By Emily Neubauer, Multimedia Journalist - bio | email
MARATHON COUNTY (WAOW) -
is one of the busiest travel days of the year as people head out to
make it home for Thanksgiving.
the country, Americans will travel more than 43 million miles for
Thanksgiving this year, that's according to AAA. About 90 percent of
those travelers are driving. Wisconsin state patrol officers are
boosting patrol for the holiday weekend, and have some tips to keep
the roads safe.
down, have a good distance of space between you and the other driver.
Also, have a driving plan in place. Notify the people at you're
destination when you're leaving so they know when to expect you,"
said Sgt. Bryan Wyrcha.
than 3 million people will be flying for the holiday. At Central
Wisconsin Airport, the airport manager says things have been running
smoothly Wednesday with no major delays or cancellations.