Labor Day Weekend Looks to be Busy for Travel

BANGOR - If you're looking to get away for the holiday weekend, there are a few things to know before hitting the road.

AAA Travel and Insurance is advising Mainers that it will be a busy travel weekend this Labor Day, as more people will be driving to their destinations.

About a four-percent increase in travel this holiday weekend from last year, partially due to a lower gas prices but also people's willingness to spend money.

They also advises to be cautious of other drivers around you on the road.

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Erin joined the ABC-7 and FOX Bangor news team in February 2012. She was born and raised in Presque Isle, Maine where she attended Presque Isle High School.  While in college Erin interned in the WVII news room before working as a Production Assistant.  In May of 2012, Erin received her Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from the University of Maine, along with a minor in Anthropology.  When she's not out covering local news, Erin enjoys running, skiing, visiting with family and friends, and traveling around this beautiful state.  She is especially interested in outdoor adventure so if you have a story idea, send it her way!

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