travel

Ping-ponging fuel prices greet travelers

After a fall of falling gas prices, the early winter price at the pumps is rising again as motorists take to the roads for the Christmas holiday season. Auburn driver Chris Hill h ...

One getaway, hold the 'away'

Auburn’s California Welcome Center is getting its share of “staycationers” as well as out-of-region travelers as gas prices continue to rise and people cut back on travel a ...

Travel horror story conveys valuable lesson

Horror stories — they seem to prevail when it’s a matter of air travel these days. The recent snafu over safety inspections, which grounded thousands of flights and stranded hu ...

The world is your classroom

The next time you're late for class on the first day of school, think about this ” would you rather try to make sense of a Sierra College campus map or, say, the train schedule i ...

Trains and Twain by automobile

If stories of Donner's Pass and snowy blizzards in the Sierra Nevada are keeping you at lower elevations during the winter months, try venturing just a little ways into the Sierra ...