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Travelers more likely to drive for Memorial Day

More Americans plan to get out of town — but they won’t go as far and they’re more likely to drive this Memorial Day weekend compared with 2011, according to AAA��s annual holiday projections. Minnesotans who are among the 34.8 million Americans expected to travel at least 50 miles Thursday through Monday will encounter packed campgrounds and a fair share of road construction.
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More Americans plan to get out of town — but they won’t go as far and they’re more likely to drive this Memorial Day weekend compared with 2011, according to AAA’s annual holiday projections. Minnesotans who are among the 34.8 million Americans expected to travel at least 50 miles Thursday through Monday will encounter packed campgrounds and a fair share of road construction.

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