RV Park and Campground Briefs

June 19, 2012 by   - () Comments Off on RV Park and Campground Briefs



The Broken Spoke Campground in Sturgis announced the inaugural “Miss Broken Spoke Saloon” contest Aug. 6-8 in conjunction with the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally July 30-Aug. 12.

All contestants will receive a special $200 welcome kit including a free tent site at the campground, a special gift package, free admission to all on-site events and VIP treatment. Accepted contestants will be competing in the areas of congeniality, swimsuit, talent/bar games and runway competition. Don’t miss out on your opportunity to win valuable prizes as well as the title of the first “Miss Broken Spoke Saloon.”

Registration is available now through July 27 online at


From The Associated Press:

A wildfire that has charred nearly 92 square miles in northern Colorado since it began 10 days ago is now 50 percent contained, authorities said.


From the Magnolia Reporter:

Objections from Western Hills subdivision residents were not enough to stop the Magnolia Planning Commission on Monday (June 18) from giving its final approval to plans for a recreational vehicle park off West University.

Last month, the commission gave conditional approval to an RV park that Donnie and Deborah Wilson want to create on land they bought from Brenda Hickey. The commission asked Randy Ray with Ray and Associates to come back with more detailed plans for the RV park, including the placement of fences, roads and pad sites.

Ray did so on Monday, and the commission voted 5-0 to approve the park’s placement.

Earlier in the meeting, Western Hills residents voiced concerns about the RV park. They said they should have received more notice about the proposal, and that more planning should go into it. They also expressed concerns that having an RV park in the neighborhood might affect their property values.






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