Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Southwest Airlines considering expansion to the Rocket City?

Vision Airlines Closure Raises Concerns Over Southwest Move

"... Vision Airlines will exit the Huntsville market next month due to disappointing sales, but will their nose dive cause a much bigger airline to reconsider the Rocket City? ..."   

Reference: www.whnt.com

Sunday, June 19, 2011

Sioux City Mail Processing Plant to Close

Folks Upset Sioux City Mail Processing Plant is Closing

"... The U.S. Postal Service delivers a devastating message to Sioux City. It's going to close the city's mail processing center and move it to Sioux Falls by October...."   

Reference: www.kcautv.com

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Post Office robbed in Lakewood, WA

Three armed robbers hold up Lakewood post office

"... searching for three armed men who robbed a Lakewood post office Tuesday evening...."   

Reference: www.thenewstribune.com

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

PRC Opinion says USPS overestimated savings, underestimated costs of Five-Day Delivery Plan

PRC Not Enthused with USPS Five-Day Delivery Proposal

"... The USPS predicts it will save $3.1 billion annually by eliminating Saturday delivery. The PRC says this will be closer to $1.7 billion. ..."   

Reference: www.foliomag.com

Sunday, June 5, 2011

Former postmaster found guilty of bribery

Former Festus postmaster found guilty of bribery

"... indicted in federal court in St. Louis along with a postal supervisor and the owner of a direct mail company for taking part in a $2.9 million ..."   

Reference: www.stltoday.com

Friday, June 3, 2011

USPS Postal RIF Update

Specific RIF Notices mailed May 27, 2011

"... Following the April 28 General RIF Notice mailing, RIFs were conducted in competitive areas as necessary. As a result of the RIFs, some employees received assignments while others did not. ..."   

Reference: usps.gov