Llano River sweeps away West Texas RV park, at least 4 missing

At least four people are missing after the flooding Llano River in Junction, Texas, washed away an RV park on Monday morning (Oct. 8) in this small West Texas city, reports the Daily Journal. Kimble County Sheriff Hilario Cantu said Monday morning that no fatalities have been confirmed in the floods in Junction, about 140 miles west of Austin, but…

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Pepper spray released at campground sends one to hospital

Texas State Police responding to a “possible Mass Casualty Hazardous Materials incident” at Cozy Hills Campground on Sunday resulted in six people “evaluated” and one taken to a hospital after “a release of pepper spray,” according to the Bantam Fire Company’s Facebook page and reported by the Houston Chronicle. A dispatcher with Litchfield County Dispatch said pepper spray was diffused…

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Suspects disappear after assaulting woman in motorhome

A bizarre altercation between a property owner and a woman living in a motorhome on the property resulted in a search by Spokane Valley, Washington, deputies for suspects that could face potential charges of first-degree burglary and fourth-degree assault, reports KHQ. Deputies responded to the reported assault in the 900 block of N. Burns Thursday night at 7:20 p.m. The…

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Solano County fire smoke blankets Bay Area on busy day of fires

A flurry of Northern California wildfires made RVers and residents nervous as firefighters scrambled to put out several fires Sunday, including a fast-spreading grass fire in Solano County as gusty winds spread smoke throughout the Bay Area, where residents were already on high alert. The biggest blaze, called the Branscombe Fire, broke out Sunday morning at Travis Air Force Base…

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Casinos offer RVers secure overnight camping, games, cheap buffets

The popularity of recreation vehicles among retirees and millennials continues to grow, placing more RVs on the road and tightening the availability of campsites for RVers traveling long distances that simply want a safe place to pull off the highway and sleep for a few hours before continuing their journey. And many of these RVers are looking for ways to…

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