Five Things You Need to Know Today: April 20

Since I like things to come in fives (and tens), here are five things YOU need to know TODAY! 1. New Winnebago “ONE” Travel Trailer Available Forest City, Iowa-based Winnebago Industries, a leading recreation vehicle manufacturer has launched the company’s first Winnebago brand travel trailer since 1983. Unique features on the Winnebago ONE include standard […]

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Endangered Whooping Cranes Winding Down Unusual Year

It’s been an unusual year for whooping cranes in Texas and the endangered species’ spring migration is the latest example. Researchers report several whooping crane families initiated their spring migration nearly a month earlier than usual, with some birds having already reached South Dakota, according to a Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) news release. […]

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Five Things You Need to Know Today: January 20

Since I like things to come in fives (and tens), here are five things YOU need to know TODAY! 1. Virginia State Parks Set Overnight Visitation Record Virginia State Parks celebrated its 75th anniversary in 2011with contests, special events, and near-record attendance. They also hosted more overnight visitors than any year in history. Overnight attendance […]

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RVers Who Do Bad Things

While most RVers are good people, occasionally a bad apple or two gets thrown into the mix. In today’s post I focus on cases involving an arsonist, sexual assault, marijuana bust, child molester, and an attempted sexual assault during the Memorial Day Weekend. Arizona: Woman arrested for RV arson Lana Renee Meadville, 45, of Kingman […]

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Tornadoes: The What, When & Where

Tornadoes are nature’s most violent storms. People, recreational vehicles, cars, and even buildings may be hurled aloft by tornado-force winds—or simply blown away. Most injuries and deaths are caused by flying debris. A tornado is a vertical funnel of violently rotating air extending from a thunderstorm to the ground. The most violent tornadoes are capable […]

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