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Annual 13 Colonies Special Event

2022 Event Dates / July 1 (9AM Eastern) to July 7 (Midnight Eastern) (July 1, 2022-1300 UTC to July 8, 2022-0400 UTC) YOU DO NOT NEED ALL 13 COLONIES TO GET THE CERTIFICATE YOU DO NOT NEED TO GET THE 2…

Zoom Meerting

Thursday Zoom Session

Howdy, It’s once again time for our weekly Zoom Meeting tomorrow evening.  This week our Zoom Meeting is on the evening before Field Day preparations begin.  I know we are all excited about Field Day whether we are operating at home…

Kids Day!

Saturday June 18, 2022 is ARRL Kid’s Day. Below is the ARRL announcement. Please grab a kid or two and join in on the fun! ARRL Kids Day is on Saturday, June 18, and will run from 1800 UTC through…

Club Grant Program Webinar

Folks, I just received the information below From Mike Walters, W8ZY Field Services Manager. Please mark your calendars and plan to attend. We are planning another webinar for the Club Grant Program. This is planned to be a very short…

Club Grant Program — Additional Resources

Hello All, We are now into June and I hope you all are making progress on applying for a ARRL Club Grant for your club. It is rare when funding is available to support and help clubs grow and I…

ARRL Foundation Grant Program for Clubs

As most of you know the application period for clubs to apply for a grant up to $25,000 is open and will close June 30, 2022.  Information on applying for a grant is available on the ARRL website.  Go to:…

2022 Dayton Hamvention

The 2022 Dayton Hamvention® — May 20-22 — Is Ready to Go The gates are set to open at 9 AM on Friday, May 20, for the 70th Gate 8 at the Greene County Fairgrounds on Wednesday stands ready to…

Having trouble with your ARRL email?

Folks, I’ve received inquiries from a few of our fellow hams regarding access to the ARRL website and their not being able to receive emails from the ARRL email proxy site arrl.net.  Below is some information that should answer many…

FCC Has Resolved Technical Issues and Resumes Processing Amateur Radio License Applications

The ARRL Volunteer Examiner Coordinator (VEC) reports that the FCC Universal Licensing System (ULS) electronic batch filing (EBF) system is back online and functioning normally. A message sent by the FCC ULS EBF Team to VECs explains that the technical issues with ULS…

Yes Virginia, There Is An Amateur Radio Santa Claus

There is rarely enough money for Amateur Radio clubs to do everything they wish to do or to provide all the services to its Members and the public they would like to provide. But sometimes opportunity does knock. Since last…