New This Week:

I'll be rebuilding this section for  the April 20th program. 


Links to accredited sites for Flu information
Oregon Health Authority (OHA)
Jackson County Health
Johns Hopkins University Coronavirus site

Updates on air filters and the Corona Virus:

Best Masks and Filters for Virus protection

Update on the Corona Virus and its impact.2/7/2020

+2A Actions: Reach Out and take action
You may need to copy and paste the email addresses in your letters.

Pam Marsh- Rep Dist 5
900 Court Street NE
Salem, OR 97301

Jeff Golden Dist 3
900 Court St NE, S-421, Salem, OR, 97301

Jackson County Commissioners
Jackson County Courthouse
10 South Oakdale Ave. Room 214
Medford, OR 97501

Rick Dryer:
Phone: 541-774-6118
FAX: 541-774-6705

Colleen Roberts:
Phone: 541-774-6117
FAX: 541-774-6705

Bob Strosser
Phone: 541-774-6119
FAX: 541-774-6705

Local Vendors: Alphabetical

Army-Navy-Marine Store (Central Point) 

Blackbird (Blackbird Shopping Center) Medford (Say hi to Tom for us.)

Coastal (Coastal Farm and Ranch)- Medford

Legendary Arms -Central Point

Sportsman's Warehouse- Medford

Online Resources: In the order added by date.

Happy Preppers
The Bugout Bag Guide: Get Home Bag Guide

The Prepper Journal: Get Home Bag Guide

Survival Dispatch blog site: (1/6/19) Survival Dispatch

Reality (2/24/19)

Ready to Go Survival (3/25/19)  

12/10/19 (New)

Quadra Tactical
Quadra Tactical a strong shell carrier that Velcros to your frame. It's made for 12-16 and 20 gauge shells. Visit their site for full details on their products.


Firesteel Video Tip:

Dealing  with Psychological Issue of Survival  

Featured 2/17/19

Goal Zero Solar Products (Lights, Lithium Generators and Solar Panels)

Book on Medicinal Herbs (The Complete Medicinal Herbal: A Practical Guide to the Healing Properties of Herbs)

Sandras Information on Homeopathic solutions:

  • Rhus Tox- better with movement 

  • Ruta Grav- better with less movement 

  • Arnica Montana-shock and injury 

  • Cayenne pepper- 90,000  Heat Units

  • Comfrey- The Knitting Bone Herb

Book on Wilderness Survival Skills (Camping & Wilderness Survival, 2nd: The Ultimate Outdoors Book)

(Books are available from  usual sources both online and locally.)

Featured  1/20/19

Water treatment drops. 

*Highly rated: Purinize

Featured on 1/13/19 

Outdoor Gear Lab
Active Junky
Portable Guide: Solar Power
Oregon Firearms Federation

Featured on 12/30/18 (Can't find the direct link to the Hunting Story. It was in the Jan/Feb 2017 Issue on Page 45)

Featured 12/2/18: Recommendation for Filters and Gas Masks 

CERT: Medford  

Training and Information  link

Jackson County Emergency Citizen Alert Contact link

Sacrament Bee News Story link

Featured 11/18: Rogue Valley Amateur Radio Club.

        Sample Ham Radio and  Comparisons

        Wool Blanket

        Water Purification Tablets 

        Be Prepared/Emergency Essentials- (Reviewed this week)

*Featured 11/12: The Prepared:  Website full of resources and reports

           Water Filter Combo  Suggestions from this week. Scroll to content, near the top.

           5.11 RUSH 72 Pack- $169.99/ 5.11 site.

           Kelty Reding Pack: $140/Amazon

           Fox Outdoor Field Pack  $53/Amazon

           Durable water storage choices  with Food Grade Plastic

           *My Choice: Reliance Rhino Pak Amazon/ $19.99 Price up from 15.99 perviously. ( 2 ordered so far.)

           Water  Storage Solution. (55 gal size) is similar to unscented chlorine bleach. Eight (8) drops per gallon is the recommended amount. Available locally as well.

Back Packs: 5.11 Tactical Large choice of bags and styles.

                     3V Gear Paratus 3-Day Operator's Tactical Backpack Amazon
Silcox Key- Amazon  
Super Light Mini The fire starter  :-)

Water Filter Comparisons
Bath Tub Liner  One of many options I found.

Fire Starter- Flint Metal Match Set

Season One Podcasts

New Episode arriving on June 20th.

It's up and ready to go! I have begun our second season. I will be updating some products, dropping others and we will be heading down some exciting roads. Please join me now, and share topics with me here you want to learn more about. 

Think of these courses as a suit of armor that will help to shield you and your family from danger and add security to your life.