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Winegard® DISH® Playmaker™ OS 2.1 with HDTV available now

(NOVEMBER 27, 2018) — Winegard announced in a press release today that a new upgrade to the DISH Playmaker will include expanded HDTV coverage...

German RV component company Truma picks Elkhart County for its U.S. HQ

Instead of an American company leaving for a foreign country, Truma Corporation, a leading European supplier of RV components, announced plans to put its...

RV shipments decline in October

The RV Industry Association’s October survey of manufacturers found that total RV shipments finished the month with 43,568 wholesale shipments, a decrease of 11...

Guidebook of free campgrounds updated after four years

By Bob Difley Any RVer that has been on the road for awhile likely has a dog-eared and ragged copy of Don Wright's Guide to...

RVs parked on Palo Alto streets, rented to workers in Silicon Valley

The American Way: Find a need and fill it. That is what a new breed of landlord has brought to the Bay Area, where...

Amazon’s minimum wage increase costs hourly workers bonuses

Amazon's just announced minimum wage increase for its hourly workers comes with a trade-off: no more monthly bonuses and annual stock awards, Amazon confirmed...

Amazon raises minimum wage to $15/hr. for seasonal workers

There is good news for work campers and RVers that work seasonal jobs, especially in the Amazon warehouses during the holiday season. Amazon has...

Nearby drivers help fifth-wheel owner douse flames

Contrary to some observations of our current times, good Samaritans still exist, at least in Logan, Idaho. On Tuesday morning several drivers came to...

RV Industry Association president takes long RV road trip

By Frank Hugelmeyer  President, RV Industry Association I am not a stranger to on-the-move travel. It has been a constant necessity in business and my wife,...

Airstream says “cease and desist” to new Silver Streak plans

It had been 20 years since Silver Streak manufactured travel trailers, the aluminum-bodied brand launched in 1946. Entrepreneur Ellie Dillon acquired the rights from...