(April 14, 2017) — I received an email last night from RVIA that the association had uncovered financial misconduct involving a mid-level employee to the tune of $75,000. We don’t know any of the details, nor do we know which employee was terminated as a result. This type of news is never fun to share, but it appears to me that RVIA squelched the problem before it became a major issue.
Day: April 14, 2017
(April 14, 2017) — A limited number of $40 single tickets were still available April 14, said B.J.Thompson, president BJ Thompson Associates and administrator of the annual industry-centric breakfast. A live webcast of the program is being planned.
(April 14, 2017) — A 15-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with a $400,000 fire that destroyed more than a dozen RVs at Tom Stinnett RVs Wednesday, WLKY-TV reported. He was charged with a felony.
(April 14, 2017) — In 2016, LCI collaborated with Goodwill through job fairs and hiring events that led to the employment of 38 individuals, many of whom were involved with LCI’s welding training program.
(April 14, 2017) — In a blog last summer titled We Got Boosted I wrote about testing the weBoost 4G RV Cell Phone Signal Booster Kit, and I said then that in our 17+ years of fulltime RVing we have seen a lot of cell phone and Internet technology come and go, and in my opinion, that unit was the best and easiest to use I’ve ever seen.
(April 14, 2017) — If someone told you that the entire universe existed inside a giant hollow sphere with the sun at the center and a centrifugal force holding us in place…and oh yeah — do you want to join my fledgling settlement in the hot, humid, bug-infested wilderness of Florida — would you fall for it? Ummm, yeah, me neither.
(April 14, 2017) — Few places touch our hearts like the Black Hills of South Dakota…Other places might include the farmlands of North Dakota, the forests of Northern Wisconsin or the lakes in Ontario.
(April 14, 2017) — In our journey to downsize, we looked at quite a few small travel trailers. The number one requirement was the camper had to be lightweight. Specifically, we were looking for travels trailers under 3,500 pounds.
(April 14, 2017) — Georgia’s Fiscal Year 2018 bond package includes $2.9 million that will be used for improvements at Fort Yargo State Park in Winder.
(April 14, 2017) — “I’m convinced we’re the trashiest state in America,” Robert Barham, assistant secretary over state parks for Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser, testified during a budget hearing in the Capitol this week. “We should hang our heads in shame when Arkansas and Mississippi are cleaner than Louisiana.”
(April 14, 2017) — Completing a promise to tour all 37 Virginia State Parks, Gov. Terry McAuliffe will make his last stops Sunday and Monday at Staunton River State Park, Staunton River Battlefield State Park and Occoneechee State Park.
(April 14, 2017) — Virginia State Parks are offering triathletes a new type of competition: who can cover the most ground in races at six state parks.
(April 14, 2017) — California parks employees and the Borrego Springs community are mourning the death of park ranger Steve Bier, who for the past 12 years had essentially been the face of Anza-Borrego Desert State Park and a beloved figure in the tiny resort town.
(April 14, 2017) — There will be a Star Party at Cloudland Canyon State Park on May 6. It is sponsored by the Staff and Friends of Cloudland Canyon State Park and conducted by the Barnard Astronomical Society.
(April 14, 2017) — In anticipation of the 2017 tourism season, the Black River Area Chamber of Commerce has released its 2017 Official Visitors Guide.
(April 14, 2017) — According to the Grand Traverse Sheriff’s Office, the breaking and entering and malicious destruction of property happened in the past few weeks at Four Seasons, which is located at 11595 Four Seasons Dr. which is off of 131 in Fife Lake.
(April 14, 2017) — A report from the West Plains Fire Department states that the department provided mutual aid on a call of an explosion at the Henry RV Park off of Highway 160, which came in just after 1 am Friday morning.
(April 14, 2017) — A man reportedly assaulted a person and then holed himself up in a Star Valley mobile home park Monday, threatening to burn it down.
(April 14, 2017) — On Wednesday, deputies with Carbon County were called to Castle Country RV to find a genade sitting on a pile of rock that was recently delivered from Utah County. Officers called in the Utah Bomb Squad, who used two robots to transport the grenade from the rock pile to an eight foot deep hole where it was detonated.
KALISPELL, Mont. — After a marathon meeting Wednesday night, the Flathead County Planning Board voted 5-3 to approve a plan for an RV park in West Glacier. Board members Dean Sirucek, Rita Hall and Sandra Nogal voted against the measure, primarily on traffic and other concerns. The vote came at 10 p.m. after hearing a …