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Douglas County Sheriff: Don't travel tonight – Alexandria Echo Press

Douglas County Sheriff: Don't travel tonight – Alexandria Echo Press

Public Works plows will complete their work Thursday at 4 p.m. and return to duty at 4 a.m. Friday.  “I’ve been patrolling the area roads this afternoon and the increasing winds are already impacting the ability to travel safely,” said Wolbersen. “Conditions are expected to get worse tonight with wind gusts up to 31 mph, […]

Global Affairs official asks Ottawa company to tone down ‘alarmist’ warning over travel to China – National Post

Global Affairs official asks Ottawa company to tone down ‘alarmist’ warning over travel to China – National Post

The federal government has asked an Ottawa-based travel services company to change its warning to clients about visiting China because it is too alarmist. But the co-owner of the firm has refused, saying Global Affairs Canada is trying to downplay the travel danger to appease the Chinese government and has no right to tell a […]

Cuba's Taíno people: A flourishing culture, believed extinct – BBC News

Cuba's Taíno people: A flourishing culture, believed extinct – BBC News

A commonly repeated belief says that Cuba’s indigenous Taíno people were extirpated shortly after the Spanish conquest in 1511. Yet signs of living Taíno culture appear as my car bounces down the track to El Güirito, a remote hamlet at Cuba’s easternmost extreme that’s sandwiched between the azure Atlantic Ocean and surging mountain ranges smothered […]

10 Best Weed-Friendly Travel Destinations In America – UPROXX

10 Best Weed-Friendly Travel Destinations In America – UPROXX

Uproxx Vacations are freaking fantastic. Cannabis can also be freaking fantastic, when used wisely. Combining the two is a no-brainer. The list below includes some of the best weed-friendly travel spots in the country. They each offer something that the others don’t, so you can make them fit your needs. Wanna get back to nature? […]

Frontier Airlines Expands Partnership With Points To Enhance Travel Redemption Program – GlobeNewswire

Frontier Airlines Expands Partnership With Points To Enhance Travel Redemption Program – GlobeNewswire

TORONTO, Feb. 04, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Points (TSX:PTS) (Nasdaq:PCOM), the global leader in powering loyalty commerce, today announced that it has expanded its partnership with FRONTIER Miles, the  recently reinvented frequent flyer program of  low-fare carrier, Frontier Airlines to leverage Points Travel services, the industry leading white label hotel platform for access to over […]

Winter weather advisory extended, slick travel Sunday night – WMTW Portland

Winter weather advisory extended, slick travel Sunday night – WMTW Portland

A winter weather advisory has been issued for Sunday night for most of southern, western and central Maine. Light snow will accumulate in spots, the main concern is the change to an icy mix. Slick travel conditions can be expected on untreated roads Sunday night. Warmer air is arriving Monday, temperatures will climb above freezing […]

Thick fog creates travel hazards for eastern Nebraska, diverts Xavier basketball team – Omaha World-Herald

Thick fog creates travel hazards for eastern Nebraska, diverts Xavier basketball team – Omaha World-Herald

Thick fog covered much of eastern Nebraska and Iowa on Saturday night, reducing visibility to near zero in some areas, the National Weather Service said. Authorities warned of dangerous driving conditions because of the reduced visibility. The weather service issued a dense fog advisory that was effective through noon Sunday and advised people to stay […]

Africa Top10 Lifestyle & Travel News – iAfrica.com

Africa Top10 Lifestyle & Travel News – iAfrica.com

1IKEA to Launch ÖVERALLT Collection at Design Indaba Festival 2019 Two years in the works, IKEA is about to launch its new ÖVERALLT collection, a collaboration with some of the brightest talents in African design. IKEA approached Design Indaba to learn more about the creative doers in several cities across Africa. The design platform chose […]

Somali Museum exhibits travel to central Minnesota – MPR News

Somali Museum exhibits travel to central Minnesota – MPR News

Central Minnesota residents have a chance to explore Somali art, history and culture at a series of exhibits starting this weekend. The Minneapolis-based Somali Museum of Minnesota is partnering with historical societies in four counties to bring “Exploring History and Culture in Central Minnesota” on the road. The museum’s aim is to share the rich […]

Clippers' Danilo Gallinari: Will travel with team – CBSSports.com

Clippers' Danilo Gallinari: Will travel with team – CBSSports.com

Gallinari will join the Clippers on their upcoming road trip but is unlikely to play until either Sunday against Toronto or Tuesday in Charlotte, Bobby Karalla of the Mavericks’ official site reports. Gallinari has already been ruled out for Thursday’s contest and will likely remain out Saturday, but it’s good to see that he’s on […]