Federal Tourism Aid Funds Gas Stations, Trash Cans, Jazz

By DAVID A. LIEB, Associated Press Located along a remote stretch of Highway 395, the Fort Independence Travel Plaza touts a dozen gas pumps, clean restrooms and made-to-order meals for travelers visiting California’s Eastern Sierra. The facility, which provides revenue for a Paiute Indian tribe, is about to quadruple in size thanks to an $8 … Read more

Airline capacity remains a concern in North Dakota; airport infrastructure grants total $8.5M | State & Regional

Airline capacity remains a concern in North Dakota;  airport infrastructure grants total $8.5M |  State & Regional

BISMARCK TRIBUNE STAFF Demand for airline service in North Dakota remains strong, but the industry continues to struggle to add flights, according to the North Dakota Aeronautics Commission. Meanwhile, dozens of airports in the state are getting a total of $8.5 million in infrastructure grants. Commercial service airports in Bismarck, Fargo, Grand Forks, Minot, Devils … Read more