters Highlight January Podcast

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Left: Gina Mulligan of Folsom, CA, founded 'Girls Love Mail' so that letters of encouragement go to women diagnosed with breast cancer. Right: Retail Associate Deanna Eliason loves providing outstanding service to customers at her Post Office in Marsing, ID.

This edition of Your Postal Podcast showcases employees sharing why they love their jobs. You'll also hear a California woman's inspirational story offering heartfelt messages to thousands of other cancer survivors sparked by a message she received from a total stranger. The podcast closes with a roundup of recent Postal Service news. 

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You can also access Your Postal Podcast on your mobile device at YourPostalPodcast.com/mobile
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Postal Pride and Heartfelt Letters Highlight January Podcast - Transcript

Transcript for January 2016 Podcast

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Coping With the Cold and Introducing Cool New Technology

Posted in , USPS, Postal Service, Clerk, postal news, postal, post office, mail, Delivery, postal carriers, technology by yourpostalpodcast on January 22nd, 2014

Fairbanks, AK City Carrier James Bratten is layered up for delivery in one of the coldest climates in the nation. Pictured at right, Postal Support Assistant Denise Cardelli serves a customer in the lobby of the Litchfield Park, AZ Post Office using the new Mobile Point of Service device.

 

In this edition you’ll discover why a carrier in Fairbanks, AK takes cold showers in the morning to stay warm despite sub-zero temperatures.

Plus, the podcast will introduce you to a cool new device that’s improving customer service in some Arizona Post Offices.

And, you’ll get a roundup of the latest postal news and learn how you can enter to win a set of Latin Music Legends Commemorative Prints and Forever Stamps.

You can read a transcript of this show here.

 

Listen to Your Postal Podcast on your mobile device at YourPostalPodcast.com/mobile.

 

Thanks for listening -- and don't forget to visit Your Postal Blog for all things postal.

 

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Saving lives, straddling borders

Posted in Uncategorized, USPS, Postal Service, Letter Carrier, Clerk, postal news, postal, post office, hero, mail, Teaxarkana, Portland by yourpostalpodcast on October 10th, 2012

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Photos: Portland, OR, City Carrier Jeff Brosy found a customer in desperate need of help while making his rounds this summer. The Texarkana Post Office, which literally straddles the state border between Texas and Arkansas, as marked by a sign at its entrance (inset).

Traditions of heroics and customer service in every American community are well represented in October's Your Postal Podcast stories.

First, you'll hear about a new Portland, OR, letter carrier whose quick actions helped save the life of a customer.

Next you'll hear a tale of two cities -- and two states -- which get outstanding mail service from one Post Office that could be excused for having a split personality.

There's also a roundup of postal news, plus details on how you can enter to win collectible stamp items.

For a transcript of this podcast click here.

Thanks for listening -- and don't forget to visit Your Postal Blog for daily updates on all things postal.

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Saving lives, straddling borders — Transcript

Posted in Uncategorized, USPS, Postal Service, Letter Carrier, Clerk, postal news, postal, post office, hero, Teaxarkana, Portland by yourpostalpodcast on October 10th, 2012

Click here for a transcript of the October 2012 edition of Your Postal Podcast.

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The grand highs and lows of mail delivery

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Photos (top): A mule is packed with food and other goods for delivery to inhabitants of the Supai, AZ, village at the bottom of the Grand Canyon. Bottom: Leadville, CO, City Carrier Leonard Ortega delivers mail from the Post Office at the highest elevation in the United States.

Go to extremes with this month's edition of Your Postal Podcast, on a whirlwind trip that starts at the Grand Canyon and then travels to the highest and lowest Post Offices in our nation.

We'll also introduce you to new USPS greeting cards designed specifically for sending a salute to everyday heroes. You'll also learn how you can enter to win a free set of Bonsai notecards and stamps.

For a transcript of this podcast click here.

Thanks for listening -- and don't forget to visit Your Postal Blog for daily updates on all things postal.

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The grand highs and lows of mail delivery — transcript

Click here for a transcript of the September 2012 edition of Your Postal Podcast.

To submit a story idea click on comments link below.

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