As the prepper nation grows, one Olathe man takes stock

Mark Rinke of Olathe is co-organizer of a KC area network of 500 who prepare for social upheaval and violence

He’ll tell you what’s under his bed — food, and lots of it — but don’t ask to go to his house

Meanwhile, preppers have gathered this weekend near KCI

This week's circulars

In Depth

Govi’s journey: From attic to whole boy

A little boy, frail and unable to walk, is left all alone; will he be found in time?

Severely neglected children don’t heal in days or months, and they don’t do it alone

Five years on, Govi is so much stronger and sure of the love that surrounds him

WaterFire, a visual arts installation created by Barnaby Evans, returned Saturday night to Brush Creek on the Country Club Plaza.
JILL TOYOSHIBA jtoyoshiba@kcstar.com