With some recent changes around the world the DXCC Most Wanted List has been modified. To see the new list go to
The Mike and Key Amateur Radio Club will hold their Electronics Show and Flea Market at the Washington State Fair Grounds,Pavilion Exhibition Hall in Puyallup Washington. For more information go to
In the immediate future the Halifax Radio Club will have a new home in a Hammond Plains Fire Hall. Congratulations to all involved. To learn more about this event as well as what is going on in the Ham radio community in the Maritimes go to
World Thinking Day is organized by the Girl Guides and promotes the use of amateur radio to make new friendships around the world.
2018 Burnaby Amateur Radio Club Annual Swap Meet
Sunday March 04 2018
Queensborough Community Centre, 920 Ewan Avenue, New Westminster, BC
Snack shop: Coffee, hot dogs, do-nuts.
Free Parking, Limited handicapped Parking. Arrive early.
Door Prize: ICOM 2m handheld FM transceiver.
Raffle Prize: ICOM 65W 2m FM mobile transceiver.
Cost: $6.00 at the door per person. Children under 12 years: free
Dealers: 8:30 am
Buyers: 10:00am to 1:00pm
Tables are priced at $25.00 each. This includes one seller. If you are sharing a table, add $6.00 per additional person. We require the names and call signs of all vendors for our records. All table Rentals must be prepaid .
Please contact Lou Beaubien VE7CGE to order tables, email@example.com
Scott Tilley has been invited to speak at the Society of Amateur Radio Astronomers 2018 meetings being held in California. The meetings will occur in early June 2018. To learn more go to
A satellite thought lost in space has been found by Scott Tilley. To learn more about this astronomer/radio operator go to
New reports indicate a numbers station operating out of North Korea. Initially detected in late January it continues its broadcasts into February
The article noted below will explain what a numbers station is all about. Who knows you may run across one as you move around the bands.
Environment Canada has issued multiple weather alerts for Vancouver Island and the southern part of BC. As always monitor your local media. To see the warnings go to
Once again we are reminded of the damage earthquakes do. Mexico suffered a 7.5 earthquake on Feb 16 2018. The url below has interesting information about the quake and the results.
The Society of Newfoundland Radio Amateurs (SONRA) will hold a special event station to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the SS Florizel