Allegiant Airlines expanding Minot air service

Associated Press

MINOT, N.D. (AP) — Allegiant Airlines is expanding service from Minot.

KCJB radio reports that the airline announced Tuesday it will begin flying from Minot to the Phoenix-Mesa area in Arizona beginning March 3.

The airline says there will be one flight on Sundays and one flight on Thursdays. Mayor Curt Zimbelman says it's good news not only for Minot residents but for the whole region.

Allegiant began service between Minot and Las Vegas last October.