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Man Killed Stranger, Son, Self in RV Park

Click here to watch veio and see photos at the crime scene. The man who led a deadly 7-hour SWAT standoff at a Deerfield Beach, Fla., RV park shot an elderly stranger before bursting into the home and stabbing his own wife, two sons and himself, authorities said today...

CARVC's Gabriel Touts ARVC Member Benefits

Membership in the National Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds (ARVC) is helping at least one state association in its member recruitment. The Carolinas Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds (CARVC) has added 19 new members in less than a year and it’s largely...

USA Today: Gas Prices Heading Upward

Get ready for another round of pain at the pump: $4 (or higher) gasoline. USA Today reported that after rising 19 cents a gallon in the past four weeks, regular unleaded gasoline now averages $3.48 a gallon versus $3.12 a year ago and $2.67 in February 2010. Prices...

Oklahoma Town Denies RV Park Request

Residents of Green Acre Village in Sallisaw, Okla., so strongly opposed a plan to build an RV park nearly next door to their addition, that the Sallisaw Planning Commission Tuesday evening (Feb. 7) denied a rezoning request from the property owner. The commission’s...

BowStern Releases 2011 RV Industry Report

Representatives from BowStern, a national marketing firm specializing in the RV industry, announced on Thursday (Feb. 9) the completion of their 2011 RV Industry Survey Report. The survey was conducted online over an 8-week period with 678 participants nationwide....

Editorial: Newspaper Argues for Park's Rescue

Editor’s Note: The following editorial appeared in Thursday’s (Feb. 9) edition of U-T San Diego. If the waterfront is San Diego’s front porch, then Anza-Borrego Desert State Park surely is its backyard. The largest state park in California, located just 60...

City May Modify RV Parks' Water Bills

Members of the San Benito, Texas, Utility Board will recommend that the city modify a controversial $10 monthly base water service fee imposed on RV parks for each lot, board members said Thursday (Feb. 9). But board Chairman Pete Claudio declined to elaborate on how...

RV Industry Eyes Indianapolis for Central Show

Literally days after the city of Indianapolis proved to the world that a mid-size Midwestern city like Indy could professionally host a world-class event like Super Bowl XLVI, a delegation of RV industry people will be visiting the Hoosier state capital next week...

Trio Dead in South Florida RV Park Standoff

When a standoff that began at the Highland Woods RV Park in Pompano Beach, Fla., Thursday evening (Feb. 9) finally ended early today, three people were dead including a 9-year-old boy. Two others, a woman and a 7-year-old boy, were badly hurt. According to the Broward...

North Dakota Walmart Clears Out the 'Campers'

The Walmart parking lot in Williston, N.D., and the many people that have lived there during the past three years have been featured in the New York Times, CNN, YouTube, NBC and countless other regional, national and even international media organizations. The parking...