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Summer road trippers peeved by bad driving and gas prices

As the mercury rises Auburn-area residents say they plan on heading out on the highway for road trips, but gas prices and unsafe drivers remain a concern. California Highway Patrol ...

Thanksgiving travelers follow their hearts to Auburn, elsewhere

Thanksgiving travel may be daunting for some budget-cautious Californians but it’s not stopping millions from following their hearts this holiday. According to AAA’s latest tr ...

Labor Day bringing more staycations than travel

One agency says travel will be down this holiday weekend, and some local residents said if they do have plans, they aren’t going far. According to Cynthia Harris, spokeswoman for ...

Holiday travel means DUI enforcement

Local law enforcement agencies are reminding residents to keep safe driving practices in mind this Labor Day weekend. According to AAA, 3.5 million Californians will be on the roa ...

Local Hotelier Chairs Statewide Association

Local businessman Bhupen Amin, was recently honored for his accomplishments as Chairman of the Board of the California Hotel & Lodging Association, the nation?s largest state hotel ...

More travelers taking to the roads for holiday weekend

The recent storm that dropped more than a foot of snow was perfect timing for Sierra ski resorts preparing to welcome visitors over the Thanksgiving holiday. Northstar at Tahoe ...

Rounding the bases, on the road

For many youngsters looking to develop their baseball skills beyond what they can typically do through participation in the more traditional Little League and Pony Baseball program ...

Float away on your next vacation

If you’re looking to “strike gold” in your next vacation experience, you might consider a houseboat getaway in California’s Gold Country. New Melones Lake just happens to b ...

Make a dash to one of California's panoramic views

From the mountains to the seashore to the deserts, the state of California offers some of the most majestic scenery in the country. If it’s a spectacular setting you are looking ...