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Overturned fifth wheel RV at  Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts in Bagley, Wis.

Overturned fifth wheel RV at Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts in Bagley, Wisconsin

Severe weather caused damage at a campground south of La Crosse, Wis. on Wednesday night.

Strong winds overturned four campers at Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts in Bagley, Wis. Several trees were also knocked down, some of them landing on campers.

“We got several trailers on their sides and stuff here,” Bagley Fire Chief Fred White said. “A lot of trees down, electrical wires down. About half of the township is without power right now, so that’s what we’ve seen on our survey of the township.”

No one was seriously injured, and crews are working to restore power to the area.

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E PLAINS, N.Y., Feb. 18 — Drew Industries Incorporated reported that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Lippert Components, Inc., agreed in principle to acquire certain intellectual property and other assets from Michigan-based Schwintek, Inc.

The purchase would include several products for which patents are pending, including innovative RV wall slides that are considerably lighter, more space efficient, and even more reliable than previous RV slide-out designs.

“With our proven ability to manufacture and market quality products and provide excellent customer service, we are confident these products will quickly gain acceptance throughout the RV industry,” said Fred Zinn, Drew’s President and CEO. “Through this transaction, we would gain a significant opportunity to increase our content in both towable RVs and motorhomes.”

Level-Up™ System

In a separate transaction, Lippert Components today acquired the patent-pending design for a six-point leveling system for fifth wheel RVs. The purchase price was $1.4 million payable at closing, plus an earn-out depending on future unit sales of the system.
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