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Booklet covers for two of the holiday stamps being released by Canada Post on Monday, Nov. 2, 2020. (Canada Post)

PHOTOS: Canada Post releases four new stamps to brighten up the 2020 holiday season

Collection features one Nativity inspired scene and three secular folk artist pieces

 

FILE – Mail boxes are seen at Canada Post’s main plant in Calgary, Alta., Saturday, May 9, 2020, amid a worldwide COVID-19 pandemic. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh

Canada Post urges holiday shoppers to buy gifts early amid surge in online shopping

Canada Post said it was hiring more than 4,000 temporary seasonal employees,

 

Smoke from U.S. wildfires blankets parts of Surrey on Monday, Sept. 14, 2020. (Black Press Media files)

Canada Post to suspend delivery to parts of southern, central B.C. due to wildfire smoke

Wildfire smoke from the U.S. has led to very poor air quality in B.C.

 

Vanderhoof’s post office steps are being fixed. The lead-hand at the postal office said they were a health and safety hazard. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)

Canada post building in Vanderhoof has some renovations underway

Old steps were a “health and safety hazard”: Vanderhoof Canada Post lead-hand.

Vanderhoof’s post office steps are being fixed. The lead-hand at the postal office said they were a health and safety hazard. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)
The Canada Post logo is seen on the outside the company’s Pacific Processing Centre, in Richmond, B.C., on June 1, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Canada Post reports $153M loss in 2019 amid rising parcels competition

The Crown corporation delivered more than 7.7 billion pieces of mail and parcels last year

The Canada Post logo is seen on the outside the company’s Pacific Processing Centre, in Richmond, B.C., on June 1, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
A Canada Post worker. Locally, Canada Post is asking for people to keep their dogs inside during mail delivery. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz

Dogs an increasing problem for postal carriers during pandemic

More people home means more dogs around, too

A Canada Post worker. Locally, Canada Post is asking for people to keep their dogs inside during mail delivery. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz
(Black Press File)

New safety measures for Canada Post amid pandemic

Message from Luc Julien, President of Columbia River Local - Trail, Rossland, Castlegar post offices

(Black Press File)
Vanderhoof postal workers put up a sign in the post office stating “737 days without a contract.” (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)

Still no contract for Canada Post workers

Vanderhoof postal workers will wear black every Friday to raise awareness about their situation

Vanderhoof postal workers put up a sign in the post office stating “737 days without a contract.” (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)
Canada Post building in Vanderhoof. (Aman Parhar photo)

Vanderhoof post office closed until further notice

There will be no mail going in or out of the Vanderhoof…

Canada Post building in Vanderhoof. (Aman Parhar photo)
Canada Post union issues strike notice; rotating strikes could begin Monday

Canada Post union issues strike notice; rotating strikes could begin Monday

Union says rotating strikes will begin if agreements aren’t reached with bargaining units

Canada Post union issues strike notice; rotating strikes could begin Monday