Live Stream of the 146.820 Repeater

Thanks to Van, KM4KBS, we are able to stream our 146.820 repeater’s analog feed over the internet.  Go to on air activities in the top menu bar and you will see the 146.820 live stream button. I do not know if this will stream digital communications or not.  

70cm/33cm/23cm, 440Mhz/900Mhz/1.2Ghz Bands

This video explains the 70cm, 33cm, and 23cm bands. These are all bands that can be used by technician class operators. Special thanks to KJ4YZI for putting together these informative videos. I highly recommend you subscribe to his youTube channel as he has many informative videos.

ARRL 2017 Teachers Institutes on Wireless Technology Accepting Applications Until May 1

ARRL is accepting applications for summer 2017 Teachers Institute on Wireless Technology sessions until May 1. This summer’s sessions will be held in Dayton, Ohio — hosted by the Dayton Amateur Radio Association (DARA) — and at ARRL Headquarters in Newington, Connecticut. (DARA also helps to sustain the program as Read More …

RadioShack Again Files for Bankruptcy

Once the go-to store for radio amateurs, electronics tinkerers, and shortwave listeners, RadioShack has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy for the second time in 2 years, placing the future of its remaining stores in jeopardy. The 1743 retail outlets that survived RadioShack’s 2015 bankruptcy were acquired by General Wireless Inc, Read More …

Former White House Cybersecurity Advisor Howard A. Schmidt, W7HAS, SK

Howard A. Schmidt, W7HAS, of Muskego, Wisconsin — a global leader in cybersecurity and the first person to hold the post of White House Cybersecurity Coordinator — died on March 2. An ARRL member, he was 67. Schmidt served both Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama as their administrations’ Read More …