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VDOT prepping for upcoming winter storm – WVIR
17 Jan
4:52

VDOT prepping for upcoming winter storm – WVIR

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) – The Virginia Department of Transportation is getting ready for the possibility of a winter storm this weekend, and it wants people to be prepared ahead of time. “Now we are assessing supplies that we have,” VDOT Spokesperson Lou Hatter said. “We’re reloading fuel, sand, salt, even […]

Marylanders, State Highway Administration Prepping For Snow Sunday, Monday – CBS Baltimore
16 Jan
4:46

Marylanders, State Highway Administration Prepping For Snow Sunday, Monday – CBS Baltimore

LUTHERVILLE-TIMONIUM, Md. (WJZ) — Maryland is getting ready for another round of winter weather. “We’re preparing for this storm the way we do with every storm. We’re putting all resources and our people to it,” said Shantee Felix, a spokeswoman for the Maryland State Highway Administration. ” READ MORE: Maryland Weather: […]

10 Best Emergency Food Kits in 2022 – Food Kits for Emergencies – Popular Mechanics
15 Jan
4:46

10 Best Emergency Food Kits in 2022 – Food Kits for Emergencies – Popular Mechanics

Staff, Courtesy of ReadyWise September is National Preparedness Month, so if you’ve been thinking about stocking up on emergency food kits and other supplies, now is a great time to do it. Making the investment couldn’t be more timely, with the floods, droughts, and wildfires we’ve witnessed this past summer […]

Will Peeing Around Your Campsite Really Help Keep Animals Away? – Backpacker Magazine
14 Jan
4:45

Will Peeing Around Your Campsite Really Help Keep Animals Away? – Backpacker Magazine

Got a question about survival? Send it to Backpacker. Are bears, mountain lions, and other predators attracted to, or repelled by human urine? I often ‘set up a perimeter’ when camping in bear country by peeing in different locations outside of camp. Is this effective or am I just watering […]

UPDATED: HN READERS DONATE EMERGENCY COLD WEATHER SURVIVAL… – hyannisnews.com
13 Jan
4:38

UPDATED: HN READERS DONATE EMERGENCY COLD WEATHER SURVIVAL… – hyannisnews.com

First, an update: HN has just learned that Mary is being put up in a hotel this evening and possibly will be in that hotel until March! Second, temps are dropping close to single digits this evening. If anyone knows of any homeless individuals stranded on the streets or in […]

Best Survival Books: Essential Reading for the Prepared – Field & Stream
12 Jan
4:29

Best Survival Books: Essential Reading for the Prepared – Field & Stream

Published Oct. 15, 2021 A small collection of survival books is a great investment for the outdoorsperson, prepper, survivalist, or even those with just casual interest in such matters. The idea is to put together a reference library that you can use to not just educate yourself and your family, […]

Skiing and survival shelters: soldier winter fieldwork at Fort McCoy – ArmyTimes.com
11 Jan
4:26

Skiing and survival shelters: soldier winter fieldwork at Fort McCoy – ArmyTimes.com

As soldiers in warmer climes don an extra layer for their brisk winter breeze or break out the shovel should they face that rare snowstorm, others up at Fort McCoy, Wisconsin, spent some field time skiing, dragging sleds for group tent set ups and building survival shelters from scratch. Check […]

The best survival kits that won’t fail you when everything else does – Task & Purpose
10 Jan
4:16

The best survival kits that won’t fail you when everything else does – Task & Purpose

Published Oct. 4, 2021 If Bear Grylls taught us anything, it’s that a successful survival plan begins by immediately drinking as much of your own urine as possible. Once that’s done, you can move on to things like creating a shelter, obtaining food, and navigating to safety. Having a kit […]

Stuck in the Car? Essential Items for Your Car’s Winter Survival Kit – Autoweek
09 Jan
4:06

Stuck in the Car? Essential Items for Your Car’s Winter Survival Kit – Autoweek

A massive snowstorm buried the East Coast recently, stranding hundreds of motorists along the I-95 corridor in freezing temperatures after a major crash involving several tractor-trailers. Many were stuck for 24 hours or more, without food or water. If you were driving through Virginia that day, would you have been […]

Alex Jones Raked in $165 Million Over Three Years Selling Supplements and Prepper Gear – Rolling Stone
08 Jan
4:06

Alex Jones Raked in $165 Million Over Three Years Selling Supplements and Prepper Gear – Rolling Stone

Hawking supplements and survival gear has been quite a lucrative business for Alex Jones. The conspiracy theorist raked in $165 million from the Infowars store over three years beginning in September 2015, all while begging his supporters to help him stay financially solvent, records obtained by Huff Post revealed on […]