(Oct. 4, 2013) — If you plan on camping in your recreational vehicle in a floodplain in Muskingum County next spring or summer, you will now have to pay a $50 permit fee, reports WHIZ.
(Oct. 4, 2013) — The Lincoln Journal Star writes that 57-year-old Jim Stoddard was in his small trailer at Wagon Train Lake in Hickman when he heard the sirens shortly after 10 p.m. last night. But before he had time to get out, the trailer was in the air.
(Oct. 3, 2013) — Campers are being sought to participate in the annual Harvest Festival, a celebration of autumn and Halloween, taking place this Friday through Sunday at Aloha State Park in Cheboygan, reports the Cheboygan Daily Tribune.
(Oct. 3, 2013) — Rickey Lambert began the oil and gas program at North Central Texas College in Gainesville this semester. But what sets him apart from other students is that he lives in Georgetown, about 230 miles away, reports the Times Record News.
(Oct. 3, 2013) — On October’s edition of American RVer, host Peggy Grich heads to Coach-Net corporate headquarters in Irving, Texas. Vice President of Sales Dan Lopez highlights the benefits of becoming a member of the Coach-Net family and details the new Protect Suite products now available through RV dealers.
(Oct. 3, 2013) — Model and television presenter Melanie Sykes will attend opening morning of The Motorhome and Caravan Show. Sykes will declare the show as officially ‘open’ and will share her own childhood memories of caravanning and the great outdoors.
(Oct. 2, 2013) — Dennis and Trish Fariseo were just setting up their camper at Lynx Lake Tuesday when a Prescott National Forest employee told them they would have to leave within 48 hours, reports the Prescott Daily Courier. They had traveled from Ojai, Calif., and had hoped to stay longer.
(Oct. 2, 2013) — The Star-Ledger reports that a Bridgewater man was hospitalized Monday after suffering serious burns to his face, chest and hands when a recreational vehicle refrigerator line he was working on exploded, according to police.
(Oct. 2, 2013) — Thomas Canyon Campground in Spring Creek offers beautiful, shady camp spots, writes the Elko Daily Free Press. But maintaining such a campground, given its heavy use, is hard work.
(Oct. 2, 2013) — Several of the rare RVs that were re-built and redesigned on the popular “Rock My RV With Bret Michaels” reality television show will be on display at this year’s 61st Annual California RV Show at the Fairplex in Pomona, Calif., on Oct. 11 through 20.
(Oct. 1, 2013) — Washington-based Archie McPhee has started selling underpants in a tin, which ensure that you can never be caught without a spare pair of underwear, writes the Daily Mail.
(Oct. 1, 2013) — Spartan Motors Chassis, Inc. is recalling 313 2011 SU and 2011 through 2012 model year MM, K2, and K3 recreational vehicle chassis equipped with air gauges supplied by Ametek. An incorrect value may have been used in the formula for calculating the sweep angle of the dial.
(Oct. 1, 2013) — Jackson Mfg. Co., Inc. is recalling 250 model year 2006-2013 Jackson travel trailers equipped with a Fastec-brand door lock. It may be possible to remove the key from the lock cylinder in a way that potentially jams the deadbolt.
(Oct. 1, 2013) — Open Range R.V. Company is recalling 9,600 model year 2009-2013 travel trailers equipped with Fastec-brand deadbolt locks. It may be possible to remove the key from the lock in a way that potentially jams the deadbolt.
(Oct. 1, 2013) — Kingston Trailers, Inc. is recalling 478 model year 2006-2013 horse trailers built with dressing rooms and equipped with Fastec-brand door locks. It may be possible to remove the key from the lock in a way that potentially jams the deadbolt.
(Oct. 1, 2013) — Lakota Corporation is recalling one model year 2007 3HSLBP and one model year 4HSLGN6 travel trailer, each equipped with a Fastec-brand door lock. It may be possible to remove the key from the lock in a way that potentially jams the deadbolt.
(Sept. 30, 2013) — Troopers report that 73-year-old Nancy Hall, of Hillsville, Va., was driving an RV on U.S. 33 near Bellefontaine when the vehicle’s right, front tire blew out. The RV went off the road and overturned, ejecting Hall through the windshield, writes the Bellefontaine Examiner.
(Sept. 30, 2013) — Several kittens were rescued by firefighters from a burning RV Saturday morning on Ave. B in St. Augustine, reports First Coast News.
(Sept. 30, 2013) — Bob Hartinger stood outside the Stevens County Courthouse in Colville on Friday morning, holding a sign that read “My son was shot by N.P.S.,” reports The Spokesman Review.
(Sept. 30, 2013) — Ken Moskowitz, an East Valley father, turned to CBS5 after he claims VIP Auto Sales of Mesa misled him into believing that prior roof damage on a used camper he bought three months ago had been repaired.