travel

16 places to travel out of Madison in 2020

With 23 cities to choose from, there are plenty of places to go from the Dane County Regional Airport in a single flight.

A warm getaway or a weekend adventure is now possible without a single connection in sight.

Christmas Eve travel smooth so far

Officials suggest arriving early for flights to allow time for security checks

On the morning of one of the busiest travel days of the year Dane County Regional Airport was calm.

Consumer Reports: Travel club gotchas

Expensive vacations to exotic places often seem out of reach. So many people join travel clubs, which promise years of discounted airfare, hotels and dining. But Consumer Reports has found that hundreds of those dream vacations have turned into nightmares.

Low gas prices boosting numbers of holiday travelers

Two million Wisconsinites plan to travel this holiday season

Lower gas prices will drive nearly two million Wisconsinites to travel alongside nearly 99 million Americans this holiday season, according to AAA projections.

Walker asks federal government for travel ban

Gov. calls for commercial travel ban for West African countries affected by Ebola

As concern over the possibility of an Ebola outbreak grows, Gov. Scott Walker called on the federal government to institute a commercial travel ban for West African countries affected by Ebola.

Police: Madison woman almost conned out of $2K

Woman pretends to be someone else to con money out of friend

According to a police report, a 72-year-old Madison woman, nearly lost $2,000 to a scam artist Thursday, but was able to cancel a Western Union transaction at the last second.

Gas prices hit lowest level in 4 years

AAA: Prices have dropped every day for last 6 weeks

Gas prices are at their cheapest level in four years, with prices dropping six cents in the last two weeks.

DOT expects travel delays during holiday weekend

Motorists advised to avoid peak travel times, use alternate routes

Wisconsin Department of Transportation officials advise travelers to avoid peak travel times on Interstate 39/90/94 during the upcoming holiday weekend.

Madison ranked greenest city in nation

Website measured air quality, alternative modes of travel, natural features

With Earth Day just around the corner, a website has ranked Madison the greenest city in the nation.

Long cold winter heats up area travel agent business

Middleton Travel gets 20 calls an hour

The employees at Middleton Travel don't need a thermometer or snow gauge to know what kind of winter we've been having. They can tell you based on the number of times the phone has been ringing.

Travelers hit by snow in parts of Wis., Minn.

Conditions fair elsewhere in Wis.

Parts of eastern Minnesota and northern Wisconsin have been buried by up to a foot of snow, complicating travel for shoppers heading to stores on Black Friday.

Travelers hit by snow in parts of Wis., Minn.

Conditions fair elsewhere in Wis.

Parts of eastern Minnesota and northern Wisconsin have been buried by up to a foot of snow, complicating travel for shoppers heading to stores on Black Friday.