Amateur Radio was available when the power generating station in Puerto Rico shut down. The entire story can be found at
Another example of ham radio aiding the public. As members of the Huntsville Al.radio club demonstrated when they participated in a cycling event. To read the story go to
The phone portion of the Oceania DX contest will be held the weekend of Oct 8 2016. For more information go to
A US TV Station interviewed and morse code operator and explained ham radio. A positive media report for our hobby
Puerto Rico has lost power throughout the territory. Some ARES nets have been established. Please ensure the frequency is clear before you use it. I am working to obtain frequencies as this is published.
The Washington State ARRL Convention and the Spokane Hamfest will be held on Sept 24 2016. For all the information about the event go to
The nation wide Simulated Emergency Test will be held on Saturday Oct 8 2016. EXCEPT if you have an EOC or other operations in local government offices. Then the exercise will be held on Wednesday OCT 5 2016. For more information go to
AMSAT NA has released the results of their most recent elections. To see the results go to