Most Expected Holiday Travel Since 2007

MEDFORD, Ore.– Travel experts expect the highest Thanksgiving Travel since 2007. AAA forecasts about 46.3 million Americans will head out, with 89% expected to travel by car. Experts said people will travel 50 miles or more from home this holiday, an increase of 4.2% from last year. AAA said drivers will also pay the lowest price … Continue reading »

Best & Worst Airports for Winter Travel

(CNN) — Another winter, another season of flight delays? Maybe not, if you pick the right airport for your flight. As snow has started falling in some parts of the country, it turns out that some airports do better at getting you to your destination on time than others — even within the same regions. … Continue reading »

Frontier Airlines to Leave EUG

EUGENE, Ore. — The Eugene Airport is saying goodbye to yet another flight. Frontier Airlines is getting rid of its direct route to Denver. A few months ago, for entirely different reasons, United dropped an express flight to Portland, and now, after a two-season run, Frontier will exit the Eugene market at the end of … Continue reading »

High Gas Prices Impact Travel on the 4th

(CNN) — If you’re expecting to hit the road for the fourth of July, you should also be expecting higher gas prices than ever. According to Triple A, prices are expected to be at their highest level in six years. The current national average for gas is $3.67, compared to $3.48 on July 4, 2013. … Continue reading »

Quiet Thanksgiving, Concerns for Sunday

  WEATHER DISCUSSION Quiet weather remains in place across the Northwest this morning. This will be the case through the next several days. Skies today will see a good amount of cloud cover from a passing area of low pressure to our south, but dry weather is anticipated. For Thanksgiving cloud cover will be on … Continue reading »