EMCOMM MTG 3/10/18

CARES will be having our monthly EMCOMM Meeting this Saturday (3/10/18) starting at 9:00am at the CARS Clubhouse. Steve Nowak (KE8YN) will be demonstrating how to setup and install WinLink and how to operate the software to send and receive traffic and forms. He will also be demonstrating the ARES software for Read More …

Shamrock Marathon Needs Coms Operators

Tom Moore, WS9B, sent an email asking that I pass the word to CARS folks that the Shamrock Marathon need more hams to provide comm support for the event. If you’re interested in helping with the event contact Tom at 757-464-3482 or send an email to ws9b@earthlink.net. Via Barry, K5VIP

CARES AUXCOMM Set (Simulated Emergency Test) – Operation Tsunami 2018

CARES has registered to operate as a Ham Radio Station for this AUXCOMM Simulated Emergency Test event from the CARS clubhouse from 8am-2pm on January 27th, 2018. This information is for a Simulated Emergency Test and not an actual emergency! CARES AUXCOMM Set (Simulated Emergency Test) – Operation Tsunami 2018

WINTER STORM WARNING

AREAS AFFECTED: HERTFORD, NC; BERTIE, NC; MAINLAND DARE, NC; CURRITUCK, NC; PERQUIMANS, NC; CAMDEN, NC; GATES, NC; CHOWAN, NC; PASQUOTANK, NC; ISLE OF WIGHT, VA; SOUTHAMPTON, VA; CITY OF CHESAPEAKE, VA; CITY OF FRANKLIN, VA; CITY OF NORFOLK, VA; CITY OF PORTSMOUTH, VA; CITY OF SUFFOLK, VA; CITY OF VIRGINIA Read More …