Fatal Crashes Involving Marijuana Climb After Legalization

Percentage of THC-positive drivers in fatal wrecks doubled after Washington State legalized recreational use BOISE – (January 30, 2020) – New research by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety indicates that five years after Washington State legalized the recreational use of marijuana, the number of THC-positive drivers involved in fatal crashes is alarmingly high – …

AAA: Slow Down, Move Over for Tow Trucks, Incident Response and Emergency Vehicles

AAA spotlights new Idaho law for National Move Over Day on October 19 BOISE – (October 18, 2019) – October 19 is National Move Over Day, a reminder to motorists to slow down and, if possible, move over to allow tow truck operators, incident response teams and emergency personnel to complete their work as safely …

Donations Needed for 2019 Back-to-School Supply Drive

As Oregon schools prepare for the 2019-20 academic year, we’re joining with local nonprofit, Friends of the Children – Portland, for their annual School Supply Drive. From July 29th – August 19th, our six Portland metropolitan area service centers will accept donations for the drive during regular business hour, address and hours below: AAA Beaverton …

Pump Prices Skyrocket, especially on West Coast

Oregon has nation’s fourth-largest weekly jump and third-highest monthly increase PORTLAND, Ore., – Retail gas prices are shooting up with drivers in the West Coast, Rockies, Great Lakes and Central regions seeing the biggest jumps. For the week, the national average climbs a nickel to $2.75 a gallon. The Oregon average jumps 12 cents to …