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RVers lose two travel trailers to rushing flood water in Florida

(Jan. 22, 2010) -- Opry, his daughter and son-in-law where trying to evacuate from their spot at a local campground when they realized the water was rising too quickly. They had already cut the fence and were preparing to pull their homes out when water from Sandy Creek rushed across the area, the station reported.

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Coachmen recalls 50 Sportscoach Legend motorhomes

(Jan. 22, 2010) -- The drive pin which secures the brake pedal arm to the balance of the assembly may become disengaged. That may cause a reduction in vehicle braking or cause the brake pedal to move out of position and interfere with throttle pedal function which could result in a vehicle crash.

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National Park Series returns to PBS this month

(Jan. 22, 2010) -- On Wednesdays beginning Jan. 27 and continuing through March 3, viewers have a second chance to explore the beauty and history of America’s national parks. The series, which premiered last September, was the second most-watched series on PBS over the last decade.

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Minnesota city looks to loosen RV parking rules

(Jan. 21, 2010) -- The City of Andover is considering allowing motorhomes and travel trailers up to 40 feet in length to be parked in a backyard, if it is screened from view. Current city law allows units 20 feet or smaller to be stored at the owner's home, the Union reported.

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Pennsylvania RV dealers team with local campgrounds

(Jan. 21, 2010) -- “For years campgrounds have offered free camping coupons for what are commonly referred to as ‘shake-down cruses’ with local RV dealers located closest to them," said Quigley. "This offer is simply a more organized extension of those same offers with an additional twist. If the camper visits at least 10 of the campgrounds participating, they are entered into a drawing to win $500.”

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Seattle RV and Outdoor Recreation Show set for Feb. 11-14

(Jan. 20, 2010) -- "This show provides RV customers an unbiased opportunity to see the largest selection of RVs while simultaneously highlighting outdoor recreation opportunities available for the RV lifestyle," said Gerling. "Participants will be able to see hundreds of every type and size RV from a majority of local dealers side-by-side for comparable shopping convenience all under one roof.

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Freightliner offers Camp Freightliner discounts for February class

(Jan. 19, 2010) -- Camp Freightliner is a comprehensive two-day training course at FCCC’s Factory Service Center located in Gaffney, S.C. During the course, motorhome operators are educated about the benefits of and maintenance of their specific FCCC chassis, reviewing such topics such as the air brake and electrical system, maintenance intervals, weight distribution and vehicle storage.

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RVing brothers plan Australian development for RVers

(Jan. 19, 2010) -- The brothers are seeking $17 million in investments to development a 90-acre site that would offer six-star energy-rated homes with covered space to park an RV. Residents would own their own homes but lease the land for $130 a week, which could be reduced with up to $60 per week in government rental assistance.

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Child found dead inside burning RV in Iowa

(Jan. 19, 2010) -- Makala Prudhome was found dead after a fire at A-Z Repair and Storage. The girl's stepfather owns the facility, fire officials told KETV, and occasionally allowed her to come to work with him where she would play in the motorhome.  

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Woman wanted for robbery arrested at Oregon RV park

(Jan. 18, 2010) -- According to the paper, investigators believe Cook robbed Highway 99 Market and threatened to shoot some teens who had gathered outside the store. But, due to a distinctive tattoo on her neck, police were able to identify her and, thanks to a tip they received, officers were able to arrest her in the nearby RV park.

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Calgary RV Expo opens Jan. 28

(Jan. 18, 2010) -- Participants will find a greater selection of new RVs and the RV Lifestyles Theatre seminar program will include topics such as: RV towing vehicles and hitches; RV lifestyle tips; RV safety; customs information, RV insurance; and travel destinations.

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