travel

Medford airport hits record breaking travel numbers

MEDFORD, Ore.– More record-breaking travel numbers for the Rogue Valley International Airport this summer. In the month of July, the airport saw over 109,000 travelers coming and going through the airport. That’s a new record for a single month. Airport officials say …

Boom in air travel continues

MEDFORD, Ore. — The Rogue Valley International-Medford Airport is continuing to smash local travel records this summer. In the month of July, nearly 106,000 passengers traveled through MFR. It’s about an 18 percent increase over last year. Additional flights throughout the week …

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 …