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WARC hosting Dr. Bob Heil K9EID

WARC hosting Dr. Bob Heil K9EID via Zoom as our first expert guest speaker at our monthly club meeting November 11th, 2021. The club meeting and the presentation is open to anyone. To attend, membership is not required. “Bob Heil is a sound and radio engineer most well-known for creating …

Wooster Half Marathon

Wayne County ARES is looking for volunteers to help provide communication for the Wooster half marathon. The event will take place October 30th, 2021 starting at 7:30am and should be over by 11:00am. A 2 meter radio is the only equipment you will need to provide. If you would like …

Incoming QSL Bureau

The 8th call area incoming QSL bureau is asking for everyone’s help with solving their unclaimed QSL card problem. If you haven’t already been in contact with them, then let them know what you would like done with your incoming QSL cards. In the Wooster area, we have a few …

FCC RF Exposure Evaluation

As of May 3, 2021, the updated FCC RF exposure evaluation rules go into effect. Starting May 3, 2023 we are required to comply with the new rule. A change made to a current station between now and May 3, 2023 also requires an RF exposure evaluation. This rule change …

It’s coming! Ohio NVIS Day 2021 will be held April 24, Saturday, from 10AM until 4PM EDT.

NVIS Day, 2021 It’s coming!  Ohio NVIS Day 2021 will be held April 24, Saturday, from 10AM until 4PM EDT.  The purpose of NVIS day is to construct and try various antenna ideas, all working as NVIS (Near Vertical Incident Skywave) antennas.  These antennas are low to the ground and …

John Lilburn KF4UTY SK

WOOSTER – John F. Lilburn, 90 of Wooster passed away on Tuesday, March 23, 2021 at West View Healthy Living surrounded by his loving family. He was born July 22, 1930 in Swampscott, MA the son of Charles D. and Margaret Christie Lilburn.  He married Caroline N. Snell on February …