Travel

The dogfight between Alaska Airlines and Delta is good news for travelers. JetBlue also is contributing to lower fares up and down the West Coast. 

Scott McMurren
Currency's fall against the dollar means a trip to Europe costs less.Scott McMurren
Northern Air Cargo, Costco and Ravn Alaska are teaming up to offer a special deal on air freight to rural Alaska on Monday, March 16.  Scott McMurren
New Orleans is tempting: the food, the jazz, the history and the legendary party atmosphere.Scott McMurren
"Plane" and simple: Airline competition drives prices down to the West Coast.Scott McMurren
Smaller air carriers offer vital service to the "last mile" for rural Alaska residents.Scott McMurren
There's no shortage of fun activities in Fairbanks for dog-mushing fans.Scott McMurren
I’ve heard Nevada described as “Poor Man’s Alaska," which on one hand draws a good connection between the two places but on the other hand sells Nevada short. That’s OK by me. I don’t want people to find out about how awesome Nevada is.Alli Harvey

In this episode of Indie Alaska, winter weather won't stop Ellie Mitchell from hitting the road (or the trail) on her fat bike. She picked up cycling from her dad, and now she regularly competes against him and other cyclists in the Anchorage winter racing circuit.  

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On Thursday, Ravn Alaska pilot Eric Greener and Alaska Airlines flight attendant Brandy Hollenbeck recounted the midair proposal and the story of how they met, which involves a chance meeting with the pilot’s mother and a double cheeseburger.Laurel Andrews