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Today in History

Aug. 18, 2021 00:03 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Wednesday, Aug. 18, the 230th day of 2021. There are 135 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On August 18, 1894, Congress established the Bureau of Immigration. On...

W.Va. letter carrier receives Postmaster General Hero Award

Jul. 22, 2021 17:34 PM EDT

BLUEFIELD, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia letter carrier’s concern for a customer led to police finding the woman dead inside her home — and earned him recognition from the U.S. Postmaster General. Robert Williams was presented the Postmaster General Hero Award at...

Editorial Roundup: North Carolina

Jul. 14, 2021 13:35 PM EDT

Greensboro News & Record. July 8, 2021. Editorial: UNC-Chapel Hill loses Hannah-Jones and more The loss of Nikole Hannah-Jones by the UNC-Chapel Hill Hussman School of Journalism and Media is one more black eye for an overly politicized UNC System...

Critics: Postal Service plans imperil community newspapers

Jul. 08, 2021 22:26 PM EDT

The U.S. Postal Service's plan to raise mailing rates could present one more damaging blow to community newspapers already reeling from the coronavirus pandemic and advertising declines, a trade group says. Rates on periodicals would increase by more than 8% as of Aug....