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Daily Archives: November 14, 2018

RV Daily Tips Newsletter 1006

Issue 1006 • November 15, 2018 This newsletter is brought to you Monday through Thursday by RVtravel.com and is funded primarily through voluntary subscription contributions...

RV driver dies from tire blowout. Prevent it happening to you

News item from November 14, 2018: LAKELAND, FL — A 47-year-old Naples man died Sunday in a one-vehicle accident on Interstate 4. Florida Highway Patrol investigators...
maintenance and repair

How do I winterize my ice maker?

Dear Gary, How do I winterize my ice maker? I have a Norcold refrigerator in a Fleetwood motorhome. —Larry R. Dear Larry, Here are the steps, as...

Hey, Turkey! A history of the wild turkey in North America

The RoVing Naturalist By Dennis Prichard Hey, Turkey! Ol’ Ben Franklin sure didn’t know what he was talking about when he suggested the wild turkey for our national...

Study shows wildlife-related recreation on BLM land boosts rural economies

A first-of-its-kind study released recently by The Pew Charitable Trusts and several national sporting groups found that hunting and other wildlife-related recreation on tracts...

RVtravel.com to debut newsletter for beginning RVers

RVtravel.com, one of America's longest running websites about recreation vehicles and the RV lifestyle, will debut a new online newsletter this coming Friday, November...

California’s Camp Fire death toll rises to 48, only 35% contained

As firefighters battle the Camp Fire Wednesday in Butte County north of Sacramento, more human remains will likely be found as searchers comb through...

Hurricane Florence victims receive FEMA trailers – but no keys

Finally victims of Hurricane Florence in Pender County, North Carolina, have received FEMA-supplied trailers for housing, but have been surprised to find they can’t...

Oregon couple loses uninsured motorhome and all their possessions in RV fire

A La Pine, Oregon, couple lost their motorhome and all their possessions after a fire that broke out in the engine compartment destroyed the...

Motorhome parking restrictions change for Hurricane Michael victims

Florida's Washington County Planning Commission has given the go-ahead to County Planner Steve Cramer to bring the issue of amending an ordinance concerning the...