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My Turn: Is the Postal Service really losing money?

What if I was to tell you that the U.S. Postal Service actually made over $1 billion in profit over the first three quarters of this fiscal year? You would probably think I was nuts...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-09-16/my-turn-postal-service-really-losing-
Opinion
USPS lowers package pricing in rural Alaska towns

ANCHORAGE - The U.S. Postal Service will dial back the price of sending packages next week in Alaska communities off the state road system.Under a new pricing category...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-03-23/usps-lowers-package-pricing-rural-alask
State
Wings of Alaska adopts new ticketing technology

...company's scheduled cargo, charter and flightseeing services, as well as those contracted by FedEx, UPS and the U.S. Postal Service, from the company's base at Juneau International Airport.A private pilot and U.S. Marine Corps veteran...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-04-25/wings-alaska-adopts-new-ticketing-techn
Local
Online shopping grows, with some growing pains

...everything arrived on time except one package she ordered from a seller on eBay that was sent first class by the U.S. Postal Service on Dec. 12. It still had not arrived on Thursday."Everything arrived on time except this one item," she...

http://juneauempire.com/mae-anderson/2013-12-27/online-shopping-grows-some-growi
Mail sorting raises concerns in Ketchikan

JUNEAU - For one Alaska city, it's not rain, sleet or snow that's affecting mail delivery. It's a broken postal sorting machine that has prompted officials to fly letters and packages more than 200 miles away to be separated and flown back for delivery.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-12-11/mail-sorting-raises-concerns-ketchikan
State
If Congress wants Postal Service to be a self-sustaining operation, it has to loosen its micromanaging grip

The following editorial appeared in the Los Angeles Times on Tuesday, Oct. 8:The U.S. Postal Service has been caught for years in a lose-lose situation. It's supposed to be an autonomous, self-sufficient agency, yet Congress...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2013-10-10/if-congress-wants-postal-service-be-s
Not For Web
Agency: No extra flights for mail handling change

JUNEAU - A spokesman for the U.S. Postal Service says no additional cost is expected from a decision to fly mail from one Alaska community to another for sorting.Ernie Swanson...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-12-12/agency-no-extra-flights-mail-handling-c
State
State news in brief for Friday, Dec. 6.

Juneau clerks brought in to help with Skagway mailJUNEAU - A spokesman for the U.S. Postal Service says the agency has sent a couple clerks from Juneau to help ease staffing problems at the Skagway post office.Ernie Swanson...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-12-06/state-news-brief-friday-dec-6
State
Juneau clerks brought in to help with Skagway mail

JUNEAU - A spokesman for the U.S. Postal Service says the agency has sent a couple clerks from Juneau to help ease staffing problems at the Skagway post office.Ernie Swanson...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-12-06/juneau-clerks-brought-help-skagway-mail
State
Battle for holiday shoppers heats up

...in them. It also added 1,382 robots to its line to help get packages out the door. And it partnered with the U.S. Postal Service to deliver some packages on Sunday."This year we're able to be faster and have more in-stock items," said...

http://juneauempire.com/anne-dinnocenzio/2013-11-28/battle-holiday-shoppers-heat

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