Need a bug-out bag? Here are the 5 best emergency preparedness kits for 2022

You know what they say about an ounce of prevention. Being prepared in case of an emergency, whether it’s a flood, hurricane, earthquake, tornado or [enter disaster-of-choice here], will give you control over a scary situation. Emergency preparedness kits (aka “bug-out bags”) contain basic supplies, but they’re supplies that could save your life — and … Read more

B.C. urges preparedness and strategy to fight extreme climate events

VANCOUVER — A combination of 18 years of preparation, resourceful adaptation and a stroke of luck helped a small British Columbia community avoid being overrun by an aggressive wildfire last August, says its mayor. Mayor Robin Smith of Logan Lake said she still gets goosebumps when she thinks about how close the community, southwest of … Read more