(May 25, 2012) -- The Hattiesburg American reports that a Texas couple is looking for another place to stay after their RV was heavily damaged by fire Thursday night at the Sleepy Hollow RV Park in Laurel, Miss.
(May 25, 2012) -- The Get'away Gals recently came from Texas, Tennessee, Oklahoma and Louisiana in their tricked-out vintage trailers to celebrate their first anniversary at the Lazy L&L Campground in New Braunfels, reports the Houston Chronicle.
(May 25, 2012) -- North Street Capital has offered to take Winnebago Industries Inc. private and has plans to raise a first investment fund of $300 million. But Reuters writes that the criminal record of one of North Street's founders raises questions about both efforts.
(May 25, 2012) -- RV sholesale shipments to retailers totalled 27,000 units in the April survey of manufacturers conducted by the RV Industry Association. That's 9.8 percent more than this same month last year. Towable RVs rose to 24,500 units in April, a gain of 12.4 percent over April one year ago while motorhome shipments were off 10.7 percent this month to 2,500 units.
(May 25, 2012) -- “Alpin Haus RV and Marine has a long history of award-winning sales and service," said Rank. "They became a Prime Time dealer just last fall, but are quickly becoming one of our largest volume dealers and they’ve enthusiastically embraced Avenger and the new Champagne Edition. It’s an honor to deliver this very special Avenger to Andy and his team.”
(May 25, 2012) -- Hundreds of people nominated the best campground in Mid-Michigan for WNEM Saginaw's Top 5 On 5 this week, and Big Bend Campground in Standish was voted the best, with 25 percent of the vote.
(May 25, 2012) -- On May 22, 2011, five tornadoes ripped through Wisconsin, one of them hitting the Deer Trail Park Campground near Nekoosa. With winds upwards of 100 miles per hour, more than 400 trees were ripped from their roots, reports WAOW.
(May 25, 2012) -- After state budget cuts eliminated a number of the seasonal park maintenance workers, visitors to Iowa's state parks in 2011 were greeted with chest high grass, overgrown trails and some closed facilities. But visitors this weekend should see a "night and day" difference, reports KCRG.
(May 25, 2012) -- Lori Shaffer said she was elated Monday after signing an agreement with Larimer County to allow the family business, Drake Campground, to reopen in time for Memorial Day weekend, writes ReporterHerald.com.
(May 25, 2012) -- The Ventura County Star reports that new fines meant to eliminate squatters at the Rincon Parkway in Ventura kicked in Thursday, but park rangers did not immediately find any violators.