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Delta Cutting Flights: 24 Small Airports Affected
Airlines & Airports / Midwest / South / Travel News / Travel Tools / USA

Delta Cutting Flights: 24 Small Airports Affected

Delta Air Lines announced last week it is looking to cancel service to 24 small airports and ending its contract in 16 cities with the Department of Transportation’s Essential Air… Read More…

TSA Takes Toy From Special Needs Traveler: ‘Isolated Incident’ Of Bad Judgment?
Airlines & Airports / Family/Kids Travel / Midwest / Travel News / Travel Safety / USA

TSA Takes Toy From Special Needs Traveler: ‘Isolated Incident’ Of Bad Judgment?

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) came under fire again after a story broke of agents selecting a special-needs man for a security pat down. En route to Disney World, 29-year-old… Read More…

Expedia’s Legal Woes Mount As Duluth, Minnesota Sues For Unpaid Taxes
Hotels & Accommodations / Midwest / Travel News / USA

Expedia’s Legal Woes Mount As Duluth, Minnesota Sues For Unpaid Taxes

Last week, the city of Duluth, Minnesota, filed a lawsuit against Expedia to recuperate sales tax on hotel room bookings, but if history is any guide, the legal battle may… Read More…

Radio Guests – The Marquette Hotel, Minneapolis, Minnesota – May 14, 2011
Hotels & Accommodations / Midwest / Radio Show / Travel News

Radio Guests – The Marquette Hotel, Minneapolis, Minnesota – May 14, 2011

What’s worse, a commemorative mug or a lousy T-shirt? San Francisco Chronicle Travel Editor Spud Hilton explains what makes a crappy souvenir as well as the two most annoying types of… Read More…

Mississippi Flooding Shutters Riverfront Casinos, Dampens Tourism Along River
Midwest / Natural Disasters / South / Travel News / USA

Mississippi Flooding Shutters Riverfront Casinos, Dampens Tourism Along River

Tourism along the Mississippi River took a hit this week as the river rose to near-record levels threatening several major tourist destinations and forcing one festival to head to higher… Read More…

Damaged By Tornado, Lambert-St. Louis International Airport Re-Opens
Airlines & Airports / Midwest / Natural Disasters / Travel News / USA

Damaged By Tornado, Lambert-St. Louis International Airport Re-Opens

Officials at Lambert-St. Louis International Airport say operations should be fully functional by Tuesday after being damaged by a massive tornado on Friday. The historic airport is reported to be… Read More…

Winter Storms Cause Flight Cancellations, Delays Across Upper Midwest
Airlines & Airports / Midwest / Natural Disasters / Travel News

Winter Storms Cause Flight Cancellations, Delays Across Upper Midwest

A major winter storm is causing hundreds of flights to be canceled across the upper Midwest on Monday. At Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) alone, Delta canceled around 700 flights… Read More…

Singer Andy Williams & Peter Greenberg’s Shared History
Cultural Immersion / Culture / Entertainment / Midwest / Stories & Personal Journals / USA

Singer Andy Williams & Peter Greenberg’s Shared History

You can’t go to Branson, Missouri without listening to country music.   So what brought legendary pop singer Andy Williams to town?   Peter uncovers that bit of history, along… Read More…

Branson Travel & Andy Williams – Hour 3 – PGW Radio
Midwest

Branson Travel & Andy Williams – Hour 3 – PGW Radio

This week, we’ve got some very special guests joining Peter’s radio show from Silver Dollar City in Branson, Missouri. Below, find the guests from the third hour of the show:… Read More…

Ask the Locals Travel Guide: Branson, Missouri
Ask the Locals / Culture / Entertainment / Family/Kids Travel / Midwest / Museums / Theme Parks / USA

Ask the Locals Travel Guide: Branson, Missouri

Tune in on Saturday, July 10 as Peter Greenberg broadcasts his radio show from Silver Dollar City theme park in Branson, Missouri. He’s got some Branson legends in his lineup,… Read More…

Radio Guests – Branson, Missouri – July 10, 2010
Midwest / Radio Show

Radio Guests – Branson, Missouri – July 10, 2010

This week, we’ve got some very special guests joining Peter’s radio show from Silver Dollar City in Branson, Missouri. From Andy Williams to the Lennon Sisters, this is a lineup… Read More…