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Hikers face perils in Grand Canyon

...and the place where Mr. Poole was treated -- officials have a name for the spring and summer months when many tourists travel to the canyon. They call it "Grand Canyon Season." Emergency workers at the park and hospital officials know they'll...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/07/19/liv_541241.shtml
Life & style
News you can you use

...time to make Christmas holiday travel in a more satisfactory manner and establish these popular trains for the winter tourist travel to Augusta and Aiken. AROUND TOWN TODAY A MOZART TO MOTOWN CHRISTMAS: A Mozart to Motown Christmas will be performed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/29/met_396440.shtml
Metro
Boycott failing

...could not be pleased with the latest tourism figures. Despite the boycott and the events of Sept. 11, which curbed tourist travel all across the nation, state Parks, Recreation and Tourism Director John Durst reports hotel-motel occupancy rates...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/08/27/edi_355242.shtml
Editorials
Pork for rural areas?

...federal dollars would pay for scenic pullovers, special signs and added lanes to both encourage and accommodate more tourist travel. The program also provides another marketing tool for tourist promoters to use in conjunction with the recently created...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/16/op_231043.shtml
Opinion columns
Stretch of bad weather means makeup game

...finishing their scheduled four-game series. That game, Sunday's rainout, could be played as a doubleheader when the Tourists travel to Lake Olmstead Stadium early next week. Machemer said the main concern with a stretch of multiple rainouts is in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/greenjackets/2009-05-19/stretch-bad-weather-
GreenJackets | Augusta Sports
Local Brazilian officials receive U.S. tourists with flowers

...continuing them, modifying them or canceling them altogether. Dutra said the policy has already turned off some tourists. "Travel agencies that are part of our organization have already registered three cancelations of large tour groups, one...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/14/bus_400927.shtml
Business
Cool, rainy weather puts a chill on swimwear sales

...which has seen business decline over the past few years because of a combination of price deflation and decrease in tourist travel due to the September 2001 terrorist attacks. Stores were hoping for a pickup in sales for this year's resort season...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/30/bus_379859.shtml
Business
News you can use

...time to make Christmas holiday travel in a more satisfactory manner and establish these popular trains for the winter tourist travel to Augusta and Aiken. AROUND TOWN TODAY GEORGIA VS. GEORGIA TECH FOOTBALL DRIVE: Show your football spirit as Shepeard...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/11/29/met_361343.shtml
Metro
New terminal not needed at airport

...the flight, assuming it takes off and lands on time, it is quicker to drive or take the bus anyway. Moreover, no tourist travel will ever support anywhere near the current high fares; business fares might, but they're long gone. A new terminal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/08/30/let_355689.shtml
Letters | Augusta Regional Airport - Bush Field
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