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Nov. RV Wholesale Shipments Jumped 25.2%

RV wholesale shipments to retailers in November 2012 were reported at 20,561 units, up 25.2% from this same month last year, the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA)  reported. On a seasonally adjusted basis, November’s total represented an annual rate of...

FAA Nixes 40-Site RV Park at an Idaho Airfield

A recreational vehicle park isn’t a compatible use on or near airport property, a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) official said in e-mails to officials associated with the Lewiston-Nez Perce County Regional Airport in Lewiston, Idaho. According to the...

Drought Update: Dryness Subsides at Year-End

      Weather Summary:   Over the last seven days, a couple winter storm systems moved across the United States, bringing much-needed precipitation to some of the drought areas.  Widespreadareas of an inch or more of precipitation occurred across the...

‘Cliff’ Concerns Subdue Consumer Sentiment

U.S. consumers peering over the “fiscal cliff” don’t like what they see. The Associated Press reported that fears of sharp tax increases and government spending cuts set to take effect next week sent consumer confidence tumbling in December to its lowest level since...

Travel Channel to Air Mega RV Countdown Jan. 6

The Travel Channel will premiere “High Noon Entertainment’s” 1-hour network TV special dubbed “Mega RV Countdown” at  8 p.m. PST/EST on Jan. 6, examiner.com reported. “High Noon Entertainment” — the shingle behind shows like HGTV’s “House...

Investors.com: RVs Outpacing General Market

Editor’s Note: The following is a breakdown of three key RV stocks by Investors Business Daily. Somewhere beyond the gloom of Washington’s fiscal cliff standoff, another couple is buying a brand-new, $100,000 motorhome. Recreational vehicle sales have rumbled to...

Report: Fed to Run Most State Health Exchanges

Editor’s Note: The following article was written by Jay MacDonald and  posted on www.bankrate.com. Based on widespread nonresponse from states that spent years fighting President Barack Obama’s landmark health care reform law, the federal government will...

CalARVC Announces Feb. 26 Regional Meeting

Thanks to some very generous sponsors, the California Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds (CalARVC) will be able to host a regional meeting in Paso Robles in California’s Central Coast region on Feb. 26, the association announced this week. Wine Country RV...

Go RVing Canada Compiles Top 5 Trends in 2012

Editor’s Note: The following is a list of the Top 5 RVing trends in Canada during 2012 compiled by Go RVing Canada. The past year saw growth on many levels for the RV industry. The year kicked off with outstanding RV show attendance figures and moved into the summer...

Ohio Clears Ash Borer Problem in State Parks

After the non-native Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) was discovered at some Ohio State Parks in western Ohio, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources’ (ODNR) Division of Forestry and Ohio State Parks formed a partnership to remove the affected ash trees. “The Division of...