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Oregon Museum Complex Plans Campground

Things are hopping at the Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum complex in Oregon, where construction crews have broken ground for a new chapel, campground, Scout memorial and adventure park, and hope to soon begin work on the complex’s first lodging facility as well,...

Max Hammer Stands Behind Alberta RV Park

Editors Note: The following Letter to the Editor appeared in the Whitecourt Star, Whitecourt, Alberta. It pertains to the Sagitawah RV Park near Whitecourt, which received notice last month that their application to continue operations through the winter was denied,...

Sandy-Damaged Md. Park Puts Out Welcome Mat

The Maryland Association of Campgrounds and the Hagerstown-Washington County Convention and Visitors Bureau recently announced that the association’s fall conference will be held Wednesday (Nov. 7) at the Antietam-Hagerstown KOA, near Williamsport, Md., the Hagerstown...

Judge Rules for Texas Advertising, Schaeffer

A federal judge has ruled quickly on a lawsuit filed by Southeast Publications Inc. against Texas Advertising Inc., its affiliate AGS and company president, Brian Schaeffer. In the suit filed Oct. 10 in U.S. District Court in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Southeast...

Drought: Sandy Eliminated Most Dry Spots

This U.S. Drought Monitor week has been dominated primarily by the passing of the Hurricane Sandy and her remnants. This powerful, far-reaching storm passed along the East Coast before making landfall near Atlantic City, N.J., on Monday and combining with a...

CRS Touts Adventure Series Water Sports Line

Commercial Recreation Specialists (CRS) now brings the action of outdoor water sports to the shallower depths of pools with the new Adventure Series. The Adventure Series is an exciting new line of water sport products that inspires more active play, according to a...

Statue of Liberty, Other Victims Recovering

The Statue of Liberty is closed indefinitely after Hurricane Sandy’s massive storm surge flooded its New York Harbor home, the New York Daily News reported. Liberty Island and its historic neighbor, Ellis Island, were both victimized by the record high water level in...

Good Sam Expects Big Crowd at Daytona Rally

Punctuating a strong year on the RV show circuit, Good Sam Enterprises LLC rolls out its third consumer rally this weekend as more than 3,300 rigs have gathered for the Nov. 2-4 event at Florida’s famed Daytona International Speedway. “We had more than 3,300 rigs...

New Mexico Town Eyes Sani-Star RV Dump

Within the village of Eagle Nest, N. M., RV dumping areas are few and far between. To increase the availability of these cleanup areas, Eagle Nest Village Council member Bill Lowery introduced the possibility of constructing pay-for, automated dumping sites within the...

Texas: Don't Open RV Park to Oilfield Workers

The Texas body that governs public parks that receive grant funding says the city of Gonzales’ use of J.B. Wells Park as a long-term RV park is in violation of the agreement under which the city received grant funds, and the state wants the city to implement “a policy...

Report: October's Jobless Rate Rises to 7.9%

The final bit of pre-election economic news came out today and it bore a mixed message. The unemployment rate rose to 7.9% in October from 7.8% in September. However, U.S. employers added 171,000 jobs in October, and hiring was stronger in August and September than...