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MFR expecting increased travel for Spring Break

Medford, Ore. — The Rogue Valley International Medford Airport is expecting a busy weekend, as families take off for Spring Break. Airport officials said they haven’t seen an uptick in spring break travelers yet, but they’re expecting the weekend to be busy …

Expect a jump in gas prices

Medford, Ore.- Demand for gas has reached a high for the year and that’s pushing up prices. In the last week, the national average for a gallon of regular gas went up four cents to $2.56. In Oregon it jumped five cents …

Travelers warned ahead of wintry weather

MEDFORD, Ore. – You’ve likely heard wintry weather is about to hit Oregon, with the National Weather Service predicting the first widespread snowfall in “quite a while.” All mountain passes and possibly some valleys west of the cascades can expect snow Tuesday …

Airport sees increase in travelers this holiday

Medford, Ore.- The Rogue Valley International-Medford Airport is expected to see 4,000 passengers the day before Thanksgiving. “You know it’s got to be the biggest Thanksgiving we have ever had,” Bern Case, airport director said. Case says the airport parking lot is …

New York Times seeks world traveler

NEW YORK, N.Y. – If traveling the world and writing about your experiences appeals to you, you may want to apply for a new job listed by the New York Times. Each year, the NY Times publishes “52 places to go,” a …

Prepare for the busiest Labor Day yet

The unofficial end of summer is here as Labor Day starts tomorrow with many people having hit the roads already over the weekend, spending time with their families before schools start up again. AAA forecasts that this weekend will be the busiest …

Tank of Gas Getaway: Crater Lake

Crater Lake National Park is arguably Oregon’s premier visitor destination. It’s estimated that about half-a-million visitors visit the park each year. It’s also estimated that about 90% of them don’t travel much farther beyond the Rim Village. Park superintendent Craig Ackerman said, …
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