Stories about the people, companies, and organizations that call Central Oregon home.
Tuesday, August 13, 2013
Prepper Up is a new store in downtown Prineville that specializes in general sporting goods and survival gear. As the name implies the owners, Cynthia & Ray Graves, want people to be prepared for anything - natural disasters, economic collapse, even a tyrannical government. Listen to this fascinating 10-minute conversation and learn how the term "Survivalist" has morphed into the "Prepper" movement - and why this new store is doing so well in the county with the second highest unemployment in the state. (This show was first broadcast this morning on The Point - KPOV 88.9 FM's daily news show.)