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Fed is Set to Resume Modest Interest Rate Hikes

The Federal Reserve’s first meeting under Jerome Powell’s leadership will likely end Wednesday (March 20) with an announcement that the Fed will resume its modest interest rate hikes. But, according to an Associated Press report, investors will be most attuned to what...

Cosmic Campground Part Of PBS Documentary

The Cosmic Campground International Dark Sky Sanctuary in Silver City, N.M., teamed up with Darley Newman of “Travels with Darley” to do a special on what the Campground is all about. The result is a video called “New Mexico’s Continental...

Mich. Campground Slowly Recovers From Flood

Nearly a month after historic flooding hit the area, Berrien Springs, Mich., village officials are breathing a sigh of relief that the worst is over, while they help repair the damage. Council members Monday (March 20) night reported on everything from the status of...

Minn. Campground Offering Online Reservations

Starting with the 2018 camping season, the Litchfield, Minn., city campground on Lake Ripley will be moving to online reservations. The Litchfield City Council voted unanimously March 3 to begin an online reservation program, similar to what other campgrounds and...

Deschutes To Open Campsites For Spring Break

Due to unseasonably warm conditions, the Deschutes National Forest near Bend, Ore., said Monday (March 20) it will be opening select campgrounds during the week of Bend-La Pine Schools’ spring break, as long as conditions remain favorable. For the week of March...

NCA Conference & Trade Show Is Well Attended

Cyndy Zbierski, executive director of the Northeast Campground Association (NCA), said that the 54th Northeast Conference on Camping and Trade Show, held from March 16-18 at the Double Tree by Hilton Boston North Shore in Danvers, Mass., had “amazing energy”. “It was...

’18 York RV Show Sees Near Record Attendance

Chilly temperatures but sunny skies brought out a nearly record crowd to the 40th Annual York RV Show held March 9-11 at Pennsylvania’s York Expo Center. The event is hosted by the Pennsylvania Campground Owners Association (PCOA). According to a press release, Show...

'Citrus Party' To Help Combat Mexican Fruit Fly

Winter Texans in RV parks face some special problems when it comes to backyard citrus trees. The question is who owns, or who is responsible, for the orange and lemon trees growing in the park? At times it’s the owner of the unit on the lot, but other times it’s the...

ARVC Michigan 45th Conference Now Underway

The Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds of Michigan’s (ARVC Michigan) 45th Annual Conference & Expo officially got underway Sunday (March 18) with a full day of seminars, presentations and a cracker barrel discussion. Held at the Soaring Eagle Casino &...

Mid-Atlantic Conference Ends On Positive Note

The 27th Annual Mid-Atlantic Coastal States Conference & Trade Show ended Wednesday (March 14) afternoon in Dover, Del., with a Cracker Barrel wrap-up of the event. Selena Littman of Candy Hill Campground in Winchester, Va., commented, “this is by far one of my...

Study Looking At 'Next Gen' Weather Warnings

Wind, rain, hail or tornadoes occur during every month of the year here in the ArkLaTex, but recently in east Texas a weather event served as a grim example of why warnings are in need of a next generation upgrade. A severe thunderstorm with damaging straight line...