(Aug. 29, 2013) — “It is an honor that our high-quality fifth wheels have been recognized among this club as providing a customer with an exceptionally built unit that meets or exceeds the high expectations of these owners,” Troyer said.
Day: August 29, 2013
(Aug. 29, 2013) — RV industry professionals, including manufacturers and dealers, are invited to visit ASA’s corporate headquarters in Elkhart to learn more about how ASA’s JENSEN, Voyager, and Advent brands serve the industry.
(Aug. 29, 2013) — The 59-year old woman was brutally attacked by a tethered pit bull while visiting a friend at a “dog friendly” private RV park in East Texas. Nine months after the mauling, Lorrie George warns fellow RV enthusiasts to be aware of this hidden danger.
(Aug. 29, 2013) — Navistar International Corporation plans to issue its third quarter 2013 earnings release before the market opens on Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, and hold a conference call the same day at 8 a.m. CDT.
(Aug. 29, 2013) — Tourism Holdings Limited (thl) today declared the 2012 merger of its New Zealand rental business with United Campervans and KEA Campers a success as it reported full-year earnings in line with market guidance.
(Aug. 29, 2013) — The Glens Falls Post-Star reports that 19-year-old Jacob C. Stone, who worked at Lake George Escape in Diamond Point, was arrested Tuesday after he sold the drug Ecstasy during a police investigation, according to authorities.
(Aug. 29, 2013) — The North American Trailer Dealers Association (NATDA) is setting new records, selling out 292,000-square-feet of show space for their upcoming Trade Show and Convention, which starts next week. The show has registered over 1,200 dealer personnel.
(Aug. 29, 2013) — Jim Rogers, CEO of Kampgrounds of America Inc., will share with dealers the first comprehensive look at actual 2013 North American RV camping results and offer insights KOA has for future RV camping trends when he presents “A Campground Outlook” during the RVDA Annual Meeting on Oct. 3 in Las Vegas.
(Aug. 29, 2013) — “We are pleased to have Andy take a strong leadership role at Crossroads RV,” said Martin. “Andy has a strong track record of performance at Keystone RV that should enable him to make an immediate impact on the operations of Crossroads.”
(Aug. 29, 2013) — The Sawmill Diner and General Store in Barboursville, located near the Beech Fork State Park campground, is gearing up to celebrate its grand opening Saturday, Aug. 31, reports the Huntington Herald Dispatch.
(Aug. 29, 2013) — The annual St. Louis Fall RV Show returns Sept. 6-8 to the parking lot of the St. Louis Outlet Mall shopping center in Hazelwood, reports The Edwardsville Intelligencer.
(Aug. 29, 2013) — “At Fleetwood, we have a continued focus on designing unique floor plans that provide our customers with choices and allow them to fully enjoy their adventures on the road,” McCrary.said. “An essential part of that process is listening to our customer’s needs and desires and then creating floor plans that are spacious, comfortable and modern.”
(Aug. 29, 2013) — The family of 41-year-old Richard Charles Shotwell, who was killed by a falling tree at Hidden Lake Campground in Ross Township amid Hurricane Irene in Aug. 2011, has filed a wrongful death lawsuit, reports the Citizens Voice.
(Aug. 29, 2013) — “While the upward revision to second-quarter growth, particularly the unexpected stronger build in inventories, suggests that third-quarter 2013 GDP growth might not improve on its second-quarter reading, we still expect continued underlying improvement in labor markets and an easing in fiscal drag will allow for growth to strengthen in the final quarter of 2013 with a further acceleration to a pace closer to 3 percent in 2014 still looking reasonable,” said Janzen.
(Aug. 29, 2013) — The Love Shine Festival kicks off three days of music at noon tomorrow, Aug. 30, at Hide-Away Lakes Campground in Yorkville, reports the Chicago Daily Herald.
(Aug. 29, 2013) — On Tuesday, the Nashwauk City Council voted unanimously to not refund campers for early checkouts at the RV park, reports the Hibbing Daily Tribune.
(Aug. 30, 2013) — Torklift International released the first three clues in its 2013 treasure hunt contest in which people try to identify the location, take their picture depicting they visited the area, and submit it to the company to be entered into a drawing for a week-long New England vacation.
(Aug. 30, 2013) — Chapman finished his regular season in 19th place in the point-standing which qualifies him to compete at the prestigious tournament. The Bassmaster Classic will take place on Lake Guntersville in Birmingham, Ala., from Feb. 21 to 23.
(Aug. 30, 2013) — ASA Electronics introduced the new Jensen 46- and 50-inch LED TVs with direct LED-lit illumination, the company announced today noting the large televisions open the door to endless entertainment options for RVers as they conquer the road.
(Aug. 29, 2013) — Junction City Local Aid in Junction City, Ore., and God’s Storehouse in Harrisburg, Ore., were the beneficiaries of the charitable giving of 100 attendees at the 3rd annual CCFI Friendship Rally in Albany, Ore., held Aug. 21-25.