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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...
U.S. Postal Service offers Click-N-Ship for holiday mailing

...With an estimated 19 billion cards, letters and packages expected to be delivered this holiday season, the U.S. Postal Service has a way to avoid lines at postal retail facilities. "From their home or business, customers can complete their...
Douglas Post Office faces closure, as the beleaguered U.S. Postal Service considers closing more than...including 36 in Alaska.The U.S. Postal Service, which is facing billions...not operated directly by the U.S. Postal Service.Alaska Sens. Mark Begich...
Douglas Post Office gets 'breathing room'

The U.S. Postal Service is proposing cuts to hours of operation at small rural post offices...well as those town's zip codes and community identity, said a U.S. Postal Service spokesman in Washington, D.C. where the announcement was made...
Letter: Save the Douglas Post Office

...Douglas Post Office was sent a letter that a District U.S. Postal Service representative would come from the Anchorage District...Building.Douglas citizens do realize that the U.S. Postal Service is self supporting and does not received federal...
USPS still looking at Douglas closure

...provide information to the U.S. Postal Service which might help them save the Douglas Post Office. The U.S. Postal Service confirmed to U.S. Sen...considering closing. The U.S. Postal Service had originally said it was...
Post office closure battle continues

...with other members of the U.S. Senate to ask the U.S. Postal Service to better justify the proposals it is making to...outcomes can arise from the process."Since the U.S. Postal Service announced they were considering closing 36 post...
USPS to unveil statehood stamp

JUNEAU - The U.S. Postal Service will unveil a stamp ahead of 50th anniversary of...Gov. Sean Parnell and Dianne Horbochuk, the U.S. Postal Service's Alaska District Manager, will unveil the stamp...
Wings of Alaska adopts new ticketing technology'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...
Mail sorting raises concerns in Ketchikan

...for delivery.That has left Ketchikan residents to complain about mail getting delivered up to five days late.U.S. Postal Service spokesman Ernie Swanson said Ketchikan's sorting equipment gave out and it's not practical to replace it right...


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