Thanksgiving – Thursday Net – Nov 25th

November 25, 2020
Happy Thanksgiving! Thursday’s net will be an informal get together. There will not be a net control operator as we all have some family engagements at that time… don’t worry we’re all being safe about it. If you’re on air at 8pm tomorrow just throw your call sign out there and say Happy Thanksgiving!

Club Elections – 18th November 2020

September 30, 2020
Elections for Club Officers will be held on 18th November 2020 Further information will follow. Attached below is a sample ballot for the upcoming Club election. Click to Download November 2020 Ballot

POTA Activation at Shabbona Lake State Park

September 11, 2020
Last Labor Day weekend, I headed out with my portable radio gear to Shabbona Lake State Park, designation (POTA K-4103) with the intent to do a POTA (Parks On The Air) activation.  For those that know me, they know how much I enjoy the outdoors, and combining it with ham radio is an added bonus.

A “Thank You” to SARC

August 31, 2020
It was with much sadness that several club members, led by Dirk W0RI, helped to remove an antenna tower from the home of silent key Ray, WA9BLP. Ray’s wife Millie was extremely grateful to the group that volunteered their time to complete the tower take down, and sent the following thank you note:   Mike, … Continue reading "A “Thank You” to SARC"