(Oct. 9, 2013) — Authorities said Tuesday that a Canadian woman arrested with her spouse for not declaring tens of thousands of dollars in currency told investigators they made monthly trips from British Columbia to Manitoba to deliver marijuana, writes the Seattle Post Intelligencer.
(Oct. 9, 2013) — The San Diego County Department of Animal Services rescued six horses this week that were found running loose in the Cottonwood Campground in Boulevard, reports Patch.com. Animal Services Deputy Director Dan DeSousa said the horses appear to be healthy and could eventually be placed for adoption.
(Oct. 8, 2013) — “This year’s winners were impressive in terms of the sophistication with which they marketed themselves—including getting their communities engaged in the process—as well in terms of the unique experiences each has to offer,” said Oistad.
(Oct. 8, 2013) — For people at SKP Ranch in Lakewood, life is slowly getting back to normal after floodwaters forced an evacuation last month, reports KOB.com.
(Oct. 8, 2013) — Mexico road travel experts Bill and Dot Bell have been driving extensively in Mexico for 25 years and offer plenty of advice to make a road trip safer and easier. They also offer a match-making service called “Travel Buddies” for people who want to drive together for security and companionship.
(Oct. 8, 2013) — Three years ago, Airstream owner Kirk MacKellar and fellow Airstream traveler Chad Carlson decided to do a bit of “urban camping,” in downtown Rockford, Ill. Their presence drew a crowd, so last October, the two men planned a similar event in Eaton Rapids, reports the Lansing State Journal.
(Oct. 8, 2013) — The close-knit community at Texas Trails RV Resort in Pharr mainly uses golf carts as a mode of transportation. But they don’t dare drive on the road outside their park, writes KGBT.
(Oct. 8, 2013) — RCMP are looking for a motorhome with Florida plates after the vehicle blew past a flagger in a construction zone on the Trans Canada Highway near Salmon Arm, B.C., on Thursday, writes Castanet.net.
(Oct. 8, 2013) — Debra Prater had reservations with her husband and friends at the Long Branch Recreation Area on Center Hill Lake, reports NewsChannel5.com. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers closed the campgrounds on Friday, and now Prater is struggling to get a refund.
(Oct. 8, 2013) — When Wooster resident Ken Nanes went out to grab his paper Monday morning, he discovered the Viking pop-up camper he and his wife, Angie, purchased two years ago had been crushed by a tree, reports the Wooster Daily Record.
(Oct. 7, 2013) — KGBT writes that Hidalgo County Sheriff investigators are looking into a murder-suicide that occurred Thursday evening at the Bentsen Grove RV Park in Palmview.
(Oct. 7, 2013) — Through www.boondockerswelcome.com, more than 700 individuals across the U.S. welcome fellow RVers to camp on their private property for free. A second website, www.frugal-rv-travel.com, offers six travel guides with explicit directions to free, dispersed camping locations on public land near the nation’s most popular national parks.
(Oct. 7, 2013) — Care-A-Vanners, a group of RV enthusiasts, travel around the United States and Canada to help local Habitat for Humanity affiliates build hundreds of homes each year. WNDU reports that a small group has arrived in Elkhart to work on a Habitat for Humanity build on Erwin St.
(Oct. 7, 2013) — “We are committed to helping our customers succeed financially through the ups and downs of life,” said Wible. “We’re there for our customers when they realize their dreams of buying homes and cars and RVs, and we stay by their side during the hard times — whether they are fires, floods or furloughs.”
(Oct. 7, 2013) — The increasing demand for reputable, qualified installers is the primary reason the company is conducting its first-ever installer training workshop from Nov. 4 to 8 at the AM Solar facility in Springfield, Ore. This will be an intensive five-day workshop that will include a mix of classroom lectures, philosophy and hands-on training.
(Oct. 7, 2013) — The 30th annual Tacoma Fall RV Show kicks off Thursday, Oct. 10, and runs through Oct. 13 at the Tacoma Dome. The event will feature RVs from 14 area dealers, including luxury and entry-level models, reports The Olympian.
(Oct. 7, 2013) — In celebration of the Downtown Riverside RV Park’s fifth anniversary, RVers can register to win one of five two-night stays at the North Little Rock park until noon tomorrow (Oct. 8), writes In Arkansas.
(Oct. 7, 2013) — Kampgrounds of America Inc. (KOA) will create a simulated campground at the show that features a brand new KOA deluxe cabin that includes a full size kitchen, a living area, a bedroom and a loft for the kids.
(Oct. 7, 2013) — Country Coach Friends Incorporated, an international chapter of Family Motor Coach Association, is devoted to giving generously all year around. Wherever the club rallies, a local charity is selected to benefit from the rally’s fundraising efforts.
(Oct. 4, 2013) — Deliberations began Thursday in the capital murder trial of John McCluskey, an Arizona convict who authorities say escaped from prison and killed RVers Gary and Linda Haas of Tecumseh, Okla., reports the Chicago Sun-Times.